Making Linoleum Cuts: Cutting and Printing Blocks in the Home, School, and Studio

By: Greenburg, Samuel

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Book Condition: Good


(no dust jacket) [ex-library book, rebound in orange buckram; typical but not excessive or obnoxious library markings, incl. pocket on front pastedown and "discarded" stamps on front pastedown and title page]. (B&W photographs, linocut illustrations) "A handbook of practical and pertinent information for the student, teacher, and amateur, and for anyone interested in learning about an important graphic process. The text is intened to be neither too scholarly for the would-be practitioner, nor too technical for the layman; the illustrations simple enough to aid the student, yet interesting enough for the art-wise reader." There are 59 plates (including the frontispiece), including blockprints by schoolchildren as well as works by contemporary artists; among the artists represented are Albrecht Durer, Hokusai, William Blake, Thomas Bewick, Edward Calvert, Fritzi Brod, Charlotte Rothstein, and Felix Russman. Includes a one-page bibliography.

Title: Making Linoleum Cuts: Cutting and Printing Blocks in the Home, School, and Studio

Author: Greenburg, Samuel

Categories: Art and Artists,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Stephen Daye Press: (c.1947)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 22059

Keywords: Art and Artists Linocuts