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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
A starched, loosely-woven fabric. A carefully folded tarlatan sheet is used to remove excess ink from the surface of an intaglio plate prior to printing.
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A starched, plain-weave, open-mesh fabric, usually made from cotton. Tarlatan fabrics are used for stiffening garment sections, and lining spines of books. Additionally, a carefully folded tarlatan sheet is used to remove excess ink from the surface of an intaglio plate or lithography stone prior to printing.
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==Synonyms and Related Terms==
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super; mull; crash; tarlatane; gauze; interfacing
  
 
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== Additional Images ==

Revision as of 10:38, 4 August 2020

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MFA Acc. #: 47.1527

Description

A starched, plain-weave, open-mesh fabric, usually made from cotton. Tarlatan fabrics are used for stiffening garment sections, and lining spines of books. Additionally, a carefully folded tarlatan sheet is used to remove excess ink from the surface of an intaglio plate or lithography stone prior to printing.

Synonyms and Related Terms

super; mull; crash; tarlatane; gauze; interfacing

Additional Images


Resources and Citations

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