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ID: 300054023
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300054023

 

Record Type: concept
repoussé (metal decorating techniques, <metalworking processes and techniques>, ... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name))

 

Note: In metalwork, a technique for decorating a surface by hammering the reverse of the object, sometimes into a mold of wood that has been carved in intaglio, to create designs in relief.
 
Terms:
repoussé (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,U)
repoussé (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
repousser (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
repoussé work (C,U,LC,English,UF,U,U)
repoussage (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
repujado (C,U,Spanish-P,D,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 <processes and techniques by material>
............ <processes and techniques by material> (G)
Hierarchy of <metalworking and metalworking processes and techniques>
................ <metalworking and metalworking processes and techniques> (G)
Hierarchy of <metalworking processes and techniques>
.................... <metalworking processes and techniques> (G)
Hierarchy of metal decorating techniques
........................ metal decorating techniques (G)
Hierarchy of repoussé
............................ repoussé (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Een techniek in de metaalbewerking voor het versieren van een oppervlak door op de achterkant van het voorwerp te hameren. Soms wordt het te versieren voorwerp in een houten mal die in intaglio is gesneden, geplaatst om ontwerpen in reliëf te creëren. 
Spanish ..... En trabajo en metales, técnica de decoración de una superficie martillando el reverso del objeto, a veces sobre un molde de madera tallado al intaglio, para crear diseños en relieve. 

Related concepts:
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  embossing (technique)
..................................................  (<surface marking processes and techniques>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name)) [300053826]

Sources and Contributors:
repoussage............  [VP]
.......................  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston [online] (2003) accessed 27 May 2003
repoussé............  [GCI Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  AATA database (2002-) 128182 checked 26 January 2012
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1973)
.................  Faulkner, Direct Metal Sculpture (1978) GLOS
.................  Lucie-Smith, Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms (1986) 160
.................  Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1969) 330
.................  National Association of Corrosion Engineers, Glossary of Terms (1988)
.................  Schneider, Guide to Inventorying Ethnological Collections (1970)
.................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
repousser............  [VP]
....................  Muser, Facts and Artifacts of Ancient Middle America (1978) 138
repoussé work............  [VP]
..........................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
..........................  Worcester Art Museum Library, List of subject headings, unpub. (1976) Preferred term not given
repujado............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
.................  Lucie-Smith, Diccionario de Términos de Arte (1997) 172
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 128182 checked 26 January 2012
............  Fuga, Artists' Techniques and Materials (2006) 331
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1969)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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