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Living with Art
Chapter 8 Study Guide
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Art History
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Prints are made in a process that is:
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indirect
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The printer and the artist decide _________ how many impressions will be made.
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in advance
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Relief prints are made from a surface that is ________ from a ___________.
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raised/ background
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The material most commonly associated with relief prints is:
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wood
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A chief difference between woodcut and wood engraving involves:
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which part of the wood block is used
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Intaglio, meaning ________, involves a process which is _________ the relief process.
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to cut/ opposite to
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Which of the following is not an intaglio process?
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serigraph
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Two famous masters of the etching technique were:
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Goya and Rembrandt
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Lithography is a __________ process, which means it is done on a ______ surface.
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planographic/ flat
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In the 1800’s, Currier and Ives were noted for their manufacturing of:
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color lithographs
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The _______ process utilizes a ________ to achieve its images.
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serigraphy/ stencil
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A seeming contradiction to the printing of multiple images is the print known as a:


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monotype
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Except in the case of _________, identical multiple impressions are printed to create editions in printmaking.
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monoprints
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In printmaking, where multiple images are made from the same original design, each individual print is called a(n):
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impression
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If a print is numbered 4/100, what information can be deciphered?
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There are 99 other prints in the edition
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The printing technique invented by a German playwright in search of an inexpensive means of publishing his plays is:
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litography
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Which is NOT one of the four basic printmaking processes?
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gouache
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The earliest known printed book contains the earliest surviving woodcut image. The book was made in the 9th century AD in:
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China
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Although wood is the material most commonly associated with relief printing, Inuit artists carve on ________ to create relief prints such as Man Carried to the Moon by the artist Mungituk.



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stone
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Printing impressions on top of one another from separate blocks in order to achieve full-color woodcut prints requires careful alignment of the paper, known as:
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registration
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Which printing process did Kathe Kollwitz use to make Death and the Mother?
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lithograghy
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What are the two main differences between prints and most other forms of art?
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Prints are made using an indirect process and this process results in multiples of the same image
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Pablo Picasso’s Portrait of a Young Girl, after Cranach the Younger, II is:
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a linocut
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One of the main differences between the intaglio and the relief printing processes is that with intaglio the ink __________ the surface of the printing plate.
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lies below
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Which of the following is NOT one of the techniques of intaglio printing?
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linocut
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A good example of the use of aquatint in creating areas of unmodulated, translucent color is the print:
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Woman Bathing by Mary Cassatt
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Which of the following printing techniques is especially capable of producing subtle shades of gray?


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mezzotint
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In printmaking, a plate or will be cancelled so that:
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no more prints can be made from it
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Serigraphy means, literally:
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“silk writing”
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Which artist, known in part for his work in printmaking, promotes “international friendship, understanding, and peace” through the organization called ROCI?
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Robert Rauschenberg
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The relief printing process is used in all of the following examples EXCEPT:
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drypoints