Bewick"s woodcuts

impressions of upwards of two thousand wood-blocks, engraved, for the most part, by Thomas & John Bewick ... including illustrations of various kinds for books, pamphlets, and broadsides ... with an introduction, a descriptive catalogue of the blocks, and a list of the books and pamphlets illustrated by Thomas Hugo

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  • Wood-engraving, British,
  • Bibliography,
  • Illustrated books

Edition Notes

Statementby Thomas Hugo ...
ContributionsBewick, John, 1760-1795, Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828
LC ClassificationsNE1212.B5 H9 1870
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 2 unnumbered pages, 28 pages, 247 unnumbered leaves of plates
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27004976M
LC Control Number02024715

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Thomas Bewick's Most Noteworthy Engravings. By Brian Hoey. Jan 26, AM. Topics: Legendary Illustrators, Book Making. Thomas Bewick, an English naturalist and woodcut engraver working during the 18th and 19th centuries, was by all accounts at the top of his field during his lifetime. He combined tools originally developed for metal. It was in the medium of woodcut that color was first introduced into printmaking, in the prints known as chiaroscuro woodcuts. Chiaroscuro Woodcuts The earliest colored woodcuts were intended to imitate the appearance of a type of drawing on colored paper known as chiaroscuro, much sought after by collectors. Dec 15,  · Many of Bewick's woodcuts have travellers. Some of them have moonlight and demons, too. not including any Bewicks - has opened at the Wordsworth Trust Author: Tom Lubbock. There has been debate about whether the designer of these woodcuts was Italian or Northern, although most scholars are agreed that the cutter was of Northern origin. In contrast, the spare and elegant woodcuts of the second illustrated book printed in Italy, the De re militari, appear wholly Italian. Published in Verona in , this military.

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Jul 31,  · Thomas Bewick is still revered as the master of wood engraving; a more delicate and nuanced method of relief printing than woodcuts, which uses the end-grain of the wood not the flat.

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Thomas Hugo collected these engravings and produced a descriptive ca Book Edition: First Edition. Woodcuts by Thomas Bewick and His School (Dover Pictorial Archive) by Bewick, Thomas and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "Bewick's woodcuts in this Bewicks woodcuts book edition are only slightly smaller than those which appeared in the first edition in "--Page xvi.

"The text for this book was set by hand in 6 pt. Bulmer Roman type and printed at the Hillside Press in the month of July, "--Colophon. A History of British Birds is a natural history book by Thomas Bewick, published in two 1, Land Birds, appeared in Volume Bewicks woodcuts book, Water Birds, appeared in A supplement was published in The text in Land Birds was written by Ralph Beilby, while Bewick took over the text for the second book is admired mainly for the beauty and clarity of Bewick's wood Author: Thomas Bewick.

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A common alternative is to simply color the woodcut by hand. Woodcuts were used in Europe from the end of the 14th century but they have a longer history in Asia. They are an important theme for antiquarian book collectors as they represent one of the earliest forms of printed illustration.

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Bewick's Animal Woodcuts by Thomas Bewick. Dover Publications, Incorporated, Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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Media in category "Woodcuts by Thomas Bewick" The following 49 files are in this category, out of 49 total. Franklin NH: Hillside Press, miniature book 6 x 5 cm cloth, dust jacket. ii, xvi, iv, 50, 2 pages. ISBN: none BEWICK'S SELECT FABLES WITH ENGRAVED ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE ORIGINAL WOODCUTS.


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Part 1, Introduction. My pet book, Bewick’s Fables of Aesop and Others, is undoubtedly a beautiful object– but perhaps the most stunning part of the volume are the wood engravings done by Thomas Bewick for their intricacy and clear technical mastery, Bewick’s woodblock prints adorn.

Thomas Bewick Auction Price Results Thomas Bewick () 8vo, portrait frontispiece, woodcuts throughout, contemporary half calf gilt, rubbed, faded, foxing to frontispiece and early leaves, bookplates; [Idem] A memoir of Thomas Bewick. BEWICK, Thomas (). A New Lottery Book of Birds and Beasts for Children to Learn.

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Apr 15,  · Thomas Bewick's woodcuts of louts, fools and rascals from 18th-century rural life are miniature masterpieces. Adrian Searle is captivated by their cruel humourAuthor: Adrian Searle. The Bewick Society Thomas Bewick () Wood Engraver, naturalist and Northumberland's Greatest Artist The aim of the Bewick Society is to promote an interest in the life and work of Thomas Bewick and related subjects, especially with regard to wood-engraving.

Thomas Bewick. Thomas Bewick's name is synonymous with the development of the art of wood engraving. Bewick's early work as an artist and craftsman with wood blocks led him to experiment with cutting designs in hard wood, rather than the soft woods used for woodcuts.

May 20,  · Beginning in the fifteenth century, woodcuts served as illustrations in printed books, and many scholars attribute the first successful black-and-white woodcuts as book illustrations to Albrecht Dürer.

By the mid-sixteenth century, woodcuts were replaced largely by engravings as a method for illustrating books. John Bewick's Woodcut Illustrations of a Hermit. Children's literature in England, especially in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, included chap books and so-called "toy" books.

The Wolf and the Shepherds Mr Bewick’s next works were on a larger scale: four very spirited and accurate representations of a zebra, an elephant, a lion, and a tiger, from the collection and for the use of Mr Pidcock, the celebrated exhibitor of wild beasts. A few impressions were taken of each of these, which are now very scarce.

Inhe published a collection of fables, entitled, The. Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte's heroine was not alone in her enjoyment of Thomas Bewick's British Birds—since its first publication in it has become one of the best-loved classics of natural history.

Bewick's masterful woodcuts are more than scientific records; each beady eye and jaunty pose betrays the artist's love of birds.

Thomas Bewick. Thomas Bewick was born in Ovingham, Northumberland, in August, His father rented an eight-acre smallholding at Eltringham. Bewick was a poor scholar but he took a very keen interest in nature.

He was also a talented artist and his school work was decorated with small drawings of birds and animals. A COLLECTION OF DRAWINGS AND WOODCUTS by THOMAS BEWICK Publ. The Fine Art Society, Ltd., New Bond St., LondonExhibited at the Fine Art Societies Rooms, also a Complete List of All Works Illustrated by John & Thomas Bewick with 32 ilustrations from original woodblocks.The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned.

Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Seller Inventory # mon More information about this seller | Contact this seller A Conspiracy of Ravens: A Compendium of .The first illustrated book containing woodcuts to appear in Basel was printed by Bernhard Richel in In that year he published an edition of Spiegel menschlicher Behältnis decorated with large woodcut initial letters and woodcuts.