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Wood-engraving and the Scribner prizes.

Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer

Wood-engraving and the Scribner prizes.

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Wood-Engraving Engraving made with the graver or burin on the cross-section of a piece of boxwood; the harder wood and finer tools allow for more delicate, finely detailed images, while the block can still be set in the page alongside text and printed on the same stock as the text.

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