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Definition of the noun decalcomania
What does decalcomania mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: decalcomanias
- either a design that is fixed to some surface or a paper bearing the design which is to be transferred to the surface
- the art of transfering designs from specially prepared paper to a wood or glass or metal surface
Alternative definition of the noun decalcomania
- The process of transferring decorative designs onto surfaces using decals
"Decalcomania" is an artwork by Óscar Domínguez.
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Know Your Home Furnishings (2016)
by Virginia Hencken Elsasser, Julia Sharp
Decalcomania is a less expensive alternative to hand painting. It is a widely used method of pottery decoration. The design is printed on tissue paper and then pressed into a sticky substance that has been applied to the piece. The tissue is ...
Mixed Emulsions (2011)
Altered Art Techniques for Photographic Imagery by Angela Cartwright
Decalcomania is a process of spreading thick paint upon ...
Listening through the Noise (2010)
The Aesthetics of Experimental Electronic Music by Joanna Demers
Thetrack “Wind Whistling” from Sceneryof Decalcomania is a seven-minute recording of ...
Techniques Inspired by Observation and Experience by Nathalie Kalbach
This will tint your surface; it's a great technique for adding depth of will th of DECALCOMANIA 1 Decalcomania is a form of monoprinting. Apply paint. color and unifying the surface. Once dried, look for unexpected imagery.Trace around. 79.
Harper's Magazine (1892)
by Henry Mills Alden, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells
at the highest prices all the bowls we paint, or offer them on commission, and pay us large annual profits because decalcomania is an art so elevating and refined, and most of the artists are so poor 2 Here we pause, because here the vulpine ...
The Publishers Weekly (1892)
Dealers in chinaware, for instance ; may we justly require that they shall buy at the highest prices all the bowls we paint, or offer them on commission, and pay us large annual profits because decalcomania is an art so elevating and refined, ...
A Guide to the Language of Engineering by Ron Hanifan
Decalcomania (1) A process of transferring design from specially prepared paper to a surface and permanently fixing them thereto. (2) The paper on which designs are printed for transfer by this method. Decarburization The loss of carbon from ...
by Jan W. Gooch
Decalcomania \di- · kal-kә-·ma ̄-ne ̄-ә\ n[F décalcomanie, fr. décalquer to copy by tracing (fr. dé- de- + calquer to trace, fr. It calcare, literally, to tread, fr. L) + manie mania, from LL mania] (1884) (decal) A printed design on a temporary ...
The Oxford Dictionary of Art (2004)
by Ian Chilvers
decalcomania. A technique for producing pictures by transferring an image from one surface to another. It is thought to have been invented by the Spanish *Surrealist Oscar Domınguez (1906–58) in Paris in about 1935, ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes
COUNTRIES—DECALCOMANIA. DECALITER—DECATUR DECA_TURVILLE- —DECIUS DECIUS MUS—DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. 376 DEBTS OF VARIOUS COUNTRIES. The following table shows the indebtedness of foreign ...
by Geoffrey Fletcher
Decal Decalcomania, process for transferring pictures and designs onto ...
by Phyllis G. Tortora, Ingrid Johnson
decalcomania A process for transforming designs from specially prepared paper to textiles. Synonym: decal printing. decal printing See decalcomania. decan hemp See kenaf. decating (decatizing) [dek′-uh-ting; ...
Decalcomania. NK9510 Decalogue.
Dictionary of Hard Words (1910)
by Robert Morris Pierce
decalcomania я. (picture-transfer process) di-kaelka'mee- ni-a. decaliter n. a ...
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Scrabble value of D2E1C3A1L1C3O1M3A1N1I1A1
The value of this 12-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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