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Wood Lea Press Omega Cuts Limited Edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$108
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Title:
Omega Cuts. Woodcuts and linotypes by artists associated with the Omega Workshops and the Hogarth Press

Author:
Greenwood, Jeremy

Place:
Woodbridge, Suffolk

Publisher:
Wood Lea Press

Date:
1998

Description:
147 pp. Introduction by Judith Collins. With 16 tipped-in color plates and many black & white plates and text illustrations, one folding. (Folio) gray buckram, in buckram and board slipcase. 1 of 450 copies. First Edition. A beautifully produced history and catalogue of original prints made by artists associated with the Bloomsbury Group, including Vanessa Bell, [Dora] Carrington, Roger Fry, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Duncan Grant, E. McKnight Kauffer, etc. Provides an insightful account of the personalities and varying artistic skills of the individual engravers but also summarizes their development in modern times of the wood-& linoleum-cut. An essential work for anyone interested in the Bloomsbury Group or in book design and illustration in the early part of the 20th century.

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Condition:
Fine.


 
Item number:
230936
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