This has become very popular of late, and is largely used; the not indelible, with water, making fine greys for wash drawing.
Students of wash drawing for process may take a middle course.
One large illustration, a wash drawing, made by a staff artist.
The ‘wash drawing’ is then sent to the engravers and a ‘half-tone’ plate made for use in the magazine.
However, the effect on a wash drawing is not satisfactory in the best hands.
Let us now look at two examples of wash drawing by process, lent by the proprietors of Black and White.
It was illustrated by a half-tone made from a wash drawing of one corner of the burlap room.
This is a good average example of what to expect by the half-tone process from a wash drawing.