Bensemann, Leo Vernon, 1912-1986 :[Second box of wood blocks and prints. 1946-1953?]

Date
1946 - 1953
Ref
Curios-035-002
Description

Printing blocks include:

1. "Merman (Unfinished)" (120 x 75 mm) See "A second book of LB's works"

2. "A strange outlandish fowl (2nd block)"(120 x 95 mm)

3. Wood block for Group Show catalogue 1952 (Face) (137 x 78 mm)

4. Art Society building, Durham Street Christchurch; venue of The Group Show. (129 x 160 mm)

5. Wooden band design (50 x 62 mm)

6. "Night (Head only)" (95 x 75 mm)

7. Group Show catalogue cover 1950 (282 x 143 mm)(shows woman with cave or rock drawings)

8. Small woodcut for Group Show catalogue 1953 (77 x 50 mm)(Abstract design)

9. Figure with sword for the cover of "Book" VIII (Caxton, 1946) (Design from 1509/1520)

Prints include:

Group Show catalogue cover 1950 (282 x 143 mm)(shows woman with cave or rock drawings)

Head from Group Show 1952 catalogue; and Art Society Building

Night (Head only)

Quantity: 4 b&w art print(s) on three sheets. 9 curio(s) printing blocks.

Physical Description: Block prints and lead mounted on wooden blocks, sizes varying

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Part of
Bensemann, Leo Vernon, 1912-1986 :[Twelve boxes of wood blocks and prints. 1930-1950s]
Format
4 b&w art print(s) on three sheets, 9 curio(s) printing blocks, Curios, Woodcuts, Printing blocks, Book illustrations, Block prints and lead mounted on wooden blocks, sizes varying
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