Auguste Lepere - Landscape With Two Figures (detail), by 1918

Auguste Lepere / Auguste-Louis Lepère

March 4, 2013

The French artist Auguste Lepere was one of the most renowned etchers and wood carvers of his time. Known for combining the two styles in the same piece, as well as reviving wood engraving in Europe, he has created over 150 etchings and 200 wood engravings during his career.

Featured image: Auguste Lepere - Landscape With Two Figures (detail), by 1918. Photo credits wikipedia.org.
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