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Graphical components in PostScript

Graphical primitives

Straight lines, arcs, general curves, sampled images and text

Geometrical operations

Scale, translate and rotate

Line attributes

Width, dashed, start and end caps, joining lines/corner mitre (style)

Font attributes

Font, typeface, size

Color

Color currently in use

Paths

Sequence of graphical primitives and attributes

Rendering

How to render paths: grayscale, color or outline

Clipping

Restricts what is shown of the path


Table 4.3: Graphical components in PostScript;