Graphic art. Relief printing

woodcut: a block of wood cut along the grain and with a design, illustration, etc., incised with a knife, from which prints are made. // linocut: a design cut in relief on linoleum mounted on a wooden block
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rainy night at maekawa, 1932  // hasui kawase

Japanese Ukiyo-e: Rainy Night at Maekawa. Hasui Kawase. 1932

myaloysius: “ moonmoth: “ crashinglybeautiful: “ Japanese Ukiyo-e: Hasui Kawase, Rainy Night at Maekawa, 1932 (from: mudwerks, momagus & gurafiku: ” ”

Bijin, Torii Kotondo,1929

vintage geisha art: Torii Kotondo (Japanese, 1900 - "Preparing her Sash" 1929 (Showa era)

Japanese Wood Block Print

Utagawa Kunisada was the most popular, prolific and financially successful designer of ukiyo-e woodblock prints in Japan. In his own time, his reputation far exceeded that of his contemporaries, Hokusai, Hiroshige and Kuniyoshi.

Charles Turzak, "Man with a Drill," Woodcut, ca. 1935.

'Man with Drill' by artist & printmaker Charles Turzak Woodcut, x in. via Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AK

Woodcut by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

“German Expressionist Prints and Drawings: Portraits and Self-Portraits” Biblical themes

'Undercliff', 1948 by Lynd Ward (1905-1985)

" New York: The Woodcut Society. Havens Artist's foreword. Signed, dated in pencil.