20th Century European Prints

20th Century European Artists

This is an original woodblock print by Austrian artist Franz Kaiser.  This image measures 5X5 inches, hand signed in pencil and stamped on the back with the artists name and "Wien"  His home in Austria


This wood engraving by Philip Hagreen measures 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 inches and is plate signed on the lower margin. Hagreen was a gifted wood engraver and illustrator. Founder of the Society of Wood Engravers in the early 20th. century he became a master of the small format creating over 170 bookplates. He studied lettering with Eric Gill and was known for his use of white lines and spaces. A religious man, he withdrew from the artistic life to follow in the Lord's footsteps and in so doing became one of the most under appreciated engravers of the time.


This is an original Ex Libris book plate, pencil signed by Jozef Menyhart, circa 1960.  This surrealist wood engraving has an image size of 3 1/4X2 3/4 inches.