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Dila [José Soares da Silva]

Woodcutting artist and cordel poet, José Soares da Silva, who also signed his work as José Cavalcanti e Ferreira, José Ferreira da Silva or simply Dila, was born in the town of Bom Jardim, Pernambuco, on 23 September 1937, to Domingos Soares da Silva and Josefa Maria da Silva.

José Costa Leite

José Costa Leite was born in Sapé, in the state of Paraiba, on 27 July 1927.He is one of the most important and renowned engravers or woodcutters of Brazil, having a fine technique and very personal style.