The face of the wall was cross-hatched, to show that it was in the shadows.
The cliff is all cross-hatched and seamed with infiltrations of quartz.
The cross-hatched grounds disappear, and presently the silver stain is used (as here) to enrich the painting.
Bewick tried to imitate the cross-hatched lines of a Drer woodcut without success.
There the background is cross-hatched; ...