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lift-ground


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Preferred Term

lift-ground

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Aquatint process in which the image is drawn on the plate with a water-soluble solution; the plate is covered with a ground and submerged in water which dissolves the solution, lifts the ground, and exposes the image areas so the plate can be etched.

Variations

etching, lift-ground

aquatint etching, lift-ground

lift-etching

lift-ground aquatint

lift-ground aquatint etching

lift-ground etching

lift ground

lift ground technique

liftground

aquatint, lift-ground

Broader Term

aquatint

Narrower Terms

sugar-lift

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