zincograph


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zinc·o·graph

 (zĭng′kə-grăf′)
n.
1. A prepared zinc plate used in zincography.
2. A print or picture obtained from a zincograph.

zincograph

(ˈzɪŋkəˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a printing plate made by zincography
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a print taken from such a plate
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This exhibition explores Gauguin's printmaking, showcasing 60 woodcuts and zincographs (lithographs on zinc plates rather than stone) produced in both Brittany and the South Seas.
Until recently illustrations showing human face or form were taboo in the kingdom, and here the artists use obscured faces, an eye, magical monsters or zincographs - printing on a flat surface using zinc plates - made with human hair as ways around this; and what could be more naked than a skeleton?