Dictionary of Printmaking Terms

A dictionary list of terms useful in the study of American historical prints.

Recommended Reference Works

A selection from the many excellent books and magazines that deal with historical American prints

Prints and Printmakers

The world of historic prints is filled with a vast array of characters. A print may be the work of one person playing multiple roles: artist, delineator, printer, and publisher. Or a print may reflect the work of many. This page offers introductions to the work of just some of these people and companies who have earned the title of “printmaker.”

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