Black and White Illustration
illustration and graphic images in pen and ink, monochrome, black and white. From old to new, book illustrations to design and fine art.
GWEN RAVERAT 'The Princess by the Lake' Wood Engraving Printed from the Original 1928 block. C.4x2ins..
Engraving printed from the original 1928 hardwood block to illustrate Reynolds Stone's 1959 appraisal of her work. This was unpublished at the time and was intended as an illustration for Hans Christian Anderson's 'The Wild Swans'. Further print to reverse-does not show through. Unmounted. C. 4x2ins.. One of the most significant British printmakers during the first half of the 20th century, Gwendolen Raverat produced many prints for use as book illustrations. Raverat studied at the Slade School