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Engravings and their value

J. Herbert Slater

Engravings and their value

a complete guide to the collection and prices of all classes of prints

by J. Herbert Slater

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Published by "The Bazaar, Exchange and Mart" limited in London .
Written in English

  • Engraving -- Collectors and collecting.,
  • Engravers.,
  • Engraving -- Prices.,
  • Engraving -- Bibliography.,
  • Engravers" marks.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: 72-74.

    Statementby J. Herbert Slater ...
    ContributionsMaxwell-Barbour, F. W.
    LC ClassificationsNE885 .S6 1929, NE885 .S6 1929
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 707 p.
    Number of Pages707
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14365390M
    LC Control Number32016842

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Herbert Slater. Engravings and Their Value. a Complete Guide to the Collection and Prices of All Classes of Prints J. Herbert Slater Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York ().

Engravings and Their Value by J Herbert Slater,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Jul 07,  · Engravings and their value; a guide for the print collector by Slater, J. Herbert (John Herbert), Publication date Topics Engraving, Engravers, Engraving, Engraving, Engravers' marks Publisher London, L.U.

Gill Collection Pages: But all these, as well as engravings proper, are prints, so that although an engraving is necessarily a print, not every print is an engraving. The title of this book, "Engravings, and their Value," is not.

Also, there are numerous engravings in the book, some with tissue between the pages. I know that this is a famous book that has been printed many times in the past years, but I can’t find any reference to this edition.

You may be able to find out more about their value on a used book website: abebooks, alibris, biblio, addall. Engravings and Engravings and their value book Value by iniinisamoa.comt Slater and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Engravings and Their Value by J Herbert Slater - AbeBooks Passion for books.

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Aug 28,  · Book illustrations produced by etching alone were more unusual. More often than not engraving and etching came to be used together since the processes were complementary: the backgrounds, foliage, skies etc came to be the preserve of the.

Apr 10,  · As it is, the book is a rather unwieldy 11"x", one of the largest in Dover's fine art series. Hogarth's original engravings are generally quite large (on average 10"x15", and up to 16" x 22"), and the average reproduction in this book is about 75% size, a fine compromise to appreciate the details/5(16).

As well as classifying prints by their medium, we may also categorize them by their purpose. Some prints, like old master prints, were done solely as works of art. Some, including Audubon's natural history prints of birds and animals, were done to be sold to the scientific community as informative supplements to books and articles.

Get this from a library. Engravings and their value; a guide for the print-collector. [J Herbert Slater]. engravings and their value a complete guide to the collection and prices of all classes of prints.

Slater, Herbert J. London: The Bazaar, Exchange, and Mart, n.d. (circa ). First off, understand that prints can be very valuable. For instance, Currier & Ives lithograph sold for more than $76K, Pablo Picasso’s etching called The Frugal Repast sold for $K, and a suite of lithographs by Toulouse Lautrec cost one buyer more than $K.

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This site provides values and information on firearms in a convenient online pricing guide format, and allows you to find out what your used guns are worth. Get this from a library. Engravings and their value: a complete guide to the collection and prices of all classes of prints.

[J Herbert Slater; F W Maxwell-Barbour]. In terms of numbers, the Bien Edition is the rarest of all original Audubon publications.

However, the market value of prints in the Havell Edition far exceed those of the Bien Edition. Full Bien Edition sheets retail from a couple thousand dollars each on up to $40, or more. Engraving is the practice of incising a design onto a hard, usually flat surface by cutting grooves into it with a burin.

The result may be a decorated object in itself, as when silver, gold, steel, or glass are engraved, or may provide an intaglio printing plate, of copper or another metal, for printing images on paper as prints or illustrations; these images are also called "engravings".

Engraving is one of the. Gustave Doré was one of the most acclaimed and popular illustrators of the nineteenth century, and his illustrated bible is a landmark in the field. He made more than engravings, illustrating the events of the bible with detail and emotion. The first edition appeared in France in A signed and numbered lithograph is potentially more expensive but - just like a book - it's a thrill to own a signed piece of artwork from an artist you admire.

It's not often that you will see a No.1 become available if it's from a major name. Potentially prints from a run of 10 are going to be more expensive than a run of Although the word “etching” is commonly used to describe any print produced using intaglio printing methods, there are actually several types of etching techniques, each of which produces a different effect.

Over the centuries, artists from Rembrandt to Picasso have employed various etching techniques to completely different ends. Explore thousands of old and rare books, including illuminated manuscripts, fine press editions, illustrated books, incunabula, limited editions and miniature books.

Whether you're a budding rare book collector or a bibliophile with an evniable collection, discover an amazing selection of rare and collectible books from booksellers around the. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 5 3/8 x 9 3/8.

Steel engraving. Hand color. Excellent condition. One of a charming set of prints from Picturesque America, a book inspired by the prose of William Cullen Bryant. This two volume set and others of its genre were very popular during the mid-nineteenth century.

Apr 16,  · 10 Collectibles NOT Worth Collecting Anymore. April 16, Franklin Mint coins and medals typically can fetch their meltdown value when resold, which usually is a fraction of the amount that the company originally charged (though today’s high precious metals prices have lifted those resale values somewhat).

Thomas Kinkade paintings. May 25,  · The tradition of artists signing their prints is less than a hundred years old -- before that, artists often used monograms. Artists such as Toulouse-Lautrec and Pierre Bonnard would sign some and not others, depending on the wishes and ego of the collector.

The value of both signed and unsigned prints is the same as there is no question of. Fine-art prints have many virtues, including aesthetic beauty, a long and proud past in the annals of art history, and the element of spontaneity that figures so largely in their making.

But for many collectors, one particularly enticing feature is the price tag. "Prints give people who might not be able to afford a painting by a particular artist access to original art," notes Marjorie Devon.

Sep 24,  · Print conservation & restoration and antique prints do retain their value (assuming they do not deteriorate in condition), so it is reasonable to make the investment in preserving the print even if the value doesn't quite equal the cost. The book is falling apart but the plates are in good condition.

Would it make sense (in terms of. Contents. The magazine is best known for the hand-tinted fashion plate that appeared at the start of each issue, which provide a record of the progression of women's dress. Publisher Louis Godey boasted that init cost $, to produce the Lady's Book, with the coloring of the fashion-plates costing $8, Library resources, such as price indexes, may be helpful in estimating the approximate monetary value of works of art and other materials.

Entries may be arranged by artist's last name, medium, or date of sale. Many of the following sources are available at the Research Library at the Getty Research Institute. Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which an artist works an image or matrix of images into a block of wood.

Functionally a variety of woodcut, it uses relief printing, where the artist applies ink to the face of the block and prints using relatively low contrast, ordinary engraving, like etching, uses a metal plate for the matrix, and is printed.

Line engraving has a very long history. Developed during the fifteenth century, engraving was at first traditionally regarded as a branch of the goldsmith's art. During the latter 15th century and into the 16th century the art of engraving was developed to a very high degree by the Italian school, often by artists who turned their hands to.

The Scuola del Libro in Urbino and the Istituto d 'Arte in Florence are historically very important, because they addressed their teaching attention to the development and spread of the art of original engraving, under the direction of Masters such as Luigi Servolini and Leandro Castellani in Urbino and Francesco Chiappelli in Florence.

An old master print is a work of art produced by a printing process within the Western tradition. The term remains current in the art trade, and there is no easy alternative in English to distinguish the works of "fine art" produced in printmaking from the vast range of decorative, utilitarian and popular prints that grew rapidly alongside the artistic print from the 15th century onwards.

The value of a Currier and Ives lithograph depends on the condition of the lithograph, the subject of the artwork and the popularity of the theme. Currier and Ives produced about 8, different prints, primarily in the s, and some themes are more popular with buyers than others.

Guide to Collecting John James Audubon Prints. Posted on February 15, This book is not of high value and is not something we would offer at auction. and was given a set of 15 prints described on their original envelope as “extra set of illustrations to accompany your copy of Audubon’s America”.

(Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston. Telling an original print or map from a reproduction can sometimes be very easy, and other times quite difficult. [Click here for discussion of the differences between originals and reproductions] Below are some tests you can make which might tell you what you iniinisamoa.comng process The most definitive method of determining whether a print is an original or a reproduction is by examination of.

Printmaking, which encompasses woodcuts, engraving, etching, mezzotint, aquatint, drypoint, lithography, screen-printing, digital prints and foil imaging is often a core component of fine-arts training courses, and today's printmakers are grounded in most of these print methods. Oct 15,  · Finest engraving is always done with hand tools—chisel and hammer.

Crudely done engraving can actually lessen the value of a firearm. Antique Engraving. Older engraving is valued in a similar way to modern engraving—the artistic quality, extent of coverage, and the reputation of the engraver are most important.

When Is It OK To Remove Illustration Plates From Books. January 31, seeing that the value of the book is for it’s art, and the only way to sell this book in my history has been to those who make it their business to sell prints on the world art market?.

Steel engraving is a technique for printing illustrations based on steel instead of copper. It has been rarely used in artistic printmaking, although it was much used for reproductions in the 19th century. Steel engraving was introduced in by Jacob Perkins (–), an American inventor, for .Start studying Art.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. This style of art determines the relative sizes of figures or objects in an artwork according to their status.

hierarchical scale. This Dürer woodcut of a scene from the Book of Revelation combines natural detail with.of type double that have already been declared and initialized, write some code that prints their values (in the order given above) in position columns.

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