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A history of wood engraving : the original edition

Author: Douglas Percy Bliss
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, [2013]
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Housed in the British Museum is a 1300-year-old Chinese manuscript with the image of Buddha drawn in flowing black lines. This, according toA History of Wood Engraving, is the oldest known woodcut and the starting point for this lively history of the art form. For hundreds of years, wood engraving was the primary means of illustrating books in France, Italy, and the Netherlands. In the sixteenth century, the German  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bliss, Douglas Percy, 1900-1984.
History of wood engraving.
New York : Skyhorse Publishing, [2013]
(DLC) 2013008633
(OCoLC)800025693
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Percy Bliss
ISBN: 9781626362215 1626362211
OCLC Number: 841489171
Notes: Originally published: London : J.M. Dent, 1928.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 263 p.) : ill.
Responsibility: by Douglas Percy Bliss.

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