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The art or process of printing color pictures from a series of stone or zinc plates by lithography.

chro′mo·li·thog′ra·pher n.
chro′mo·lith′o·graph′ic (-lĭth′ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
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heart, or a shilling for a pair of chromolithographic pictures or delft figures to place on his mantelboard, suffered greater privation for the sake of possessing a work of art than the great landlord or shareholder who paid a thousand pounds, which he was too rich to miss, for a portrait that, like Hogarth's Jack Sheppard, was only interesting to students of criminal physiognomy.
In addition to the image being printed in every copy of the Cyclopaedia, countless numbers of quality chromolithographic prints were published that hang in the homes of collectors to this day (mine included).
Chromolithographic processes and their transmogrifications are notoriously difficult to identify--even specialist chromolithographic printers sometimes advertised their services with colour relief prints (Fig.
THE BIRDS OF AMERICA: THE BIEN CHROMOLITHOGRAPHIC EDITION is an oversized reproduction of a rare 'double elephant' folio edition never published before and representing the chromolithographic works of printer Julian Bien, originally slated to be the largest and most valuable book ever published in America, until the Civil War stymied the process.
In his Puranic and epic mythological paintings, genre pictures, and particularly the chromolithographic prints, the singular focus on the woman has been the subject of much discussion.
The least costly addition to the House's collection were two 1860s chromolithographic prints, Views of the Clock Tower and Victoria Tower, which cost just pounds 8.