Image: Lithography Process - greasy ink rolled on

Lithography Process - greasy ink rolled on

Then a greasy ink is rolled on. The ink adheres only to the image drawn with the pencil and is repelled by the water-soaked surrounds.

Rew, TAFE teacher demonstrates and old printing technique which was used to explain the process in the Gould exhibition

Photographer:
Stuart Humphreys
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Notes

Rew, a TAFE teacher, demonstrates the lithographic process which was used to explain how images were printed in Gould's books in the Gould exhibition. Courtesy of Sydney Gallery School at Meadowbank TAFE.
 

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