Photogravure

337px-W.E.F._Britten_-_Alfred,_Lord_Tennyson_-_St._Simeon_StylitesThe process of producing a print by transferring a photographic image onto a metal plate and chemically etching the image into the plate.

The photogravure technique was invented in the 19th century. It results in prints of a very high quality.

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