1936 ENID MARX Wood Engraving from Original Block ANGELS Design for Xmas Card
Enid Marx wood engraving from the original block. To illustrate an article on the artist by Christian Barman and published in Signature. Printed single side only on black art paper. Has been tissue-guarded for the last 80+ years so in excellent condition. Marx studied at the Central School of Arts and Crafts for a year before moving to the painting school at the Royal College of Art (RCA) in 1922. Her classmates there included Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious, Barbara Hepworth, and Barnett Freedman. As a student, Marx was influenced by Paul Nash, then a tutor at the RCA, who introduced her to publishers and encouraged her avant-garde leanings.
Retrospective exhibitions of Marx's work have taken place at the Pallant House Gallery in Chichester during 2012 and in London from May to September 2018 at the House of Illustration. The item "1936 ENID MARX Wood Engraving from Original Block ANGELS Design for Xmas Card" is in sale since Sunday, September 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "johnmintonandmore" and is located in Lewes. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Size: Small (up to 12in.)
- Artist: Enid Marx
- Colour: Gold/black
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
- Printing Technique: Woodblock Printing
- Medium: Engraving
- Listed by Self-Representing Artist?: No
- Year: 1936
- Width (Inches): 7.25
- Subject: Angels
- Originality: Original
- Height (Inches): 9.75