What is a heliogravure?

A form of intaglio printing, heliogravure involves uses aquatint on a photogravureplate in order to create tone. See examples of heliogravure in artworks such as Eberhard Havekost’s Kupfer 1 – 4, 2007, or Gerhard Merz’s Ed io anche son architetto (veronese), 1989.

 

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