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Bewick, Thomas

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  • Bewick, Thomas — born Aug. 12, 1753, Cherryburn, Eng. died Nov. 8, 1828, Gateshead British wood engraver. At age 14 he was apprenticed to a metal engraver, with whom he later went into partnership in Newcastle; Bewick remained there most of his life. He… …   Universalium

  • Bewick, Thomas — SUBJECT AREA: Paper and printing [br] b. August 1753 Cherryburn House, Ovingham, Northumberland, England d. 8 November 1828 Gateshead, England [br] English perfecter of wood engraving. [br] The son of a farmer, Bewick was educated locally, but… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Bewick, Thomas — (12 ago. 1753, Cherryburn, Inglaterra–8 nov. 1828, Gateshead). Xilógrafo británico. A los 14 años fue aprendiz de un grabador en metal, con quien se asoció después en Newcastle. Bewick permaneció ahí la mayor parte de su vida. Redescubrió la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • BEWICK, THOMAS —    a distinguished wood engraver, born in Northumberland, apprenticed to the trade in Newcastle; showed his art first in woodcuts for his History of Quadrupeds, the success of which led to the publication of his History of British Birds, in which …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Thomas Bewick — Thomas Bewick, né en août 1753 à Cherryburn près de Newcastle upon Tyne dans le Northumberland et mort le 8 novembre 1828, est un graveur et un ornithologue britannique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thomas Bewick — Thomas Bewick. Thomas Bewick (agosto de 1753 † 8 de noviembre de 1828) fue un ornitólogo y grabador en madera inglés. Bewick nació en Cherryburn, Northumberland, cerca de Newcastle upon Tyne. Su padre arrendaba una pequeña mina de carbón en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Bewick — Thomas Bewick Schleiereule, in: History of British Birds (1847) Thomas Bewick (* vermutlich am 10. August …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • BEWICK (T.) — BEWICK THOMAS (1753 1828) Graveur à Newcastle, Bewick est l’un des «pères» du livre illustré romantique. Il a mis en valeur et fait reconnaître la validité de la technique du bois de bout: la plaque faite d’aubier de buis est coupée… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Thomas Bewick — [Thomas Bewick] (1753–1828) an English artist who worked mainly in book illustration. He brought a new realistic style to the art of ↑engraving (= cutting designs on metal, and then printing from it.). He is especially famous for his pictures of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thomas — Thomas, Albert Thomas, André Antoine Thomas, Ch. L. Ambroise Thomas, Dylan Thomas, Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, Theodore * * * (as used in expressions) Adès, Thomas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Thomas Bewick — Infobox Person | name = Thomas Bewick other names = birth date = August 1753 birth place = Mickley, Northumberland, England death date = death date|1828|11|8|mf=y death place = Gateshead, Durham, England occupation = Wood engraver Ornithologist… …   Wikipedia

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