Carleton University Art Gallery CUAG

Black Against White: John J.A. Murphy, Master of the Modern Wood Engraving (2008)

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Essays by Deborah Kirk, Katy Laird, Stephanie Martel, Katy McIntyre, Karla McManus, Carly Riordan, Wendy Salisbury and Curtis Wolfe

12 pages, illustrated,

$2.00

This catalogue takes a thematic approach to the work of John J.A. Murphy, who participated in the early 20th-century revival of the woodblock print. Murphy’s religious and metaphysical subjects are explored alongside his secular subjects and commercial commissions in a series of brief essays.