Houtsnede woodcut gravure sur bois refuge vosges

Woodblock print Refuge

Woodblock print ‘Refuge’, edition of 20.
Printed in two colour variations from two wooden blocks using two colour layers.

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Mont Aiguille

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Handmade Linocut Print Mont Aiguille

Reduction linocut 'Mont Aiguille' in an edition of 20 in two main colour ways (brown & gray). Printed from one lino plate on professional Fabriano 160gr/sqm paper. Numbered, titled and signed by hand under the image. Inks used are non-toxic, soy-based inks.

Paper size

Approximately 20,2 x 26,2 cm / 8" x 10,3"

Image size

Approximately 15,1 x 21,2 cm / 5,9" x 8,3"


The Mont Aiguille is an iconic limestone mountain in the French Alps. It is part of the Massif du Vercors, and dominates the Trièves valley. In this print, I tried to show how, amazingly, this massive piece of rock stands entirely on its own in the surrounding landscape.

[FR] Le Mont Aiguille est une montagne calcaire emblématique des Alpes françaises. Il fait partie du Massif du Vercors, et domine la vallée du Trièves. Dans cette estampe, j'ai essayé de montrer comment, étonnamment, ce morceau de roche massif se tient complètement seul dans le paysage environnant.

Location: Chichilianne, Isère, France

Frame not included. Please note that colours may vary slightly due to the handmade nature of the printing process of these prints, as well as the specific colour settings of the device on which you are seeing this item.

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Les Reliefs values sustainable printing. Maurice makes his art prints by hand with an etching press in a studio in Utrecht, The Netherlands. He uses inks that are non-toxic and soy based. Moreover, his work is printed on FSC-certified paper, made in France by Clairefontaine. When you buy a print, it is securely wrapped and shipped in a robust, plastic-free package.


Read all about my research trips on my BergBlog. You can enjoy a variety of articles, because they are partly functioning as travel guide, partly as place for inspiration. Are you a hiking enthousiast? An art lover? These articles take you on a trip through the mountainous regions of Europe.

This section is in Dutch.

🇬🇧 Woodblock printing is a technique where an image is carved out by hand out of one or several blocks of wood, after which a piece of printing paper is pressed against the block. This technique allows for detailed image printing in various colour ways. The grain of the wood is partly transferred to the paper, which gives the woodblock print its characteristic look.

🇫🇷 La xylographie est une technique oĂą une image est dĂ©coupĂ©e Ă  la main dans un ou plusieurs blocs de bois, après quoi un morceau de papier est pressĂ© contre le bloc. Cette technique permet d’imprimer des images dĂ©taillĂ©es dans diffĂ©rentes couleurs. La texture du bois est en partie transfĂ©rĂ©e sur le papier, ce qui donne Ă  la xylographie son aspect caractĂ©ristique.

🇳🇱 De houtsnede is een grafische hoogdruktechniek waarbij met de hand een afbeelding wordt uitgesneden/gegutst uit één of meerdere blokken (betrekkelijk zacht) hout. Vervolgens wordt een stuk papier tegen dit paneel wordt geperst. De techniek maakt het mogelijk om gedetailleerde afbeeldingen in verschillende kleurgangen af te drukken. De textuur van het hout is deels zichtbaar op het gedrukte resultaat, wat de houtsnede een karakteristiek uiterlijk geeft.

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