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The wood engraved work of Timothy Cole

Ralph Clifton Smith

The wood engraved work of Timothy Cole

by Ralph Clifton Smith

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Published by Priv. Print. [Press of Gibson Brothers, inc.] in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931,
  • Wood-engraving

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 91-93.

    Statementby Ralph Clifton Smith ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE1215.C6 S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 9-107 p.
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6676750M
    LC Control Number25008564
    OCLC/WorldCa5881951

    OF THIS PAMPHLET TWO HUNDRED AND SIXTY COPIES HAVE BEEN PRINTED JANUARY, MCMXVI WOOD-ENGRAVING THREE ESSAYS WOOD-ENGRAVING THREE ESSAYS BY A. V. S. ANTHONY TIMOTHY COLE AND ELBRIDGE KINGSLEV WITH A LIST OF AMERICAN BOOKS ILLUSTRATED WITH WOODCUTS NEW YORK THE GROLIER CLUB MCMXVI p- ^; 3 I - TTTE j .   Timothy Cole (not to be confused with the painter Thomas Cole) was a “new school” reproductive wood engraver who made a career of reproducing famous works of art for Scribner’s technique, developed in the s, involved painting a wood block with light-sensitive chemistry, then placing a photographic negative on the block, and developing out the image in a few .

    Timothy Cole was a wood engraver working primarily in the New York City area. Cole worked for several notable magazines, Scribner's Magazine. Timothy Cole was born in in London, England, the seventh of the twelve sons of Skinner Cole, a milliner. In , the family immigrated to New York City. Full text of "Old Spanish masters engraved by Timothy Cole" See other formats.

      Among the other celebrated wood-engravers of the latter half of this century were John and Mary Byfield, who engraved the facsimile cuts of Holbein's 'Dance of Death' and 'Scenes from Old Testament History' for Pickering's editions of these celebrated works; W. H. Powis, some of whose best work may be seen in 'Solace of Song'; J. Orrin Smith. TIMOTHY COLE Master Wood-Engraver THOSE who view this exhibi tion of the life work of Tim othy Cole, N. A., may well bear in mind that these proofs mark a high tide in the history of art. American wood-engravers by were making America's first original contribution to art. So amazingly did technique stride forward hand.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smith, Ralph Clifton, Wood engraved work of Timothy Cole. Washington, D.C., Priv. Print. [Press of Gibson Brothers. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Smith, Ralph Clifton, Wood engraved work of Timothy Cole.

Washington, D.C.: Priv. This piece was illustrated by Cole, Timothy. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image. Cole, Timothy. Timothy Cole ( - ) was one of the most successful and talented wood engravers of the late nineteenth century, and was one of the last great American wood engraving masters working in an increasingly rare and obsolete art form.

Old Spanish Masters Engraved by Timothy Cole [Timothy Cole] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages.

Wood engraving by John W Evans of Timothy Cole at work John William Evans. American. - Timothy Cole – On the recommendation of Barbara Robeson, I bought a limited edition copy of 'Timothy Cole Wood Engaver' a biography by Alphaeus and Margaret Cole.

This is No I waited a month to get it and it has finally : 4K. Limited edition. Number 71 of copies. Two Elephant portfolios 46 cm. containing 48 wood-engravings by Timothy Cole printed from the original wood blocks by J.C.

Bauer. Each proof is printed on Japan silk tissue paper, which is in turn mounted on heavy Japan paper with a gold-lined frame, and surmounted by a cover of Imperial Irish linen paper bearing the number and title of each proof in.

Born in in London, Timothy Cole is an American artist and engraver. Inhe designed a wood-engraving of the Vassar College Library based on a painting by his son, Alphaeus P. Cole. The engraving commemorated the 50th anniversary of Vassar College. Timothy Cole died in May, in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Return to the Table of Contents. It was this second path that Timothy Cole and other leading new-school engravers took: the engraving of works of art—especially paintings—for reproduction as wood-engraved prints. In editors at the Century decided to send Cole to Europe to begin engraving from “old master” paintings, a project that proved to be a great success and.

Timothy Cole went to Europe to make wood engravings for Centuiy directly from Old Master paintings. The Century's read-ers received Cole's virtuoso engravings with tremendous acclaim. Cole remained in Europe untilthen engraved paintings from American collections for several years, continuing to make.

There is a book The Art of the American Wood Engravers by the English writer Phillip G. Hamerton that contains forty signed engravings on Japan tissue by various American engravers.

Signed proofs by Timothy Cole number about 35; then there are signed proofs by Juengling, Closson, Wolf and others. The total exceeds a hundred. The book is by his son, Alphaeus P.

Cole, who followed in his profession, and a daughter, Margaret Ward Cole. From it is taken most of the material for this article. In when Timothy was 5, the Coles came to America in search of a better market for hats, finding rooms in.

With this change, wood engraving was left free to develop as a creative form in its own right, a movement prefigured in the late s by such artists as Joseph Crawhall II and the Beggarstaff Brothers.

Timothy Cole was a traditional wood engraver, executing copies from museum paintings on commission from magazines such as The Century Magazine.

With this change, wood engraving was left free to develop as a creative form in its own right, a movement prefigured in the late s by such artists as Joseph Crawhall II and the Beggarstaff Brothers. Timothy Cole was a traditional wood engraver, executing copies from museum paintings on commission from magazines such as The Century Magazine.

Timothy Cole ( – ) Wood engraver Timothy Cole was born in London; his family emigrated to the United States in and settled in Chicago, but in the aftermath of the great fire of he moved to New York and found work on The Century magazine, where he stayed for four decades as a leading practitioner of artistic wood engraving.

His work was recognized and received wide acclaim. woodcut and wood engraving, prints made from designs cut in relief on wood, in contrast to copper or steel engraving engraving, in its broadest sense, the art of cutting lines in metal, wood, or other material either for decoration or for reproduction through printing.

'Mousehold Heath, Norwich' wood engraving by Timothy Cole after the painting by John Crome Timothy Cole; –, American wood engraver born in London, England, his family emigrated to the United States in He established himself in Chicago, where in the great fire of.

Several clippings concern Cole, his work, and the publication of the book Timothy Cole: Wood Engraver by Alphaeus P. Cole and Margaret Ward Cole in There is also a photograph of Cole cutting a wood engraving block as his wife reads nearby.

A treatise on wood engraving, historical and practical,with upwards of illustrations engraved on wood. (London, Bohn, ), by John Jackson (page images at HathiTrust) Considerations on engraving /, by Timothy Cole, Bruce Rogers, and William Edwin Rudge (Firm) (page images at HathiTrust).

Timothy Cole is another master wood engraver whose technical proficiency amazes me. He spent his entire career in the late ’s and early ’s interpreting the work of master painters like Constable and Hogarth.

I happen to have in my possession his engraving of Mona Lisa, signed by him in pencil. It’s printed on a [ ]. 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 pressure.

By contrast, ordinary engraving, like etching, uses a metal plate for the matrix, and is printed. Wood engravings Timothy Cole Art Funded Dimensions 16 x 14 cm Presented by Three angels feeding a small child in a wood Acquired There is no God Acquired Sketch-book with pencil drawings of Egyptian subjects Acquired Sketch of a young artist Acquired Wood engraving traditionally utilizes the end grain of wood as a medium for engrav-ing, while in the older technique of woodcut the softer side grain is used.

The technique of wood engraving developed at the end of the 18th century and the be-ginning of the 19th century, with .condition of was framed at Goodspeeds book store boston maybe 40 years ago or longer out of light bottom reads in real fine print Eng.

on wood by Timothy Cole Sc.& Del. on back says something wood # cant make out first word also has #s 2" r+t 3 saw pic of it in some museum in Indianappolis i believe itsapicture of house oncountry road two white dogs coolidge at the top.