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Engraving and Etching: A Handbook for the Use of Students and Print Collectors Friedrich Lippmann

Engraving and Etching: A Handbook for the Use of Students and Print Collectors

Friedrich Lippmann

Published September 27th 2015
ISBN : 9781330104767
Paperback
334 pages
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Excerpt from Engraving and Etching: A Handbook for the Use of Students and Print CollectorsThe following history of the art of engraving closes approximately with the beginning of the nineteenth century. The more recent developments of the art haveMoreExcerpt from Engraving and Etching: A Handbook for the Use of Students and Print CollectorsThe following history of the art of engraving closes approximately with the beginning of the nineteenth century. The more recent developments of the art have not been included, for the advent of steel-engraving, of lithography, and of modern mechanical processes has caused so wide a revolution in the reproductive arts that nineteenth-century engraving appears to require a separate history of its own and an entirely different treatment.The illustrations are all made to the exact size of the originals, though in some cases a detail only of the original is reproduced.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.