Definition of 'engraving'
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After a short career as a textile designer she refined her technique to the demanding art of wood engraving. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Includes original engravings of his work. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Originally he produced engravings after drawings he owned, or drawings that were owned by his patrons. Consuming Passions: Leisure and Pleasure in Victorian Britain (2006)A popular engraving showed the desired way forward. Earthly Powers: Religion and Politics in Europe from the Enlightenment to the Great War (2005)The equipment will mean her company is the only one in the country that can tackle large-scale engraving of wood and plastics. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It had wonderful steel engravings and the Wild Hunt charging down the cover. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Many, though not all, of the wood engravings are reproduced at their actual size. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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