Definition of Aquatinting
1. aquatint [v] - See also: aquatint
Lexicographical Neighbors of Aquatinting
Literary usage of Aquatinting
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Etching, Engraving and the Other Methods of Printing Pictures by Hans Wolfgang Singer, William Strang (1897)
"CHAPTER VII aquatinting all methods of engraving upon copper, aqua- tinting displays most variety. Instead of naming the inventor of the art, ..."
2. The Print-collector's Handbook by Alfred Whitman (1902)
"aquatinting was invented in France, and introduced into England about the ... Though aquatinting has not been taken up with the enthusiasm bestowed upon ..."
3. Colour Printing and Colour Printers by R. M. Burch, William Gamble (1910)
"The key plate of " Hollyhocks," for example, one of Baxter's latest productions (1857) is a beautiful specimen of pure aquatinting, with traces of ..."
4. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1885)
"... who have been incessantly painting, lithographing, aquatinting, and etching for the sporting publishers and for private patrons of the turf. ..."
5. Works by Manuel Márquez Sterling, William Makepeace Thackeray, Leslie Stephen, Louise Stanage (1902)
"Those pictures were very funny, and that aquatinting and the gay-coloured plates very pleasant to witness ; but if we could not read the poem in those days, ..."
6. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray (1869)
"Those pictures were very funny, and that aquatinting and the gay-coloured plates very pleasant to witness; but if we could not read the poem in those days, ..."