Examples of engraving in a Sentence
She studied engraving in an art class.
Recent Examples of engraving from the Web
Aged headstones — century-old markers with engravings worn away by years of weather — bear the family names Adkisson and Jones.
Previously known only through a copy in the Royal Collection at Buckingham Palace, plus a contemporary black-and-white engraving, the much-admired work was spotted languishing in a country house by a Christie’s auction expert.
Also on display are mementos, pictures, engravings, original publications, manuscripts and illustrations.
The third engraving was the number from her arm: 78651.
Up to $5 per engraving will be donated to the Screaming Eagle 101st Airborne Division Association.
Engravings were printed in relief, the same way raised type was done, so they could be printed alongside text.
Like the Cincinnati paintings and engravings, her popular drawings are nostalgic art pieces of a bygone city.
The engravings, part of a gift recently donated by David and Ann Jones of Fairfield, will be complemented by paintings on loan from Yale University Art Gallery, Wadsworth Atheneum and Museum of Art and New Britain Museum of American Art.
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First Known Use of engraving
ENGRAVING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of engraving for English Language Learners
: the art of cutting something into the surface of wood, stone, or metal
: a picture made from an engraved surface
ENGRAVING Defined for Kids
Definition of engraving for Students
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