25 Women to Read Before You Die
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

Art
Print Making History


There are 96 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Art - Print Making History
Page 1 of 5 next

Japanese Woodblock Print Workshop: A Modern Guide to the Ancient Art of Mokuhanga
Japanese Woodblock Print Workshop: A Modern Guide to the Ancient Art of Mokuhanga
by April Vollmer
Publisher Comments
APRIL VOLLMER is an artist and printmaker living in New York City. She works primarily in mokuhanga, Japanese woodblock. In addition to exhibiting her work she teaches classes at workshops across the country. Her work has been published in... (read more)

Your price: $29.99
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Push: Print: 30+ Artists Explore the Boundaries of Printmaking (Push)
Push: Print: 30+ Artists Explore the Boundaries of Printmaking (Push)
by Jamie Berger
Synopsis
PUSH Print is a visual feast that will inspire anyone interested in art, intriguing personalities, and innovative ideas. Survey the work of 30+ contemporary printmakers--from world-renowned names to exciting up-and-comers--each with their own take on... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Art of the Printmaker: 1500-1860
The Art of the Printmaker: 1500-1860
by Roger Baynton Williams
Publisher Comments
This beautifully illustrated book looks at printmaking from 1550 to the last days before mechanization in the 1860s, explaining the process and technique involved and the fantastic results achieved by early printers.... (read more)

List Price $50.00
Your price: $24.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


An American Focus
An American Focus
by Karin Breuer
About the Author
Karin Breuer is curator of the Anderson Graphic Arts Collection at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and coauthor of Thirty-five Years at Crown Point Press: Making Prints, Doing Art (California, 1997).... (read more)

List Price $35.00
Your price: $4.48
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Colonial Printer
The Colonial Printer
by Lawrence C Wroth
Book News Annotation
**** Reprint of Wroth's classic history of early printing (17th & 18th c.) in the US. The original is cited in BCL3. This edition is printed on durable acid-free paper. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

List Price $9.95
Your price: $7.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Conversations from the Print Studio: A Master Printer in Collaboration with Ten Artists
Conversations from the Print Studio: A Master Printer in Collaboration with Ten Artists
by Elisabeth Hodermarsky
Publisher Comments
Over his thirty years as a master printer, Craig Zammiello has established himself as a foremost specialist of intaglio printmaking in the United States. Through lively discussions between Zammiello, Elisabeth Hodermarsky, and ten contemporary artistsand#... (read more)

List Price $45.00
Your price: $19.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Art of the Woodcut: Masterworks from the 1920s
The Art of the Woodcut: Masterworks from the 1920s
by Malcolm Salaman
Publisher Comments
This survey of woodcut illustration as practiced in the 1920s abounds in outstanding works by artists from around the world. Nearly 200 illustrations — rendered in two-color images as well as in an eight-page full-color insert — include... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $13.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Ladies of Letterpress: A Gallery of Prints with 86 Removable Posters
Ladies of Letterpress: A Gallery of Prints with 86 Removable Posters
by Jessica White
Publisher Comments
Who can resist the tactile charm of letterpress? Not many, judging by its ever-rising popularity among artists and designers working with old-school printing methods. The Ladies of Letterpress features the best work of the members of Ladies of... (read more)

Your price: $40.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


A History of Engraving and Etching
A History of Engraving and Etching
by Arthur Mayger Hind
Publisher Comments
Arthur Mayger Hind (1880-1957) was a leading historian of engraving, one of the most highly respected art historians of modern times. Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum and Professor of Fine Art at Oxford, he was the author of the most... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $4.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Elementary Platen Presswork
Elementary Platen Presswork
by Ralph W Polk
Publisher Comments
Platen presses were the essential engines of the printing trade through the late 19th and early 20th centuries, but these once-ubiquitous letterpress machines gradually gave way to more efficient offset and digital technologies. By the late 20th century,... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $15.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Prints and People, a Social History of Printed Pictures
Prints and People, a Social History of Printed Pictures
by A Hyatt Mayor
Publisher Comments
The Description for this book, Prints and People: A Social History of Printed Pictures, will be forthcoming.... (read more)

List Price $40.00
Your price: $11.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Aldus & His Dream Book: An Illustrated Essay
Aldus & His Dream Book: An Illustrated Essay
by Helen Barolini
Publisher Comments
Aldus and His Dream Book is a tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (1449/50-1515). Helen Barolini's text discusses Aldus, his education, his publishing vision, his typographic innovations, and his famous... (read more)

List Price $21.25
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Adventures in Letterpress
Adventures in Letterpress
by Brandon Mise
Publisher Comments
Tactile, retro, and idiosyncratic, hand-printed objects have an undeniable appeal, especially in a digital age. In recent years, the nearly obsolete craft of letterpress has been resurrected by artists and designers who have rescued cast-iron presses... (read more)

Your price: $24.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


North American Prints, 1913-1947: An Examination at Century's End
North American Prints, 1913-1947: An Examination at Century's End
by David Tatham
Book News Annotation
Drawn from those given at a conference held at Syracuse U. in May 2000, these eight critical essays examine this most rich and varied era in printmaking. Contributors give context, analyze the national audience created by special exhibition programs... (read more)

List Price $34.95
Your price: $15.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Collector's Value Guide to Early Twentieth Century American Prints
Collector's Value Guide to Early Twentieth Century American Prints
by Michael Ivankovich
Book News Annotation
Maxfield Parrish, Wallace Nutting, Fred Thompson, Bessie Pease Gutmann, R. Atkinson Fox, David Davidson, and Charles Sawyer are the seven popular and commercially successful artists and photographers whose work is featured in this value guide (between... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


How Prints Look
How Prints Look
by William Ivins
Review
This unique book is the classic introduction to appearances of various types of prints and the techniques involved in producing them. Combining a rich selection of illustrations with explanatory commentary, the revised edition also includes a new... (read more)

List Price $22.00
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Printmaker's Art
The Printmaker's Art
by Hannah Brocklehurst
Your price: $20.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Menil Foundation Series #0001: The Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume I: From the Pharaohs to the Fall of the Roman Empire
Menil Foundation Series #0001: The Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume I: From the Pharaohs to the Fall of the Roman Empire
by Elizabeth Glassman
List Price $85.00
Your price: $49.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Ink, paper, metal, wood :painters and sculptors at Crown Point Press
Ink, paper, metal, wood :painters and sculptors at Crown Point Press
by Kathan Brown
List Price $45.00
Your price: $32.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Holy Land in Maps
Holy Land in Maps
by Ariel Tishby
List Price $50.00
Your price: $11.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


1 3 4 5 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 96 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Art
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.