Wood-engraving of Blackwell's Bookshop, Oxford.

(Blackwell.) LAWRENCE (Peter)

Wood-engraving of Blackwell's Bookshop, Oxford.

Description: ONE OF 140 COPIES signed by the artist, printed direct from the block by Paul Kershaw at Grapho Editions, 20 x 15 cm (image size), mounted (to 38 x 24 cm approx.) and wrapped in clear plastic, new

Publication Details: [2019]

Notes: Around 1910, Edmund Hort New completed a number of engravings of Oxford, including views of the Broad, and within it of Blackwell's bookshop - then a mere thirty years standing; some 110 years later, celebrating our 140th anniversary, Blackwell's is delighted to present a new wood-engraving of its frontage by one of the best contemporary wood-engravers. Peter Lawrence has been engraving for close to thirty years; his work is in the collections of the Ashmolean Museum, the Manchester Metropolitan Museum, and the V&A. In 2016, Pete designed the cover for our Kelmscott Press catalogue, with a new...more

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Price: £120

Subject: Modern Illustrated

Published Date: [2019]

Stock Number: 67418

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