Frontispiece in Sparmann, A voyage round the world with Captain Cook in H.M.S Resolution (Golden Cockerel Press, 1944).The Golden Cockerel Press, one of the most important and productive of the English private presses, started work in the 1920s. It became well-known for its illustrated books. This stunning woodcut of a sailing ship is by Peter Barker-Mill. His engravings were considered revolutionary and a highly successful step forward in the adaptation of the wood engraving medium to…
London Snow Iain Macnab of Barachastlain (1890-1967)
"Pioneer at Sea" linocut by James Dodds RCA (b.1957). www.jamesdodds.co.uk Tags: Linocut, Cut, Print, Linoleum, Lino, Carving, Block, Woodcut, Helen Elstone, Sea, Boat, Harbour, Waves, Sky, Sails, Sailing.
Carroll Thayer Berry, Ogunquit Artist Fishing Shacks, Perkins Cove. Linocut 1936. Carroll Thayer Berry was an American artist who grew up in Maine, and whose work is often said to be emblematic of New England, especially the seacoast. In addition, he was one of first U.S. artists to be assigned to camouflage in World War I. www.ogunquitbeachinn.com