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Early Woodcut Initials Containing over Thirteen Hundred Reproductions of Ornamental Letters of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries by Oscar, M.D. Jennings

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Published by Martino Pub .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Books,
  • Design - Book,
  • Graphic Arts - General,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • 15th century,
  • 16th century,
  • Europe,
  • History,
  • Initials,
  • Printing,
  • Wood-engraving,
  • Antiques/Collectibles

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12270643M
ISBN 101578986214
ISBN 109781578986217
OCLC/WorldCa71006807

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Augsburg, This edition of the Passion of the Lord Jesus Christ is illustrated by a woodcut initial letter and twenty-four hand-colored woodcut of "Christ Washing the Feet of the Apostles" is one of the more successful in the group. Typical of the early s, the image has broad contours outlining the figures and parallel lines modeling their forms. - Explore jbarnesweb's board "Calligraphy - Initials", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Initials, Woodcut, Title page pins. Ferrara, This rare missal appears to be only book printed at the Carthusian Monastery in Ferrara during the sixteenth century. It is illustrated with a large woodcut of "Saint Christopher and the Christ Child" on the title leaf, a full-page cut of the Crucifixion, and more than initial letters. Full text of "Early Woodcut Initials; containing over thirteen hundred reproductions of ornamental letters of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries" See other formats.

Get this from a library! Early woodcut initials; containing over thirteen hundred reproductions of ornamental letters of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries,. [Oscar Jennings]. - Early Woodcut Initials: Containing Over Thirteen Hundred Reproductions of - Google Books Initials P, Q, R, S from alphabet of Albert Durer in books. Monograms Monograms and Initialed Signatures. This section is arranged alphabetically, according to the letters in the monograms or initialed signatures. Although monograms and initials (including conjoined initials) are quite different from each other, they are always placed in the same category. Woodcut, technique of printing designs from planks of wood incised parallel to the vertical axis of the wood’s grain. It is one of the oldest methods of making prints from a relief surface, having been used in China to decorate textiles since the 5th century Europe, printing from wood blocks on textiles was known from the early 14th century, but it had little development until .