New England Art Exchange
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1303665
New England Art Exchange
$1,450.00
Kiyoshi Saito, Japanese, 1907-1997, "Temple". This is a very rare early print by Kiyoshi Saito. Woodblock in colors, image size 20 x 32 inches, published in 1955 in a small edition of 50, stamped and hand signed in ink in the image, numbered "6/50" and inscribed "Designed in 1955" in the pencil in the lower margin. Framed, with the artist's label on the back reading "Self Carved, Self Printed, Kiyoshi Saito"...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1940 item #1302279
New England Art Exchange
$525.00
Albert Abramovitz, Latvian/American, 1879-1963, "Construction Work, Moscow". A remarkable original linocut, image size 8 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Albert Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1940 item #1302276
New England Art Exchange
$595.00
Albert Abramovitz, Latvian/American, 1879-1963, "Worker's Head". Albert Abramovitz $595.00 1879-1963, Latvian/American Worker's Head This is a beautiful, intimate portrait of a Depression-era worker by Albert Abramovitz. Linocut, image size 7 x 4 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1940 item #1302275
New England Art Exchange
$525.00
Albert Abramovitz, Latvian/American, 1879-1963, "The Hold Up". A dramatic original linocut by Albert Abramovitz, image size 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1297802
New England Art Exchange
$400.00
Thomas W. Nason, American, 1889-1971, "Grant's General Store". A finely detailed chiaroscuro wood engraving by Thomas Nason, this image measures 5 x 8 inches, published in 1959 in an edition of 100, cat: BPL-570, pencil signed. Known as the "Poet Engraver of New England", Nason was a prolific artist who specialized in incredibly detailed, atmospheric wood engravings of the New England landscape...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1930 item #1293389
New England Art Exchange
$750.00
Birger Sandzen, Swedish-American, 1871-1954, "Summertime". A remarkably dynamic image of a clear summer day, this linocut measures 9 x 12 inches, published in 1928, cat: Greenough-52, pencil signed and titled. Sandzen was born in Sweden and studied with Anders Zorn and Richard Berg before moving to Paris to study with Edmund Aman-Jean. In 1894 he accepted a teaching position at Bethany College in Kansas, where lived and taught for the rest of his life...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1940 item #1293388
New England Art Exchange
$675.00
Birger Sandzen, Swedish-American, 1871-1954, "Pond With Willows". A spectacular original linocut by Birger Sandzen, this image measures 5 3/4 x 8 3/4, published in 1930, pencil signed and titled, framed. Sandzen was born in Sweden and studied with Anders Zorn and Richard Berg before moving to Paris to study with Edmund Aman-Jean. In 1894 he accepted a teaching position at Bethany College in Kansas, where lived and taught for the rest of his life...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1292035
New England Art Exchange
$525.00
Mizuno Toshikata, Japanese, 1866-1908, "Escape on a Boat". This c. 1894 color woodblock print by Mizuno Toshikata measures 13 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches, signed and sealed by the artist, also publishers seal, Sekiguchi Masajiro, on l.l. This Oban Triptych is one of Toshikata's war prints, depicting a soldier escaping the enemy by boat during the Sino-Japanese War.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1970 item #1288780
New England Art Exchange
$750.00
Mabuchi Toro, Japanese, 1920-1994, "Still Life with Fish". This is a cool modernist still life, woodblock in colors, published in 1963 in an edition of 100, pencil signed in Japanese, numbered and dated in English, framed. Mabuchi Toro was born in Tokyo and studied at the Tokyo of Art; he became known for his abstracted images that combine western modernist styles with traditional Japanese printmaking...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1288778
New England Art Exchange
$425.00
Utagawa Yoshitsuya, Japanese, 1822-1866, "Senjubo Aiming at Harunaga-Ko". This is a an original color woodblock print by Utagawa Yoshitsuya from his series '54 Battle Stories of Hideyoshi". The image size is 12 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, 1864, lifetime impression, framed. Hideyoshi was a 16th century Samurai warrior in the who rose through the ranks of the army to become general, leading the forces of Japan in several brutal conflicts...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1288776
New England Art Exchange
$425.00
Utagawa Yoshitsuya, Japanese, 1822-1866, "Wakazaka Shinnai at Shizugadake". This is a an original color woodblock print by Utagawa Yoshitsuya from his series '54 Battle Stories of Hideyoshi". The image size is 12 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, 1864, lifetime impression, framed. Hideyoshi was a 16th century Samurai warrior in the who rose through the ranks of the army to become general, leading the forces of Japan in several brutal conflicts. In the centuries since his death, Hideyoshi has become an almost ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1288774
New England Art Exchange
$425.00
Utagawa Yoshitsuya, Japanese, 1822-1866, "Toyotomi Hideyoshi's Army Advances Toward the Castle of Wake". This is a an original color woodblock print by Utagawa Yoshitsuya from his series '54 Battle Stories of Hideyoshi". The image size is 12 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, c. 1860s, lifetime impression, framed. Hideyoshi was a 16th century Samurai warrior in the who rose through the ranks of the army to become general, leading the forces of Japan in several brutal conflicts. In the centuries since his death...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1288773
New England Art Exchange
$425.00
Utagawa Yoshitsuya, Japanese, 1822-1866, "Harunaga-Ko and the Angry Sotetsu". This is a an original color woodblock print by Utagawa Yoshitsuya from his series '54 Battle Stories of Hideyoshi". The image size is 12 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, 1864, lifetime impression, framed. Hideyoshi was a 16th century Samurai warrior in the who rose through the ranks of the army to become general, leading the forces of Japan in several brutal conflicts. In the centuries since his death, Hideyoshi has become an almos...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1288771
New England Art Exchange
$1,250.00
Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797-1858, Owari Province, Tsushima Tenno Festival". This is a vibrant original color woodblock print by Japanese master printmaker Utagawa Hiroshige, from his series 'Famous Views of the Sixty-odd Provinces'. The image size is 13 1/2 x 9 inches, published in 1853, with the Aratame censor seal. This image depicts the Tsushima Tenno Festival in Owari Province with elaborately decorated boats drifting down the river. Impressions of this image can be found in the collec...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1920 item #1286884
New England Art Exchange
$775.00
Bertha Boynton Lum, American, 1869-1954, "The Piper". This is a beautiful original woodblock in colors by American artist Bertha Lum. The image size is 9 1/2 x 13 3/4 inches, 1916, pencil signed, dated and numbered 61. Bertha Lum studied art and design at the Art Institute of Chicago and in 1907 traveled to Japan where she studied the art of wood cutting with master print maker Bonkotsu Igami in Tokyo. Throughout her life Lum traveled between American and Asia living for years in China and in Ca...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1281122
New England Art Exchange
$625.00
Isaac Friedlander, Latvian- American, 1890-1968, "Job (2:13)". This is a stunning original wood engraving with a beautifully geometric, slightly abstracted composition. The image size is 14 x 10 1/8 inches, published in an edition of 50, c. 1950s, pencil signed, titled, and numbered. Friedlander was born in the town of Mitau, Latvia, and as a young man spent several years prison. When he was released he traveled to Italy where he studied art and became friends with fellow expatriate Maxim Gorky....
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1265597
New England Art Exchange
$695.00
Nora S. Unwin, British/American, 1907-1982, "Birds in the Bloom". This c. 1950 wood engraving by Nora Unwin measures 7 x 5 3/4 inches. It is pencil signed, titled and numbered on the lower margin. It is not in the McGoldrick catalogue. Born into the well known Unwin book publishing family in England, Nora showed her artistic talents from an early age and was schooled heavily throughout her early years in numerous creative arts. She studied at the RCA in London before coming to the US in 1946 and...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1970 item #1262494
New England Art Exchange
$525.00
Leonard Baskin, American, 1922-2000, "The Cry". This deeply emotional wood engraving print by Leonard Baskin measures 14 7/8 x 12 1/4 inches. Created in 1960, it is pencil signed, titled and numbered. Baskin was an important artist in the mid 20th century, known for his evocative wood engravings, lithographs, and etchings. In the era of abstract expressionism, Baskin’s work tended toward the representational with a strong classical influence, which is particularly evident in his images of flow...