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Wood-engravings

Eric Gill

Wood-engravings

being a selection of Eric Gill"s engravings on wood : the first (Virgin and Child) is a wood cut, that is cut with a knife on the long grain of the wood instead of with a graver on the "end" grain ; this was cut for a poster.

by Eric Gill

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Published by Printed and published at S. Dominic"s Press in Ditchling, Sussex .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesWood-engravings: E.G., Wood engravings: Eric Gill
ContributionsSt. Dominic"s Press
The Physical Object
Pagination36 leaves :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19230500M

woodcut and wood engraving, prints made from designs cut in relief on wood, in contrast to copper or steel engraving engraving, in its broadest sense, the art of cutting lines in metal, wood, or other material either for decoration or for reproduction through printing. Making Woodcuts and Wood Engravings book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An indispensable guide to creating woodcut maste /5.

Wood engravings are often a feature of fine press and limited edition books, where they can be printed from the original blocks. The FPBA will link you to sources of fine press books with wood engravings, including publishers and book sellers. One of the earliest proponents of using the Internet to teach wood engraving, his website is a must for wood engraving enthusiasts. As was the case with woodcut-illustrated books, building a private library of books illustrated with wood engravings can be an interesting challenge, especially if one is attempting to build such a library as.

Eliza is one of my favorites as well. I was lucky not to make too many mistakes on it. Basically, you prepare an end grain block – in the case of wood engraving – and you draw your design on the surface and start cutting away the parts that you don’t want to print. In the mid nineteenth century wood engraving was used extensively for book and magazine illustration. The speed and ease with which wood engravings could be produced was put to good effect in the 'Illustrated London News', which often carried quickly executed illustrations of very recent events.


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I studied sculpture at Kingston Polytechnic and The Royal Academy Schools in London. I trained as a stone mason at Weymouth College. I am a member of The Society of Wood Engravers and The Royal Society of Painter Printmakers.

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