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Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes & Blair Hughes

by Ashmolean Museum.

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Published by Ashmolean Museum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Individual artists,
  • Prints & printmaking,
  • Sculpture & other three-dimensional art forms,
  • Printmaking,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • England,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Hermes, Gertrude,
  • Hughes-Stanton, Blair,
  • Wood engraving

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKatherine Eustance (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8989940M
    ISBN 101854440640
    ISBN 109781854440648

    Blair Hughes-Stanton (–81) was renowned in his lifetime principally for his wood-engravings, for the unusual expressiveness and fineness of his line and for his devotion to the figure. This show is a unique attempt at a comprehensive survey of his work in this medium. London: Cresset Press, printed at the Curwen Press, 14 wood engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton, Gertrude Hermes, Leon Underwood, Stephen Gooden, René Ben Sussan, M. E. Groom, Eric Jones, Wladislaw Skocaylas, Hester Sainsbury, Frank Medworth, Eric Kennington, Eric Ravilious, John Nash & D. Galanis. No of 30 special copies printed on hand made paper .

    Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes & Blair Hughes. By Ashmolean Museum, Katherine Eustance (Editor) see all from $! Embroideries & Samplers from Islamic Egypt. By Marianne Ellis, Ashmolean Museum. see all from $! new only from $! The author tells us that wood-engraving is most closely allied to books and forms, such as engraving, etching, and lithograph must be printed separately, on a different press. "Cut or engraved woodblocks, on the other hand, being in relief, can be printed on a orthodox press simultaneously with a page of type and, with careful cutting, can be made to harmonize .

    A great artistic collaboration with wonderful large engravings from two of the early twentieth century greats, Blair Hughes-Stanton & Gertrude Hermes who had married in View basket Remove from basket Add to basket More details Price: £1, Eustace, Katherine, The Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes and Blair Hughes Stanton Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, NAL Information file Jane Hill, The Sculpture of Gertrude Hermes, Farnham, Lund Humphries in association with the Henry Moore Foundation, p, ill. ISBN:


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Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes & Blair Hughes by Ashmolean Museum. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hughes-Stanton and Hermes were pupils at the Brook Green School of Art, run for ten years from by Leon Underwood in Hammersmith.

This book shows how their visual invention took the art of wood Read more. The wood-engravings have been cut by Blair Hughes-Stanton & Gertrude Hermes.

One hundred and ninety-five copies of this edition have been printed by Bernard Henry Newdigate at the Shakespeare Head Press Stratford-upon-Avon on Batchelor's Kelmscott hand-made paper. Gertrude Hermes was born in Bickley, Kent.

She studied at the Leon Underwood School of Painting and Sculpture where she met her husband, Blair Hughes-Stanton, and like him began engraving. During their brief marriage they worked at the Gregynog Press in Wales. Buy The Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes and Blair Hughes-Stanton First Edition by Eustace, Katharine (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Blair Rowlands Hughes-Stanton (22 February – 6 June ) was a major figure in the English wood engraving revival in the twentieth century.

He was the son of the artist Sir Herbert exhibited with the Society of Wood Engravers, but was more in sympathy with the philosophy of the English Wood Engraving Society, of which he was a founding member in Born: 22 February Kensington, London, England. Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which an artist works an image or matrix of images into a block of wood.

Functionally a variety of woodcut, it uses relief printing, where the artist applies ink to the face of the block and prints using relatively low contrast, ordinary engraving, like etching, uses a metal plate for the matrix, and is. Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes & Blair Hughes by Ashmolean Museum, Katherine Eustance (Editor) starting at $ Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes & Blair Hughes has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

The Wood Engravings of Gertrude Hermes and Blair Hughes-Stanton by Eustace, Katharine. Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 72pp MInt. White card covers with red titles to the cover.

No inscriptions. MInt. Paperback. Mint. large 8vo. A fellow student there, Carolyn Marion Mitchell (born ), had started making wood engravings c after seeing some woodcuts by Derain, and it was Mitchell's work that inspired Gertrude Hermes, Leon Underwood and Blair Hughes-Stanton.

The wood-engravings of Blair Hughes-Stanton [Penelope Hughes-Stanton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Limited edition hardback book (no dust jacket) titled WOOD ENGRAVINGS OF BLAIR HUGHES-STANTON by Penelope Hughes-Stanton.

Published in a limited edition of copies (of which for sale) by the Private Libraries Association in /5(1). Gertrude Hermes RA () was well-known for the range and diversity of her work.

She was a sculptor as well as a wood-engraver, and she also produced colour prints, both lino and wood-cuts. This book, however, concentrates on her work as a wood-engraver, reproducing in a generous format virtually the whole of her output.4/5(1).

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HUGHES-STANTON, BLAIR. The Wood-Engravings of Blair Hughes-Stanton. 31 Oct - Explore pcs49's board "• Gertrude Hermes - PRINTMAKER", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Wood engraving, Printmaking and Prints pins. - Explore turtlecee's board "Gertrude Hermes", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Wood engraving, Illustration and Printmaking pins. Published by the Shakespeare Head Press in a limited edition of numbered copies printed on Batchelor’s Kelmscott hand-made paper and illustrated with wood-engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton and Gertrude Hermes.

2 vols. folio. Each volume has a presentation inscription from Gertrude Hermes. BLAIR HUGHES-STANTON The Wood-Engravings art exhibition Blair Hughes-Stanton (–81) was renowned in his lifetime principally for his wood-engravings, for the unusual express One of his fellow students (who included Henry Moore, Eileen Agar and his future first wife Gertrude Hermes) brought wood-engraving tools back from Paris where she.

London: Printed by Bernard Newdigate at The Shakespeare Head Press for the Cresset Press, 5 wood engravings in each volume, including two frontispieces, by Blair Hughes-Stanton (6) and Gertrude Hermes (4).

One of numbered copies, this no. Printed on heavy Batchelor’s Kelmscott hand-made paper. Two volumes. Folio, original full black vellum by. Boxwood’s collection of original, signed wood engravings, woodcuts and linocuts offers today’s collector affordable art by established British artists working within the last years.

Each limited edition print is signed by the artist and presented in a museum quality mount which is protected in a transparent archival sleeve. Born in Kent, Gertrude Hermes studied first at Beckenham School of Art from to and then at Leon Underwood's School of Painting and Sculpture between andgaining the Prix de Rome in The following year she married the artist and printmaker Blair Hughes-Stanton (), though they were divorced in Hughes-Stanton, Blair, [ Book: ] This resource is very relevant to your query (score: ,) [With engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton Hughes-Stanton, Blair, [ Book: ] At National Library The wood engravings of Gertrude Hermes and Blair Hughes-Stanton / edited by Katharine Eustace.

Hermes, Gertrude () Libraries Australia Hermes, Gertrude [ Book: ] At Nat Gall Aus Res. This resource is very relevant to your query (score: ,) The wood engravings of Gertrude Hermes and Blair Hughes-Stanton / edited by Katharine Eustace.19 Mar - Explore pcs49's board "• Blair Hughes-Stanton - PRINTMAKER", which is followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Printmaking, Wood engraving and Art pins.The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan, the Shakespeare Head Press, Printed by the Shakespeare Head Press under the direction of Bernard Newdigate. 10 full-page wood-engraved illustrations by Blair Hughes-Stanton and Gertrude Hermes.

The Pilgrim's Progress needs little introduction or discussion for LT FPF readers.