engraving

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13:45 Jul 20, 2009
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Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
English term or phrase: engraving
Definition from About.com: painting:
An illustration made by cutting lines into a surface (usually wood or metal), inking the surface, and then printing it. Also the process of creating such an illustration.

Example sentence(s):
  • In order to create quality detailed engravings, the engraver is required to accurately execute many cuts or lines in the metal that vary in length, width, and depth. Engraving School
  • Copper plate and wood engraving played an important role in the production of art prints and was commonly used throughout literature for the purpose of pictorial representations in the print industry. Adone Galleries
  • Artist Ron Adams, who says he is attracted to engraving because of its graphic, black-and-white quality and its close relationship to drafting, uses engraving to create meticulously detailed human figures. Collector's Guide
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4gravura, gravira, bakrorez
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gravura, gravira, bakrorez


Definition from Wikipedia:
Bakrorez ili gravura je grafička tehnika u kojoj se u bakrenu ploču oštrim udubljivačem urezuje crtež, čija se udubljenja, potom, ispunjavaju bojom

Example sentence(s):
  • Prije otkrića fotografije, graviranje se koristilo za reprodukciju ostalih umjetničkih oblika, primjerice slika. Gravure su nastavile biti uobičajene u izradi novina i mnogih knjiga u ranom 20. stoljeću pošto su bile jefitinije za korištenje u tisku od fotografskih slika. Graviranje se također oduvijek koristilo kao metoda originalne artističke ekspresije. - Wikipedia  
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