HELIO

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HELIOHeliogravure (philately; early photogravure style)
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Responding to the grain of the bare stone surface, as well as capturing each fascinating close-up detail--overcoming the flatness of the photographic print to achieve an enthralling sense of space--these heliogravure images by photographers such as Jean Dieuzaide have a technical quality that could hardly be surpassed.
The signature is not by the hand of the artist, but mechanically printed by the printmaker using a heliogravure technique with permission of Magritte's estate.
William Henry Fox Talbot successfully produced the calotype or salt print process in England, but it was Nicephore Niepce's creation of a heliogravure from an engraving of Cardinal Amboise that was to lead to the better trail.