Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

The Renaissance of Gravure

£19.99

Product description

This volume of six essays surveying the work of S.W. Hayter is published to coincide with a major retrospective exhibition of his prints at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford in Autumn 1988.;Hayter (1901 -) is considered the most important British printmaker in the history of gravure and one of the most important printmakers of the century. His "Atelier 17" in Paris has been the source of the most significant innovations in intaglio printmaking for the last 60 years, and virtually every great artist interested in original gravure has worked with him in Paris (1927-39, 1950 to present) or New York (1940-50), including Picasso, Chagall, Miro, Kandinsky, Ernst, Masson, Tanguy, Pollock, Rothko, Motherwell, de Kooning, Trevelyan, Buckland-Wright and Rothenstein.;The book includes biographical notes, a bibliography of Hayter's writings and an annotated catalogue of the Ashmolean Museum's exhibition, containing over a hundred works spanning more than six decades.

Item details

Author(s):
Hacker, P.M.S. (ed)
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1988
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0199521115
ISBN-13:
9780199521111
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Clarendon

Standard UK Delivery (£3.95 per order)

Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

This volume of six essays surveying the work of S.W. Hayter is published to coincide with a major retrospective exhibition of his prints at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford in Autumn 1988.;Hayter (1901 -) is considered the most important British printmaker in the history of gravure and one of the most important printmakers of the century. His "Atelier 17" in Paris has been the source of the most significant innovations in intaglio printmaking for the last 60 years, and virtually every great artist interested in original gravure has worked with him in Paris (1927-39, 1950 to present) or New York (1940-50), including Picasso, Chagall, Miro, Kandinsky, Ernst, Masson, Tanguy, Pollock, Rothko, Motherwell, de Kooning, Trevelyan, Buckland-Wright and Rothenstein.;The book includes biographical notes, a bibliography of Hayter's writings and an annotated catalogue of the Ashmolean Museum's exhibition, containing over a hundred works spanning more than six decades.

Author(s):
Hacker, P.M.S. (ed)
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1988
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0199521115
ISBN-13:
9780199521111
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Clarendon

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days



Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Thame

We stock a wider selection of books than most shops, from modern fiction and leisure interest to more specialist subjects, classics, and rare or collectable books and we sell online on Oxfam's Online Shop. We also sell donated music and stock a good selection of greetings cards. Please call us if you need more information.

View Shop