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The Resource A history of wood-engraving : with one hundred and twenty illustrations, by Douglas Percy Bliss

A history of wood-engraving : with one hundred and twenty illustrations, by Douglas Percy Bliss

Label
A history of wood-engraving : with one hundred and twenty illustrations
Title
A history of wood-engraving
Title remainder
with one hundred and twenty illustrations
Statement of responsibility
by Douglas Percy Bliss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1900-1984
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Bliss, Douglas Percy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NE1030
LC item number
.B54 1964
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Wood-engraving
  • Illustrated books
  • Illustrated books
  • Wood-engraving
Label
A history of wood-engraving : with one hundred and twenty illustrations, by Douglas Percy Bliss
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published 1928."
  • Also available online
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-256) and index
Contents
Preface / by Campbell Dodgson -- An elementary account of the technique of woodcutting and of wood-engraving which must be read -- The beginnings : paper - devotional prints - cards -- Block-books -- Metal-cuts of the manière criblée -- Early German book-illustration -- Early French book-illustration -- Les livres d'heures -- Early Italian book-illustration -- Early Spanish book-illustration -- Early Netherlandish book-illustration -- The danse macabre -- Dürer -- The work for the Emperor Maximilian -- The German painter-engravers of Dürer's time -- On the woodcuts in herbals and other sources chiefly in the sixteenth century -- Popular prints of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- Bewick -- Reproductive engraving of last century -- Blake and the modern English wood-engravers -- Gauguin and the modern French wood-engravers
Control code
397218
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 263 p.
Lccn
65007496
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)397218
Label
A history of wood-engraving : with one hundred and twenty illustrations, by Douglas Percy Bliss
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published 1928."
  • Also available online
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-256) and index
Contents
Preface / by Campbell Dodgson -- An elementary account of the technique of woodcutting and of wood-engraving which must be read -- The beginnings : paper - devotional prints - cards -- Block-books -- Metal-cuts of the manière criblée -- Early German book-illustration -- Early French book-illustration -- Les livres d'heures -- Early Italian book-illustration -- Early Spanish book-illustration -- Early Netherlandish book-illustration -- The danse macabre -- Dürer -- The work for the Emperor Maximilian -- The German painter-engravers of Dürer's time -- On the woodcuts in herbals and other sources chiefly in the sixteenth century -- Popular prints of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- Bewick -- Reproductive engraving of last century -- Blake and the modern English wood-engravers -- Gauguin and the modern French wood-engravers
Control code
397218
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 263 p.
Lccn
65007496
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)397218
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