• Creator
  • Vidal, Léon, 1833-1906
  • Created Date
  • 1880
  • Publisher
  • S.n., [ca. 1880]
    Paris
  • Description
  • This is among "...the largest form of Woodburytype encountered. Leon Vidal invented a form of color printing where various color separations were made for each part of a picture and printed by lithography, including the use of metallic inks. Over this he printed a Woodburytype which created a picture of remarkable depth and striking color."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 69. Procédé Léon Vidal Bé. S.G.D.G., photochromie du monteur, 15 Quai Vol... more
    This is among "...the largest form of Woodburytype encountered. Leon Vidal invented a form of color printing where various color separations were made for each part of a picture and printed by lithography, including the use of metallic inks. Over this he printed a Woodburytype which created a picture of remarkable depth and striking color."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 69. Procédé Léon Vidal Bé. S.G.D.G., photochromie du monteur, 15 Quai Voltaire, Paris. Forms part of the David A. Hanson Collection of the History of Photomechanical Reproduction. less
  • Format
  • Photochromie Procédé Léon Vidal
    Woodburytypes
    Photographs
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.