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British wood-engraved book illustration, 1904-1940

a break with tradition

by Joanna Selborne

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Wood-engraving, British -- 20th century.,
    • Illustration of books -- Great Britain -- 20th century.,
    • Illustrated books -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Artists" illustrated books -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [401]-420) and index.

      StatementJoanna Selborne.
      SeriesClarendon studies in the history of art
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNE1143 .S45 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 433 p. :
      Number of Pages433
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL680629M
      ISBN 10019817408X
      LC Control Number97027187

      Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which an artist works an image or matrix of images into a block of wood. Functionally a variety of woodcut, it uses relief printing, where the artist applies ink to the face of the block and prints using relatively low contrast, ordinary engraving, like etching, uses a metal plate for the matrix, and is printed. XXX -Wide Open Books On Every Page- XXX , and British Books Illustrated with Original Photographs by. Helmut Gernsheim. avg rating — 3 ratings. score: 14, and 1 person voted British Wood-Engraved Book Illustration A Break with Tradition by. Joanne Selborne.

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