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Emil Nolde, Young Couple (1913) - detail
In a series of multicolored prints, Nolde captured the awkward experience of watching a couple fight in public.

Emil Nolde, Young Couple









In this printmaking technique, the image is incised into the flat surface of a plate.

Intaglio process




Relief process (MoMA video)
No press required! Watch as a woodblock and a linoleum sheet are cut, prepared, inked, and printed.

Relief process