Etching is the process of using strong acid or mordant to cut into the unprotected parts of a metal surface to create a design in metal. As an intaglio method of printmaking, it is, along with engraving, the most important technique for old master prints, and remains in wide use today.
staffs antiques, walsall, united kingdom
Two beautiful 19th century hand coloured signed Limited Edition etchings on woven cloth by Charles Maurice. One is an interior of 'Notre Dame' and teh other of 'Chartres Cathedral' in France. They also have their...