Definition of Senefelder
1. Noun. German printer who invented lithography (1771-1834).
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Literary usage of Senefelder
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1. English Coloured Books by Martin Hardie (1906)
"Aloys senefelder, the inventor lithography, was born at Prague in 1771 or 1772. the ... It is curious that both lake and senefelder aimed at some method of ..."
2. English Coloured Books by Martin Hardie (1906)
"Aloys senefelder, the inventor of lithography, was born at Prague in 1771 or 1772. ... It is curious that both Blake and senefelder aimed at some method of ..."
3. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1841)
"SEN senefelder, when young, was inclined to follow the profession of hie father, ... While this was passing through the press, senefelder made himself ..."
4. Typographia: an Historical Sketch of the Origin and Progress of the Art of by Thomas Curson Hansard (1825)
"The inventor was Mr. Alois senefelder, an actor at one of the theatres in Munich, ... Mr. senefelder pursued his invention with ardour from that period, ..."
5. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"senefelder, ALOYS, principally known ae the inventor of lithography, ... The young senefelder studied at Munich, and received a scholarship of 120 florins a ..."
6. The Gentleman's Magazine (1808)
"... and till very lately appears to have been universally allowed to, M. Aloisius senefelder of, Munich, from whom Mr. PH Andra unquestionably received it, ..."
7. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge edited by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1883)
"... senefelder, Aloys, the inventor of lithography, born in Prague, Nov. 6, 1771, died in Munich, Feb. 26, 1834. ..."