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Decorative floral woodcuts of the sixteenth century

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms -- France.,
    • Wood-engraving, French -- 16th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHenri Louis Duhamel du Monceau.
      SeriesDover pictorial archive series
      LC ClassificationsNE953.3.F8 D85 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL350452M
      ISBN 100486402061
      LC Control Number98009804

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PALMISTRY - A woodcut from a 16th century book of palmistry by Barthelemy Cocles. The straight line of Saturn, running up to the root of the middle finger, is a sign of good fortune, 'one prosperous in all dealings' ID: MC6GPC (RM). This original full-page woodcut of "God Enthroned" is an excellent example of a woodcut from the second quarter of the sixteenth century.

The border, decorated with a leaf-and- branch motif and grotesques, is cut in a simple outline with a few flicks and parallel lines to heighten the forms. Decorative Floral Woodcuts of the Sixteenth Century (Dover Pictorial Archives) by Henri Louis Duhamel du Monceau Printmaking in the Service of Botany: Catalogue of an Exhibition, 21 April to 31 July, by Donald E.

Wendel. PDF Decorative Floral Woodcuts of the Sixteenth Century Dover Pictorial Archives Ebook. The illustration credits at the end of the book offer no traceable source for the woodcut.

A colorized version of the woodcut was prepared for the cover of Daniel Boorstin's bestseller, The Discoverers. Although the jacket attributes the picture to an "early 16th century woodcut," it cites only the Bettmann Archive for its source.

A much less frequently used alternative to the woodcut was the metalcut, which was more or less immune to this kind of damage.

But carving the desired image on a block of metal was far more difficult; so metalcuts were typically reserved for elements that would be reused from book to book, such as decorative initials and printers’ marks. The Cultural Significance of Costume Books in Sixteenth-Century Europe.

Costume books, that is, books consisting of a series of woodcuts or etchings representing persons in native dress Decorative floral woodcuts of the sixteenth century book all over the world, have so far received very limited attention in modern scholarship. The few existing studies consider these books - a genre newly.

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Woodcut printed in black on paper During the sixteenth century, the woodcut was elevated to an art form in itself and was no longer reserved solely for book illustration. In Venice, the popularity of the woodcut was heightened by numerous reproductions of the works of Titian and his circle, which were often commissioned by Titian himself.

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