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The Resource Interpretive wood-engraving : the story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers, William H. Brandt

Interpretive wood-engraving : the story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers, William H. Brandt

Label
Interpretive wood-engraving : the story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers
Title
Interpretive wood-engraving
Title remainder
the story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers
Statement of responsibility
William H. Brandt
Title variation
Story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Recounts the history of the Society of American Wood-Engravers in the nineteenth century and discusses its wood-engravers, including Alexander Anderson, William J. Linton, Anna Botsford Comstock, Timothy Cole, and Elbridge Kingsley. Illustrated"--Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brandt, William H
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NE1103.7
LC item number
.B73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Getscher, Robert H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Society of American Wood Engravers
  • Society of American Wood Engravers
  • Wood-engraving, American
  • Houtgravures
  • Graveurs
  • Verenigde Staten
  • Wood-engraving, American
Label
Interpretive wood-engraving : the story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers, William H. Brandt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-179) and index
Contents
The lost art of interpretive wood-engraving -- Rising above "this lamentable condition" -- The brief life of the Society of American Wood-Engravers -- Scribner's vs. Harper's competition spurs excellence -- Printing high-quality wood-engravings for Harper's and the Century magazines -- The role of the Grolier Club -- Achieving goals : the portfolio -- A few relevant publications -- Exhibitions -- Men and women of the Society of American Wood-Engravers -- Collecting wood-engravings -- Coda -- Memories of wood-engraving
Control code
424134931
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
185 p.
Isbn
9781584562672
Lccn
2009031744
Note
Provenance of Copley Library's copy: Robert H. Getscher
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)424134931
Label
Interpretive wood-engraving : the story of the Society of American Wood-Engravers, William H. Brandt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-179) and index
Contents
The lost art of interpretive wood-engraving -- Rising above "this lamentable condition" -- The brief life of the Society of American Wood-Engravers -- Scribner's vs. Harper's competition spurs excellence -- Printing high-quality wood-engravings for Harper's and the Century magazines -- The role of the Grolier Club -- Achieving goals : the portfolio -- A few relevant publications -- Exhibitions -- Men and women of the Society of American Wood-Engravers -- Collecting wood-engravings -- Coda -- Memories of wood-engraving
Control code
424134931
Dimensions
34 cm
Extent
185 p.
Isbn
9781584562672
Lccn
2009031744
Note
Provenance of Copley Library's copy: Robert H. Getscher
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)424134931

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