In the era of books or rare items, the Western bibliophiles to indicate your own collections, often commissioned by craftsmen or artists create your own personalized bookplate. "EX-LIBRIS" bookplate on the word is Latin, "my collection" means. In modern times, the bookplate artists as a creative form, in addition to the identity of those books marked practical use, but also adds more artists ingenuity.
What is wood woodblock mouth?
Kiguchi board (Wood Engraving) refers to the use of trees in the cross section as a version of the kind of plate, usually the harder woods such as: cherry wood, piles, pomegranate ... and so on, so using either engraved or embossed fashion plate, are able to carved very fine lines and visual effects, the delicacy and the performance results are very good kind of technique, due to its meticulous and printing durability, Europe early book illustrations Illustrations port often used wood block printing in-page illustrations.
Works Information -
Artist: Zhang Lingxiang
Size: 7x6.6cm (forum)
Version types: relief (wood mouth woodcut)
Note on work "X2" for the wood port board (Wood Engraving) techniques numbers
Yan Xuan Paper printed after laminating on version Paper
Limited 50, version number of random shipments.
Origin / manufacturing methods
Taiwan / handmade