Tag : printing

30 Sep 2015

The History of Print …continued

It was not until the early eighteenth century that the printing on a soot surface became possible by lithography which made use of a chemical process to create prints of an image or text. Instead of using the stone tablets, it was now possible to use flexible aluminum, polyester, mylar or paper printing plates. The very next step to lithography was chemolithography that became a very appreciated and successful color printing medium in the 19th century. Initially it made use […]