Hilary Chapman Fine Prints 7 KING GEORGE SQUARE, RICHMOND, SURREY, TW10 6LF
JAMES BOSTOCK RE. 1917 -2002 Vine Lane. (Chapman 34) Wood engraving 1959. Signed and numbered 19/30 (second edition, total edition of 60). 177 x 228mm £550
One of the major wood engravers exhibiting in the after-war years, Bostock combined teaching with a lifetime of printmaking and then painting. Influential and much admired, his wood engravings include some of the finest work in the medium and exhibit the rhythm and energy of contemporary artistic styles alongside true craftsmanship.