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0703: Rosanna Blake Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Mezzotint color print of Robert E. Lee by T. Hamilton Crawford, 1939. This was printed in England by Frost & Reed Ltd. Mezzotint is a printmaking process of the intaglio family, technically a drypoint method. It was the first tonal method to be used, enabling half-tones to be produced without using line- or dot-based techniques like hatching,
Subject Terms: Civil War, 1861-1865 Confederate States of America Generals
People: Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 Crawford, T. Hamilton Frost & Reed Ltd.
"Mezzotint color print of Robert E. Lee by T. Hamilton Crawford, 1939." (1939). 0703: Rosanna Blake Collection, 1818-2000. 269.