Meaning of wood engraver in English:

wood engraver

noun

See wood engraving

  • ‘This was the birthplace of the virtuoso wood engraver Thomas Bewick, though Bewick himself spent most of his life in nearby Newcastle, and had his workshop hard by St Nicholas's church, today the city's cathedral.’
  • ‘He was the son of a miniaturist and trained as a wood engraver.’
  • ‘In an 1844 vignette published in Les Belges illustres, the wood engraver Lacoste fils recast the courtly studio envisioned by Cornelius and Ducq into an artist's garret.’
  • ‘A deeply spiritual man, Eric Gill was a master wood engraver and woodcut printer.’
  • ‘Thomas was a wood engraver and water colour artist.’