ARTS 1301 (Ch. 7 Quiz)

ARTS 1301(Ch 7 - Chapter 7 Quiz 1 Prints make is possible for the general public to own original works of art because prints are less expensive

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Chapter 7 Quiz 1. Prints make is possible for the general public to own original works of art, because prints are less expensive than unique works by the same artist. True 2. The four major categories of printmaking processes are relief, intaglio, lithography and serigraphy 3. Relief is any printmaking technique in which the printing plate or matrix is carved with carving tools so that the areas that are not meant to be printed (that is, that are not meant to leave an image) are below the surface of the matrix. The image is printed from the remaining raised surface. 4. The Prophet by Emil Nolde Rain Shower on Ohashi Bridge by Ando Hiroshige. Woodcut is a relief printmaking technique in which the plank side of a block of wood is carved so as to leave the image areas raised from the background. Also the 5. Sharecropper by Elizabeth Catlett Linocut is a printmaking technique in which a block of linoleum is carved so as to leave the image areas raised above the surface of the block. It is softer and easier to carve than a woodcut block, but it is less durable in printing multiple impressions, which results in a smaller edition.
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2011 for the course ARTS 1301 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Blinn College.

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ARTS 1301(Ch 7 - Chapter 7 Quiz 1 Prints make is possible for the general public to own original works of art because prints are less expensive

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