Could the diners have seen him, they would have known him by his resemblance to the mezzotint portrait that hung on the wall above him.
"Zuleika Dobson" by Max Beerbohm
On the walls, engravings; mostly Piranesis and mezzotint portraits.
"Pygmalion" by George Bernard Shaw
Mezzotints in Modern Music.
"The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2" by Rupert Hughes
They fraternized with a phrenological harlequin who was a connoisseur in mezzotint and falconry.
"1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading" by B. A. Hathaway
Ever so many of the Reynolds and Romney portraits were reproduced in mezzotint.
"The Little Red Chimney" by Mary Finley Leonard
With her slenderness, her grace, her brilliant darkness, she seemed to him to belong in one of the English mezzotints on the wall.
"One Man in His Time" by Ellen Glasgow
Mezzotint is properly to be considered as chiaroscuro drawing on metal.
"Ariadne Florentina" by John Ruskin
The precious mezzotint portraits, mostly of his own collecting, regarded him urbanely from the walls.
"The Rough Road" by William John Locke
Stuttgart, oddly enough, is a centre for all the engraving, etching, and mezzotint sales.
"Ivory Apes and Peacocks" by James Huneker
Mezzotint apparently has never been used for the reproduction of scientific subjects.
"The Essentials of Illustration" by T. G. (Thomas George) Hill
A number of fine proof plates, coloured and mezzotint engravings have been added.
"A Catalogue of Books in English Later than 1700 (Vol 3 of 3)" by Various
A revival of mezzotint owes much to Sir Frank Short.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
C. G. Lewis was both a line and mezzotint engraver.
"Engraving for Illustration" by Joseph Kirkbride
His pictures are familiar to many who have not seen all the originals, through David Lucas's mezzotints.
"Constable" by C. Lewis Hind
It was mezzotinted by Robert Cooper.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 2" by Various
A mezzotint by Gole, of Death appearing to a miser, treading on an hour-glass and playing on the violin.
"The Dance of Death" by Francis Douce
In addition to the paintings there is a large and valuable collection of rare engravings, both in mezzotints and in line.
"The Evolution of Photography" by John Werge
FROM A MEZZOTINT BY RICHARD HOUSTON.
"Women Painters of the World"
He executed also a few mezzotint plates of reasonable importance, and some etchings.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6" by Various
Several of his portraits he engraved with his own hand in line and mezzotint.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 6" by Various