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date: 14 October 2019



Painting method in which wax is used as the binding medium (see Encaustic painting). Wax engraving, also known as cerography, was a printing process used to make thousands of maps, technical drawings, business forms, and some works of art from the mid-19th century to the mid-20th century.

N. Purinton...

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