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3 edition of Illustrations of electrotype found in the catalog.

Illustrations of electrotype

E. Palmer

Illustrations of electrotype

intended as an accompaniment to Smee"s Elements of electro-metallurgy, or, The art of working in metals by the galvanic fluid : more particularly as illustrative of its application to the various styles of engraving, &c.

by E. Palmer

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Published by E. Palmer, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Longman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engraving -- Printing -- Specimens.

  • Edition Notes

    Half title: Palmer"s Illustrations of electrotype. Part 1. No more published?

    Other titlesPalmer"s Illustrations of electrotype.
    Statementby E. Palmer.
    ContributionsSmee, Alfred, 1818-1877.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE2820 .P34 1841 Rosenwald Coll
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3865630M
    LC Control Number81187202

      In Wakeman’s Victorian Book Illustration, he states at the end of a brief section on electrotyping (p): “It is likely that by the second half of the century many, if not most, wood engravings used in bookwork were printed from electrotypes.   The present set of electrotype blocks was presumably prepared for the book's first printing in June by The Clarendon Press, and were then transferred to Clay for use in the first published edition (with letterpress text and electrotype illustrations).

    Here is how Lee explained the procurement of illustrations in his own words: "It is a pleasure to me to acknowledge gratefully the kindness I have met with in connection with the illustrations of this book. The proprietors of the Illustrated London News not only gave me permission to copy, in reduced size, their two pictures of the Dædalus. The excess pigment remained soluble and was washed away leaving the final image which was in slight relief. Carbon images are permanent and characterised by deep rich tones of brown without any deterioration. They were very suitable for book illustration and commercial editions of photographs. Their greatest use was between and

      The Public Domain Review and Medium are hosting a Mad Hatter’s mashup party in celebration of the th anniversary of Alice’s Adventures Missing: electrotype.   The present set of electrotype blocks for 36 of the 42 illustrations was presumably prepared for the book's first printing in June by The Clarendon Press, and were then transferred to Clay for use in the first published edition (with letterpress text and electrotype illustrations).


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How apt that it was the Dodo, of all the characters in Carroll’s menagerie, that was destined to disappear. Electrotyping was also used to produce entire printing plates directly from the formes composed from movable type and illustrations.

In this application, electrotyping was a higher quality but more costly alternative to stereotyping, which involved casting of type metal into a mold prepared from the forme.

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