from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who etches by means of aqua fortis.
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Why should not the copper engraver and the aquafortist avail themselves of the same advantages?
He frequently spoiled his splendid point-work with the burin, and his reputation as an aquafortist depends, therefore, more on what he did than on how he did it.
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