Hoster, Barbara et al: DAVID LUDWIG BLOCH. Holzschnitte, Woodcuts Shanghai 1940-1949. Nettetal, 1997. xlix, 199 pp. B/w illustrations throughout. 23x16 cm. Paper.
A delightful work featuring the small black-and-white woodblock illustrations done by the little-known artist, David Ludwig Bloch, in Shanghai between 1940 and 1949. The vignettes capture numerous and varied aspects of life in the city, from beggars and rickshaws to river views, street scenes and children. Texts in English, German and Chinese. Recommended.
Subjects: Woodcuts Shanghai
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 351 in printed List 188.
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