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line drawing

a drawing made with lines only, gradations in tone being provided by the spacing and thickness of the lines

line drawing

A graphic image outlined by solid lines. The mass of the drawing is imagined by the viewer. See wireframe modeling.
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The method of these line drawings, especially the way they define interiors and outlines at the same time, was also employed to great effect in Sommer's cup-paper abstractions, which he began not long after he started experimenting with smoke and glass.
One of the salient characteristics of tax law is its propensity for line drawing.
Each item consisted of 4 line drawings: the target line drawing was placed at the top of the sheet, and the 3 line drawings for comparison (an identical copy of the target form and two distracters) were placed underneath.
I demonstrated using the gouge to go over the line drawing on the linoleum's surface.
In the past, Witt used a company that did line drawings for variety produce he normally merchandises in small trays, such as specialty or exotic items.
tv - incorporates computer games of various levels, e-greeting cards for all occasions, picture downloads and colour-in line drawing, the site also includes a step-by-step guide on how to knit a SuperTed bear and bake a SuperTed cake.
For each operation, it shows a line drawing of a typical machine, typical data including the specifications and working space layout, and price level.
The first drawing is a modified contour line drawing.
This high-performance printer is capable of both processing and printing an 11-inch x 17-inch color line drawing in "fast" mode in 15 seconds on plain paper, an 11-inch x 17-inch color line drawing in "normal" mode in 1.
Fittingly, the show is lorded over by a wall of ninety drawings from the ongoing series "Thinking About Philosophy," started in 2003, each of which features a delicate line drawing of a figure, usually a person with an impassive, inscrutable expression, and a hand-scrawled text that reads, for example, THINKING ABOUT SCHOPENHAUER.
The others were an ink line drawing of Grand Canal Venice which sold for pounds 850 to a Welsh bidder and two prints.