Woodcuts in France

There is sometimes an assumption that French printmakers didn't work much in wood.  This may be influenced by the assumption that, at the same time the Germans created woodcuts almost exclusively.  Both assumptions are false, and we'll at least disprove that former assumption.
Bernard Brussel-Smith - Buzz Saw - wood engraving
$400

Buzz Saw

BRUSSEL-SMITH, Bernard

Wood engraving on white wove paper.Edition of 50.Signed, titled and numbered in pencil.

Bernard Brussel-Smith - Shore Leave - wood engraving
$900

Shore Leave

BRUSSEL-SMITH, Bernard

Wood engraving on white wove paper.Edition of 50.Signed, titled and numbered in pencil.

Bernard Brussel-Smith - Street in Collonges -color wood engraving
$600

Street in Collonges

BRUSSEL-SMITH, Bernard

Color wood engraving on laid paper. Edition of 75. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. 

Bernard Brussel-Smith - City Scene I - wood engraving
$500

City Scene I

BRUSSEL-SMITH, Bernard

Wood engraving on white wove paper. Edition of 100. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. 

Bernard Brussel-Smith - Self Portrait - wood engraving
$400

Self Portrait

BRUSSEL-SMITH, Bernard

Wood engraving on white wove paper. Edition of 100. Signed, titled and numbered in pencil. 

The Tuilleries Pond
$4,500

The Tuilleries Pond

LEPERE, Auguste

Le Bassin des Tuileries (original French title) Color woodcut on laid paper.Reference: Lotz-Brissonneau 265 ii/ii.From the edition of 50, published...

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The Commerce Hotel
$900

The Commerce Hotel

HERMANN-PAUL, Rene G.

Hotel du Commerce (original French title) Woodcut printed in five colors on Arches wove paper.Reference: BN-IFF 258-6.From the edition of 50.Signed...

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Saint George Square
$1,500

Saint George Square

DELCOURT, Maurice

Place Saint Georges (original French title) Printed on old japon paper.Reference: BN-IFF. 5.Edition of 45 (out of the 100 that were planned).Pub...

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Lost Field, third version
$1,000

Lost Field, third version

DIJKSTRA, Siemen

Verloren Akker, No. 3 (original Dutch title) Color woodcut reduction printed on thin laid paper.Edition of 39.Signed, titled, dated, and numbered.

Looner Brook
$750

Looner Brook

DIJKSTRA, Siemen

Looner Diep (original Dutch title) Color woodcut reduction printed on thin laid japon paper.Edition of 34.Plate 2 from the series "Aards Paradijs"....

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Fuchsia Branches Sold
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Fuchsia Branches

PIRKHOFF, Viktor Wolfgang

Color woodcut on thin wove paper. Edition of 200. Despite the large edition, this work, as most of Pirkhoff's seems rather scarce. Much of it may h...

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Flower Bouquet
$1,500

Flower Bouquet

MORIN-JEAN, Born Jean Alexis MORIN

Bouquet de Fleurs (original French title) White-line color woodcut printed on thin laid japon paper.Edition of 60.The artist also created a very si...

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Fan with the Florist
$650

Fan with the Florist

LABOUREUR, Jean-Emile

Éventail à la Marchande de Fleurs (original French drawing) Woodcut printed on silk, pinned to a sheet of wove paper.Ref: Sylvain Laboureur 680.Sec...

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