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n.1.One who engraves in mezzotint.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This indicates that when Constable wanted to make a change after seeing a pull of the print, he would first make an amendment to the painting and return it to his mezzotinter, David Lucas.
Reynolds's sensitivity is admirably shown in the portrait of Richard Earlom, the Irish mezzotinter. He is peeling a print from a copper plate, a reference to the medium that so significantly contributed to disseminating Reynolds's work.