Autolithography: The Technique / Henry Trivick

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Identifier: REF.PM.1721
Object type: Books
Dimensions: 122 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Publication dates;Copyright dates: 1960;1960
Created by: Henry Trivick
Published by: Faber and Faber
Depicts: London
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Lithography--Technique [sh2008107057], Lithography [sh85077598]
Every stage and step of the lithographic process is explained carefully and in great detail, accompanied by diagrammatic drawings. List of equipment and materials included. Contents include: Historical-- the principle of lithography-- the lithographic stone-- drawing on the stone-- desensitizing the lithographic stone-- zinc and aluminum plates-- the lithographic hand press-- the hand inking roller-- preparing black litho ink for taking proofs-- rolling up the stone and printing an edition-- printing an edition off metal plates-- designing and drawing for colour-- colours-- printing papers-- transfer papers-- suggestions and techniques-- the offset press-- care of lithographic prints, etc.