Superior Wisconsin in woodblock

 
Superior Wisconsin in woodblock
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  • Title :     Superior Wisconsin in woodblock
  • Artist:     Beck, Beryl. | Liskan, John (contributing artist.) | United States Works Progress Administration. Library Project, 1939. | Superior State Teachers College Art Department, (co-designer.) | WPA Library Project (publisher)
  • Accession:     83.2.990
  • Collection:     Library
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Federal Art Project. | Federal aid to the arts | Federal aid to the arts , United States | New Deal art | Art and state | Art and state , United States , 20th century | Art Study and teaching (Higher) | Art Study and teaching (Higher) , United States , Wisconsin | Wood-engraving, American | Wood-engraving, American , 20th century | Woodcuts | Woodcuts , 1930-1940 | Art teachers | Art teachers , United States , Wisconsin | Block books, American
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/83.2.990.000f.jpg
  • Tags:     ~WPA and the New Deal~Book Design and Illustration~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
designed by Beryl Beck and the Art Department of Superior State Teachers College. | Hardcover edition, orange cloth with repetitive decorative pattern over boards. | "WPA Handicraft Project no. 8601 Milwaukee Wisconsin, Sponsored by Milwaukee County and Milwaukee State Teachers College"--stamped on inside of front cover. | Most mounted illustrations have penciled titles, leaves with mounted plates interleafed with blank leaves. | English.