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ID: 300053296
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300053296

 

Record Type: concept
woodcut (process) (relief printing processes, printing processes, ... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name))

 

Note: A relief process in which the design is cut into and printed from the plank side of a wood block; distinct from "wood engraving (process)," which is a relief process using the grain end of a wood block.
 
Terms:
woodcut (process) (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,U)
wood block printing (woodcut printing process) (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
wood-block printing (woodcut printing process) (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
woodcut printing (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
woodcut process (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
woodcutting (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
wood-cutting (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
houtsnede (drukprocedé) (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
talla (proceso) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)
talla incisa (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  K.KT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Activities Facet
Activities Facet
Hierarchy of Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name)
.... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <processes and techniques by specific type>
........ <processes and techniques by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of <image-making processes and techniques>
............ <image-making processes and techniques> (G)
Hierarchy of <printing and printing processes and techniques>
................ <printing and printing processes and techniques> (G)
Hierarchy of printing processes
.................... printing processes (G)
Hierarchy of relief printing processes
........................ relief printing processes (G)
Hierarchy of woodcut (process)
............................ woodcut (process) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Reliëfprocédé waarbij het ontwerp in de afgewerkte kant van een blok hout wordt gesneden en van daar wordt gedrukt; verschilt van 'houtgraveren', waarbij de kopse kant van een blok hout wordt gebruikt. 
Spanish ..... Proceso de relieve en el cual el dibujo es recortado e impreso a partir del extremo del tablón de un bloque de madera. Diferente a "xilografía (proceso)”, que es un proceso de relieve que utiliza el lado de la fibra de un bloque de madera. 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  wood engraving (process)
..................................  (relief printing processes, printing processes, ... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name)) [300053303]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  xylography
..................................................  (printing (process), <printing and printing processes and techniques>, ... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name)) [300312031]
produces ....  woodcuts (prints)
................  (relief prints, <prints by process: transfer method>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)) [300041405]
requires ....  plank-grain blocks
................  (wood blocks (printing blocks), printing blocks (printing surfaces), ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300234338]
requires ....  wood blocks (printing blocks)
................  (printing blocks (printing surfaces), printing surfaces (equipment), ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300234278]

Sources and Contributors:
houtsnede (drukprocedé)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.........................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.........................................  Elseviers Dictionary printing (1983)
talla (proceso)............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
.............................  TAA database (2000-)
talla incisa............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.......................  Lucie-Smith, Diccionario de Términos de Arte (1997) 186
wood block printing (woodcut printing process)............  [VP]
.............................................................................  Saff and Sacilotto, Printmaking (1978) 38
wood-block printing (woodcut printing process)............  [VP]
.............................................................................  Quick, Artists' and Illustrators' Encyclopedia (1978)
.............................................................................  Worcester Art Museum Library, List of subject headings, unpub. (1976)
woodcut (process)............  [VP Preferred]
................................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) woodcut
................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
................................  Hind, Processes and Schools of Engraving, 4th ed. (1952) 7, tech; woodcut
................................  Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1969) tech; woodcut
................................  Oxford Companion to Art (1984) tech; woodcut
................................  Peterdi, Printmaking (1971) 257, tech; woodcut
................................  Zigrosser, 6 Centuries of Fine Prints (1937) 13, tech; woodcut
woodcut printing............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
woodcut process............  [VP]
.............................  Schneider, Guide to Inventorying Ethnological Collections (1970) 25
woodcutting............  [VP]
.......................  Peterdi, Printmaking (1971) 257, tech
wood-cutting............  [VP]
.......................  Oxford English Dictionary (1989)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) wood-engraving
............  Elseviers Dictionary printing (1983)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Elseviers Dictionary printing (1983)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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