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printmaker Line breaks: print|maker
Pronunciation: /ˈprɪntmeɪkə/

Definition of printmaker in English:


A person who makes pictures or designs by printing them from specially prepared plates or blocks: he is a painter and printmaker
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  • These comprise the papers of a varied group of painters, sculptors, printmakers, craftsmen, architects, designers and photographers from the eighteenth century to the present.
  • The Endowment will support painters, sculptors, printmakers, and other artists in their efforts to better acquaint themselves with the natural world through both museum and field research.
  • Rome in the nineteenth century was a Mecca for painters, sculptors, architects, printmakers, writers, and composers from all over the world.

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