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One pair, possibly a set of self-portraits, features the same etching in both, but with curved shapes in four bright colors atop the second one.
The realistic depictions are etchings, while the simpler, more colorful pictures are monoprints.
The two swing-out windows in the kitchen appear to have some etching or scratching that has gotten worse.
The etching or scratch-like marks you see are caused by a failure of a low-e coating that was applied to the glass, Weaver said.
Apply window treatments such as etching and inexpensive sticker grids.
He had customized his new gun by etching in the words “better off this way” and “my ELF weapon.”Inside the Washington Navy Yard’s Building 197 During Alexis’s Rampage|Michael Daly|September 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Celluloid is to Dean what oil paint is to Titian or etching to Whistler.Tacita Dean: One of Today’s 10 Most Important Artists|Blake Gopnik|June 5, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Stranger still, artist Mark Evans originally created the leather etching for Campbell herself, to benefit her own charity.
The Pablo Picasso etching had stalled at a bid of $5,400, barely above its low estimate.
That day, I walked by the Vietnam Memorial and people were etching names on to front pages of newspapers.
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
The two walked along under the trees, which cast etching-like shadows in the broad moonlight, and neither talked much.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The edge of the tray or plate may be decorated either by piercing, embossing, etching, or enameling.Copper Work|Augustus F. Rose
Its drooping knotted threads also make a pretty etching upon the winter snow.A Year in the Fields|John Burroughs
It is advantageous to repeat the mopping-on process at intervals during the etching.A Handbook of Laboratory Glass-Blowing|Bernard D. Bolas
British Dictionary definitions for etching
Cultural definitions for etching
An artistic print made from a plate on which the artist has etched a design with acid. (Compare engraving.)