mezzotint engraving is the art of engraving on metal in tones.
The mezzotint of Cotton Mather, made in 1727, sold for two shillings.
Turner was engaged upon the series of pictures for his Liber Studiorum when he suddenly realised the value of mezzotint engraving.
mezzotint is properly to be considered as chiaroscuro drawing on metal.
A mezzotint by Gole, of Death appearing to a miser, treading on an hour-glass and playing on the violin.
Forty-three of them have been engraved by Faber in mezzotint.
mezzotint frontispiece by Martin, ten plates, and numerous woodcut illustrations.
We were taken to the top storey, where Haden was working on the mezzotint of the Breaking up of the Agamemnon.
She wanted to know the difference between a mezzotint and a stipple print.
Mr. Pelham was a portrait painter and a mezzotint engraver of unusual merit.