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Author Benson, Richard, 1943-

Title The printed picture / Richard Benson.

Imprint New York : Museum of Modern Art : Distributed in the United States and Canada by D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    770.9 BEN    Available
Description 338 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Note "To accompany the publication of this book, an exhibition, also titled The printed picture, is presented in The Edward Steichen Photography Galleries of The Museum of Modern Art, October 2008 through spring 2009"--T.p. verso.
Includes index.
Contents Relief printing : woodcut, metal type, and wood engraving -- Intaglio and planographic printing : engraving, etching, mezzotint, and lithography -- Color printing : hand coloring and multiple-impression color -- Bits and pieces : modern art prints, oddities, and photographic precursors -- Early photography in silver : daguerreotypes, early silver paper processes and tintypes -- Non-silver processes : carbon, blueprint, platinum, and a couple of others -- Modern photography : developing-out gelatin silver printing -- Color notes : primary colors and neutrality -- Color photography : separation-based processes and chromogenic prints -- Photography in ink : relief and intaglio printing : the letterpress halftone and gravure printing -- Photography in ink : planographic printing : collotype and photo offiet lithography -- Digital processes : binary issues, inkjet, dye sublimation, and digital C-prints -- Where do we go from here? : some questions about the future.
Subject Pictures -- Printing -- History -- Exhibitions.
Printing -- Technological innovations -- Exhibitions.
Pictures -- Copying -- History -- Exhibitions.
Printing -- History -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Printing processes -- History -- Exhibitions.
Art -- Reproduction -- History -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 9780870707216

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