Monday, 8 November 2010

Bewick in Ithaca


End Grain: A History of Wood Engraving
Exhibition at Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University.
Thomas Bewick's wood engraving is the starting point for this historical survey from the eighteenth century to the present day.
Details on the museum website here.
A review article by the Cornell Daily Sun here.

The exhibition runs from November 6 2010–January 9 2011.

Illustrated: Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910,  Snap-the-Whip, 1873, Wood engraving on newsprint .

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