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How to Identify Prints, Second Edition

How to Identify Prints, Second Edition
Author: Bamber Gascoigne
ISBN 13: 9780500284803
ISBN 10: 500284806
Edition: 2
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Publication Date: 2004-05-17
Format: Paperback
Pages: 216
List Price: $34.95

Containing 272 illustrations (40 in color), this guide for print and book collectors, dealers, and scholars describes some 90 different manual and mechanical techniques for producing prints. The history of printing and the printmaking craft is covered, and numerous examples are given of the identifying features of various types of prints (i.e., woodcuts, lithographs, etc.). The second edition addresses the impact of inkjet and laser printing technology of the last 20 years. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR