Black and White Illustration

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illustration and graphic images in pen and ink, monochrome, black and white. From old to new, book illustrations to design and fine art.

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"I Was Raised by the Forest" kAt Philbin

“I Was Raised by the Forest” Prints - katphilbin

“I Was Raised by the Forest” Prints

Rene Quillivic (Plouhinec 1879-Paris 1969) En pleine mer (On the Open Sea), 1921 Woodcut from La Petite Histoire Bretonne, 310 x 225 mm

Rene Quillivic: En pleine mer - OUMA

Rene Quillivic (Plouhinec 1879-Paris 1969) En pleine mer (On the Open Sea), 1921 Woodcut from La Petite Histoire Bretonne, 310 x 225 mm

London Snow Artwork by Iain Macnab Wood Engraving on Paper 1955

Trent Art (@TrentArtGallery) on Twitter

London Snow Artwork by Iain Macnab Wood Engraving on Paper 1955

E. C. Enriquez calligraphy

Larger•than•ink

Nice work here. Wish I still worked for a magazine so I could commission her. Artist: Jeannie McGuire. Click here.

Gustave Doré Death on the Pale Horse

Gustave Dore Poster Gustave Doré Death on the Pale | Etsy

Gustave Dore Poster - Gustave Dore "Death on the Pale Horse"- Devil - Lucifer - Satan - Occult Art - A high quality A3 plus print - 48 x 33 cm [18,8 x 12.9 inches] or A4 print - 21 x 29,7 cm [8 x 11 inches]. - Matte or glossy heavy weight paper. - Frame is not included. You will receive just the print. - A3 size prints ship rolled in a break-proof poster tube, A4 size prints ship in a sturdy envelop with extra protection.

Apple Picking Saints - by Libby Schreiber Linocut 52 x 51 cm

Libby Schreiber

Apple Picking Saints - by Libby Schreiber Linocut 52 x 51 cm

Owls, together is better. You get more mice.

Illustrations by Rachel Caldwell | Cuded

Illustrations by Rachel Caldwell. Rachel is a illustrator and painter based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA., B.F.A. in graphic design from Kutztown

Greyhound Plays w/ White Dog Rabbits Fox Deer in Celtic Tapestry Setting 1stED Book Plate Illustration by Dorothy P. Lathrop Animals at Play

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Greyhound Plays w/ White Dog Rabbits Fox Deer in Celtic Tapestry Setting 1stED Book Plate Illustration by Dorothy P. Lathrop Animals at Play

A good Omen by J. Estcourt

Pencil and Paint Pen Drawings

The black background and the white drawings, really work in unison, to show off these black and white illustrations at their best. Australian Illustrator Justin Estcourt, has this to say about his work: "Painting the light in a vast universe." I really like his work, but specifically the contrast, that the colors of his chosen medium gives to the finish piece. Only the 13th drawing of this post, stands separate from the rest, showing off a more traditional white background with a black…

PLAY limited edition print, from #my_childhood series

Limited edition print, edition of 100. Signed and numbered on the front. Printed on Arches watercolor rag paper (100% cotton), with best quality reproduction available. A3+ size (48.3x32.9 cm or 16.53x11.69 inches, bleeds included). Exact size of the image on the sheet - 42x25.2 cm Print will arrive securely packaged with a flat board. Ships internationally.

Robin Tanner - Christmas, 1929

Yuletide

Some people complain about the "commercialization" of Christmas. Others complain that the season has been appropriated by the tackiest tendencies of "popular culture." These complainers take themselves, and the World, far too seriously. This is not surprising, for we live in the Age of Mewling. A great number of people are aggrieved or offended by . . . well, nearly everything. "Trigger warnings" and all that. What a sad way to live. The World is what it is. On a daily basis, we have to pick…