FLEECE PRESS

£365.00

Tom Chadwick and the Grosvenor School of Modern Art

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Upper Denby: the Fleece Press, 2013.

By Julian Francis. One of 216(360) special copies with 16 wood engravings printed from the original blocks tipped-in. Printed on Star Smooth Natural paper by Northend Creative Print Solutions.13 X 13 ins. 124 pp. + Colophon. Quarter orange cloth with repeat pattern paper covered boards after a design by Chadwick first used on a book of his poetry. Bound by the Fine Book Bindery. Title on paper spine label. Killed trgically early, at the battle of El Alamein, the artist was held in high esteem by his fellow wood engraving students Gwenda Morgan and Rachel Reckitt and was considered one of his best students by the Director of the Grosvenor School, Iain Macnab. This volume includes virtually all of Tom Chadwick’s known work – wood engravings, drawings, oil paintings (reproduced in full colour) – as well as a number of photographs. As new in slipcase.

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