Techniques of Glass Engraving

The glass shown in this exhibition is engraved using a number of different techniques:

The glass may be lightly engraved on the surface or deeply cut. Coloured layers on the surface of the glass can be partially or completely cut away. Subjects explored in the exhibition range from traditional illustrative and figurative engraving to lettering and modern abstract work.

The Fitzwilliam Museum : Techniques of Glass Engraving

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