Red Edge a.k.a. Blue Move by Bill Howard Armstrong

Red Edge a.k.a. Blue Move by Bill Howard Armstrong

Red Edge a.k.a. Blue Move

Bill Howard Armstrong

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Title

Red Edge a.k.a. Blue Move

 
Artist
Year
1958  
Technique
color woodcut 
Image Size
17 1/4 x 23 11/16" image size 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
proof, small edition 
Annotations
pencil titled and dated 
Reference
 
Paper
fibrous white wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
17952 
Price
$900.00 
Description
Bill Armstrong did this abstract color woodcut while teaching at the University of Wis., Madison. Alfred Sessler had begun using the reduction method of of printing at UW Madison and Armstrong began experimenting with the technique and non-objective imagery. This woodcut was done from a single block, printed numerous times. Bill Howard Armstrong was born in Horton, Kansas on Dec. 13, 1926. He attended the University of Illinois (MA) and Bradley University (BA), teaching at both. Between 1955 and 1963 he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and is now a Professor Emeritus at Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO. Armstrong worked as a printmaker, graphic designer and book illustrator throughout his career. He worked as a consultant to the Ford Foundation in the mid 1950's. He has exhibited with the Society of American Graphic Artists (SAGA) and numerous venues throughout the U.S. 
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