Been exploring ebay:
I have been exploring what is available on ebay in the way of prints. Some good stuff! I found this wood cut inspirational.
This is a really fine original woodblock print by American artist Margaret Jordan Patterson. It is pencil signed,editioned and titled lower border. This original woodblock measures 7 1/2X10 1/2″, it is titled: “Piccola Marina,Capri”, it is proof number 30 out of an edition of 50.
Be interesting to see what it goes for – I am watching.
I am thinking of the Internet context of this project.
Found the bio for Margaret Jordan Patterson Java 1867 – USA 1950
Miss Patterson is internationally famous for her wood-block prints, in black and white or in color. Examples of her woodcuts are owned by the Smithsonian Institute, Metropolitan Museum in New York, Rhode Island School of Design, Cleveland Museum, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, South Kensington Museum, London, and many others. For her block prints she had Honorable Mention in the Panama Pacific Exposition (1915) and in 1931 she received the coveted Dawson Memorial Medal, Philadelphia.
A wood block from Ask Art
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This is really inspiring. I was also looking for something like this…