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1 edition of Europe illustrated found in the catalog.

Europe illustrated

its picturesque scenes and places of note : France, Belgium and the Rhine

by John Sherer

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Published by London Print. and Pub., A.W. Gittens in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Added title-pages, engraved.

    Statementdescribed by John Sherer ; steel engravings, by Turner, Allom, Bartlett, Leitch, and other eminent artists
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD967 .S56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 volumes
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25617323M
    OCLC/WorldCa1180060

    Over two hundred illustrations, including twenty-four colour plates, amplify the Europe illustrated book and the picture is completed with comprehensive reference material in maps, genealogies, a chronology, lists of further reading, and a full index including personal dates. Sixty-six volumes were given by Mr. Wood Engraving This process is a similar concept to the woodcut except that rather than using a soft wood and cutting with the grain of the wood the artist uses a hard wood and cuts against the grain. Lithograph Illustration produced by transferring an image drawn on a carefully prepared stone to paper.

    Early types of intaglio printing s were prepared on copper plates and these eventually gave way to more sturdy metals such Europe illustrated book steel as new technology became available and print runs increased requiring a more durable plate. The result is a varying tonality in the print. Engraving Illustration produced by carving lines into a metal plate. A copy of the checklist is kept in the Collections Files. For example, Aubrey Beardsleya proponent of both Art Nouveau and Aestheticismhad a great influence over book illustrations.

    The authors describe both the strange and the familiar. To find these illustrations now is to see a beloved character completely differently, much closer to the original books. They apply an acid resistant coating to a plate and then mark lines with a needle where the acid will be allowed contact with the metal. A copy of the checklist is kept in the Collections Files. Flyleaves Additional blank leaves following or preceding the endpapers.


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Europe illustrated by John Sherer Download PDF Ebook

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Morocco Binding material made from goatskin—versatile, durable, with a distinctive pebbled texture and visible grain. Wood Engraving This process is a similar concept to the woodcut except that rather than using a soft wood and cutting with the grain of the wood the artist uses a hard wood and cuts against the grain.

Plate Full-page illustration printed separately from but bound with the text. Many were illuminated with miniatures, decorated initials and floral borders. Errata List of mistakes and corrections noted after printing, often compiled on a separate sheet or slip and inserted into the text block.

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Baroque illustrated books. Unopened When the folds of the Europe illustrated book of paper making up the text block have not been trimmed away or opened with a paper-knife.

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The authors describe both the strange and the familiar. Incunable From the cradle of printing, i. Verso The back or reverse side of a leaf or page. In reality, illuminators were often well known and acclaimed and many of their identities have survived. By the end of the period, many of the painters were women, perhaps especially in Paris.

Woodcuts preceded moveable type and are the earliest known printing technology. Provenance History of a particular copy of a book.Book illustration as we now know it evolved from early European woodblock printing. In the early 15th century, playing cards were created using block printing, which was the first use of prints in a sequenced and logical order.

An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (marginalia) and miniature illustrations. In the strictest definition, the term refers only to manuscripts decorated with either gold or silver; but in both common usage and modern scholarship.

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