zincography


zincography
   A lithographic process using zinc plates instead of stone ones.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

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  • Zincography — was a planographic printing process that used zinc plates. Alois Senefelder first mentioned zinc s lithographic use as a substitute for Bavarian limestone in his 1801 English patent specifications [K. Pearson, Lithographic Maps in Nineteenth… …   Wikipedia

  • Zincography — in*cog ra*phy, n. [Zinco + graphy.] The art or process of engraving or etching on zinc, in which the design is left in relief in the style of a wood cut, the rest of the ground being eaten away by acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zincography — [ziŋ käg′rə fē] n. [ ZINC + O + GRAPHY] the art or process of engraving or etching on zinc plates for printing zincographer n. zincographic [ziŋ΄kə graf′ik] adj. zincographical …   English World dictionary

  • zincography — cinkografija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Iškiliaspaudės formų gamybos būdas. atitikmenys: angl. zincography rus. цинкография …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zincography — zincographer, n. zincographic /zing keuh graf ik/, zincographical, adj. /zing kog reuh fee/, n. the art or process of producing a printing surface on a zinc plate, esp. of producing one in relief by etching away unprotected parts with acid. [1825 …   Universalium

  • zincography — noun A lithographic method of producing engravings using zinc plates …   Wiktionary

  • Zincography — Цинкография …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • zincography — zin·cog·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • zincography — zin•cog•ra•phy [[t]zɪŋˈkɒg rə fi[/t]] n. pri fia the process of producing a printing surface on a zinc plate, esp. of producing one in relief by etching away unprotected parts • Etymology: 1825–35; zinc+ o + graphy zin•cog′ra•pher, n. zin… …   From formal English to slang

  • zincography — /zɪŋkˈɒgrəfi/ (say zingk ogruhfee) noun the art or process of producing a printing surface on a zinc plate, especially of producing one in relief by etching away unprotected parts with acid. {zinc + o + graphy} –zincographer, noun –zincographic… …   Australian English dictionary