Geoffrey HOLME, editorThe Woodcut of To-Day at Home and Abroad.
London, The Studio Ltd., 1927.
4to, publisher’s grey cloth boards, first side blind-stamped with gilt title, spine with gilt-lettering, top edge gilt, dust jacket with bright colour design on the front and printed text and a b/w illustration on the lower side. VII-187 pp., IV pp. Adverts. 8 tipped in colour plates and numerous two-colour or b/w illustrations in the text, of which many full page. Complete.
First and only edition.
Fine volume on contemporary woodcut art in Europe, America, Russia, Canada and Japan. Text by Malcolm C. Salaman. Showing the work of Paul Baudier, Jacques Beltrand, Robert Bonfils, Frank Brangwyn, Jacques Boullaire, Gordon Craig, Deslignières, Eekman, Robert Gibbings, Eric Gill, Pierre Gusman, Shinsui Ito, Hasui Kawase, Rockwell Kent, Koupreianoff, Kravtchenko, Laboureur, Mathurin Méheut, Nash, Gwen Raverat, Eric Ravilious, Wladislaw Skoczylas, Karel Van Veen, Maximilien Vox, Hiroshi Yoshida and many others.
Excellent copy in the rare and spectacular dust jacket (very faintly soiled on the lower cover).