SCENE THROUGH WOOD: A CENTURY OF WOOD ENGRAVING

FREE DISPLAY

Reopening 10 August (end date to be confirmed)

Gallery 8

Free Admission

Celebrating the art of wood engraving over the last 100 years, this exhibition curated by Anne Desmet RA, will display the most outstanding wood engravings in the Ashmolean, complemented by loans from private collections. Marking the centenary of the Society of Wood Engravers, the exhibition charts the history and global spread of this widely loved art form.


Image: Edwina Ellis, 1996. Detail of Waterloo