verb (used with object)
Origin of mezzotint
Related Words for mezzotintillustration, inscription, etching, lithograph, woodcut, engraving, reproduction, ingrain, chisel, inscribe, imprint, etch, embed, impression, scratch, cutting, print, chasing, intaglio, mezzotint
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Historical Examples of mezzotint
The mezzotint of Cotton Mather, made in 1727, sold for two shillings.Customs and Fashions in Old New England
Alice Morse Earle
Mezzotint is properly to be considered as chiaroscuro drawing on metal.
I never said that mezzotint ignored light and shade, or ought to do so.
The edge of the mouth is defined by a mezzotint at the point of union.Rodin: The Man and his Art
Several of his portraits he engraved with his own hand in line and mezzotint.