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12:13 Feb 9, 2009
English to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Printing & Publishing / label printing
English term or phrase: ink-drawn stones
Printed from ink-drawn stones in eight to ten colours.
Local time: 19:29

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5 +1imprimé en lithographie
Pierre Castegnier



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imprimé en lithographie

This the old form of lithographic printing (not the current offset lithography process). The stone acts as the plate on which you apply oily based ink on a stone after having blocked some parts with an hydrophylic material, which will remain unprinted.

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithography
Pierre Castegnier
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