A Wood Engraver's Alphabet book. Gerard Brender a Brandis has long been an avid gardener and botanist and his knowledge of the plant world contributes to the exquisite nature of this work.
A Wood Engraver's Alphabet book.
Wood engraver Gerard Brender a Brandis has long been an avid gardener and botanist; his encyclopaedic knowledge of the plant world animates the exquisite microcosm of A Wood Engraver's Alphabet. This collection is intended both for the student of the complexities of nature's creations and the patron of the intricate art of wood engraving. The images are presented in the form of an alphabet book but the simple, and sometimes elementary, appreciation of the alphabet format will not suffice here
Gerard Brender a Brandis. An elegant little alphabet book using wood engravings of flowers to represent each of our twenty-six letters.
Gerard Brender a Brandis.
Brender à Brandis, with his engraver's tools, has sketched a poem line the breadth of wind. for something entirely different. Wood, Ink and Paper, a book of wood engravings by G. Brender á Brandis. This is actually a charming and rather lovely little book. It is about the possibilities of imagination. On first impression, it may seem incomplete - a series of illustrations without a story. But it's more than that. The book,'' writes Brandis, & not merely a container holding a number of small works of art - it is a work of ar. ' I tend to agree. Nothing overwhelming - a miniature - but with every detail in just the right place. A member of the Society of Wood Engravers (England), Gerard Brender à Brandis has produced hundreds of drawings, wood engravings and watercolours of flowering plants, many of which were studied in his own garden.
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Gerard Brandt (25 July 1626, Amsterdam – 12 October 1685, Amsterdam) was a Dutch preacher, playwright, poet, church historian, biographer and naval historian
Gerard Brandt (25 July 1626, Amsterdam – 12 October 1685, Amsterdam) was a Dutch preacher, playwright, poet, church historian, biographer and naval historian. A well-known writer in his own time, his works include a Life of Michiel de Ruyter (1687, Het Leven en bedryf van den Heere Michiel de Ruiter - an important source on the admiral's life) and a Historie der vermaerde zee- en koopstadt Enkhuisen (1666, Geschiedenis van Enkhuizen - still an important source for that city's early history).
An elegant little alphabet book for adults using original wood engravings of flowers to represent each of the twenty-six letters. Uniform in format with the bestselling Wood, Ink & Paper (Porcupine's Quill, 1980).