The woodcut of today at home and abroad by Malcolm C. Salaman

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Statementcommentary by Malcolm C. Salaman; edited by Geoffrey Holme.
ContributionsHolme, Geoffrey.
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Pagination182p. :
Number of Pages182
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Open LibraryOL20298947M

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The authors range in age from 17 years to 75, and are American, Canadian, British, Spanish Reviews: Woodcut, technique of printing designs from planks of wood incised parallel to the vertical axis of the wood’s grain. It is one of the oldest methods of making prints from a relief surface, having been used in China to decorate textiles since the 5th century Europe, printing from wood blocks on textiles was known from the early 14th century, but it had little development until paper.

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However, as the demands for books increased, so did the woodcut process and the subject matter. It was artists like Albrecht Durer () of the Northern Renaissance who transformed the media with woodcuts like Samson Rending the Lion (c, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).

LYND WARD () illustrated more than two hundred books for children and adults throughout his prolific career. Winner of the Caldecott Medal for his watercolors in The Biggest Bear, Mr. Ward was also famous for his wood engravings, which are featured in museum collections throughout the United States and abroad/5(20).

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John Foster, possibly America’s first maker of book illustrations, began using woodcuts in his Boston print shop as early as PALMISTRY - A woodcut from a 16th century book of palmistry by Barthelemy Cocles. The straight line of Saturn, running up to the root of the middle finger, is a sign of good fortune, 'one prosperous in all dealings' Villon, Francois, circa - afterFrench poet, portrait, drawing by Eddy.

The tradition of woodcut is particularly strong in Germany, where artists investigated new angles on the technique throughout the twentieth century and continue to do so today. In Woman's Profile () by Emil Nolde, the haunting portrait is interlaced with the vertical grain of the wood.

Joseph Beuys worked on a series of five woodcuts. Today, alongside the stark, rustic woodcut prints on age-old themes, produced in the same way as they have been for decades, there are more polished and stylish versions, influenced by modern painting and sculpture." "The growing attention paid to Brazilian woodcuts, both within the country and abroad, is easily explained.

‘The Expulsion from Paradise.’ The miser’s gold won’t save him, nor the knight his belted armor, Death holds dominion over all and is indifferent to our pleading. The story of Hans Holbein’s woodcut illustrations for The Dance of Death would fit snugly as a vehicle for Bill and Ted to explain the meaning behind these most excellent pictures with their bodacious representations of.

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It's also a psychological thriller that gets us into the mind of an accused man. I love that it was a non-stop guessing game/5(). If the ink was not applied smoothly, the design could be clogged or blotchy. For an example of a blotchy woodcut, see Pepys, and Indeed, the production of even a single woodcut for use in illustrating an early modern ballad required a tremendous amount of work and a significant financial investment.

Recent prints can generally be distinguished from the older post-war prints not only through the quality of printing and the type of paper used, but also because the Watanabe publishing house is using a larger (7 mm) circular seal today of design I (see below chart) rather than the smaller one used right after the war of design A (6 mm).

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