This comprehensive study of engravers around the world includes hundreds of color and black and white illustrations of engravings by over 200 artists. An essential text for anyone studying the field, striving to be an engraver, or just for those who appreciate this art. The author is an internationally acclaimed wood engraver.
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Book Description Primrose Hill Press, London, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Hardcover. An anthology of over 200 wood engravers from 23 countries. Each featured artist has a brief biography and one large or multiple small representative illustrations. A wonderful and inspirational collection. Fine in black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Fine black, white, and grey illustrated dust jacket with white title to grey spine panel. 475 pages. BOB/010410. Bookseller Inventory # 24148
Book Description Primrose Hill Press, London, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. A comprehensive survey of engraving as it enters the twenty-first century, with works from over 200 artists from twenty-three countries, and over 400 illustrations in black-and-white and color. An extremely well presented anthology and a must have reference.Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 135518
Book Description London: Primrose Hill Press, 2002. 1st edition, hardback, 475pp. A comprehensive survey of the state of the art as it enters the 21st century, showing the work of over 200 artists from 23 countries. The book celebrates the return of wood-engraving as a serious and viable medium for artists. Splendid production with superb illustrations. This copy signed by the author (dated 17.10.02) to the title page. FINE copy in similar dustwrapper. Loosely inserted is a 4pp leaflet for Simon Brett's lecture "Illustrating for Grown-Ups" at the Cheltenham Literature Festival on 17th October 2002. Bookseller Inventory # 12437