Translation of engraving in Spanish:


grabado, n.

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈɡreɪvɪŋ//ɛnˈɡreɪvɪŋ//ɪnˈɡreɪvɪŋ//ɛnˈɡreɪvɪŋ/


  • 1

    (process, work)
    grabado masculine
  • 2

    • 2.1(block)

      plancha feminine
      • The monk reached down, took it out, and peered at the intricate engraving of Chinese characters.
      • Walking around the back of the island an engraving on the wall of a building intrigued me.
      • By the middle of the 1600s engravings depict the tower as three storeys high but dilapidated.
      • As well as contemporary bronzes and ivories, engravings were also being used as design sources.
      • The best illustrated edition of Jane Austen uses contemporary fashion plates, engravings of carriages, town scenes and so on.
      • They, it seems, were copied from books of engravings and photographs or from pictures painted by others.
      • All engravings are hand-made in the workshop from the original plates by a team of four specialists.
      • Fond of using wood as a medium, Frank began to gain recognition for his woodcuts and wood engravings.
      • Works of art include paintings, engravings, prints as well as original sculptures or statues.
      • There's some absolutely beautiful engravings in some of these early botanical books which they did.
      • Certain of the artist's plates, pictures and engravings had been sold in 1858 for £2,500.
      • For sheer numbers of prints and engravings reproduced, no other Victorian artist came close.
      • The shop specialises in maps, engravings, and prints from 1570 onwards.
      • Some cards were printed on simulated parchment, and some were illustrated with copperplate engravings.
      • These photographs were offered for sale to newspapers, where they supplemented the older tradition of line drawings and engravings.
      • On display will be a range of visual interpretations of characters and scenes, including early wood engravings and contemporary photographs.
      • The Napoleon book features engravings and watercolours showing the island of St Helena and portraits of the emperor and the Count De Las Cases.
      • His exploits were commemorated in a series of paintings, portraits and engravings.
      • The enormous influence of his woodcuts and engravings turned the print into a significant and distinctively German art form.
      • His best-known works are his wood engravings, which are mainly figure compositions and landscapes in a bold, clear style.

    • 2.2(copy)

      grabado masculine