Centre for the Study of the Book - Summer School 2018
☞ External linkBegins on: Wednesday 25 July 2018.Ends on: Sunday 29 July 2018.Location: Oxford Related institutions: University of Oxford
The course is convened by Roger Gaskell.
Themes: Origination and transfer of images; relief, intaglio and lithographic printing; the role of the author, draughtsman and printmaker; formal analysis of images; text-image relationships; bibliographical description and cataloguing; the history of scientific, technical, medical, and natural history illustration.
The course includes examination of material from the Bodleian Libraries Special Collections, with lectures and demonstrations.
Related keywords: book history
, history of science
, illustrated books
, illustration technique
, manuscript culture
, print culture
, scientific book
, text/image interactions