RA Summer Exhibition

Herculaneum block, part way through. Hilary Paynter
Herculaneum drawing and block, Hilary Paynter

Herculaneum drawing and block, Hilary Paynter

Hilary Paynter’s wood engraving Herculaneum has been selected for the Royal Academy of Art’s Summer Exhibition, which is open daily¬† from 10am-6pm (and until 10pm on Fridays) until 12th August 2019.

The photos above show the developing image on the block part way through engraving and reveals Hilary’s unique way of working out the design on the block as she engraves.

For further details on the RA Summer Exhibition, visit the Royal Academy’s website.