Le bois debout





What is " Le Bois Debout" ?

Engraving on wood upright is carried out on a board whose cut is transverse. Engraving on long wood is carried out on a board whose cut is longitudinal.


Please see Wikipedia for history and technics an antique prints:

"... Prints are created from a single original surface, known technically as a matrix. Common types of matrices include: plates of metal, usually copper or zinc for engraving or etching; stone, used for lithography; blocks of wood for woodcuts, linoleum for linocuts and fabric plates for screen-printing. But there are many other kinds of matrix substrates and related processes discussed below...."


Why are pictures taken in perspective ?

Pictures are taken in perspective in order to print them with a computeur, despite of the french law of Copyright. Nevertheless, sizes indicated in each product details are the right ones


Are they reproductions ?

We sell only prints of time. They are dated most precisely possible. It does not act in no case of reproductions.


When do the colours date ?

We distinguish two types of colours:
- Colours of time,
- Later colours.


What is a print ?

It is about a generic term which gathers various techniques of impression (in hollow, relief or flat), on various supports (wood, metal, stone…) .


How are your parcels sent ?

The prints all are sent by the French Post office with a number of follow-up.


How protect you to them prints ?

We flat use paperboard for a protection and rigid. If that is possible, we can roll engraving in a tube.


Which are the tarifs of your sendings ?

We make pay the cost in force at the French Post office for a sending with follow-up. This mode of sending is
valid for all your purchases. We remind to you that we offer the carriage costs for any purchase higher than 250 Euros.


Which are the possible modes of payment ?

After request for your share and checking of the availability of engravings you can pay is:
- EASY and fast: PayPal is available on our website;


- by remote Sale (V.A.D.) while communicating to us by telephone or e-mail the number of your chart of credit and its validity date (the expenses are with our load),
- by credit transfer on our office account (the expenses are with your load),
- by personal cheque, for France only,
- for the payments coming from abroad, we also accept the payments by VISA, MASTERCARD,
AM-EX (American Express train).


What do you propose for the professionals ?

We invite you to contact us, we will propose adapted solutions to you


If you have any questions, please contact us.





New prints

No new print at this time