EVELYN, John, Sculptura: Or, The History, And Art of Chalcography And Engraving in Copper. With an ample enumeration of the most renowned Masters, and their Works. To which is annexed A new manner of Engraving, or Mezzo Tinto, communicated by his Highness Prince Rupert, to the Authour of this Treatise, London, G. Beedle, 1662.1 quotations
CHAP. IV. Of the invention and progresse of Chalcography in particular ; together with an ample enumeration of the most renowned Masters, and their Workes, p. 47.
Ugo de Carpi did things in stamp, which appear’d as tender as any Drawings, and in a new way of Charo Scuro, or Mezzo Tinto by the help of two plates, exactly conter-calked ; one serving for the shadow ; the other for the heightning ; (...)