Selborne, Joanna and Lindsay Newman

Gwen Raverat - wood engraver

Published: The Fleece Press, Denby Dale

Date: 1996

Limited edition of 300 copies. This is one of 260 copies bound in ochre quarter cloth with marbled paper made by Ann Muir on the boards. Paper label on spine. In cloth and paper-covered slipcase as issued. Tissue-guarded colour self portrait and other plates tipped in. Numerous wood engravings throughout printed from the original blocks. Small patch of abrasion to one side of the paper-covered slipcase. Fine in near fine slipcase.

‘There are some books by which I hope my publishing career will one day be judged, and this will be one of them.’ Simon Lawrence of The Fleece Press. A biography and bibliography of the artist.


Offered by Anthony Smith Books