A Treatise on Wood Engraving: Historical and Practical with Upwards of Three Hundred Illustrations Engraved on Wood

By: Jackson, John

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1969 reissue of 1861 second edition, which included a new chapter on contemporary artists by Henry G. Bohn. No jacket, front board slightly bowed, top page ridge and bottom page ride lightly foxed, ink marks on front endpapers. xvi, 664 pp. A Treatise on Wood Engraving: Historical and Practical with Upwards of Three Hundred Illustrations Engraved on Wood, by John Jackson. The Historical Portion by W.A. Chatto. With a New Chapter on the Artists of the Present Day, by Henry G. Bohn, and 145 Additional Wood Engravings. CONTENTS: Antiquity of Engraving; Progress of Wood Engravings; The Invention of Typography; Wood Engravinngs in Connexion with the Press; Wood Engraving in the Time of Albert Durer; Further Progress and Decline of Wood Engravings; Revival of Wood Engraving; Artists and Engravers on Wood of the Present Day; The Practice of Wood Engraving.

Title: A Treatise on Wood Engraving: Historical and Practical with Upwards of Three Hundred Illustrations Engraved on Wood

Author: Jackson, John

Categories: Art History, Art,

Edition: Reissue

Publisher: Gale Research Company: 1969

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2279191

Keywords: WOOD ENGRAVING ART ARTISTS HENRY G BOHN HISTORY,