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Author Parshall, Peter W.

Title Origins of European printmaking : fifteenth-century woodcuts and their public / Peter Parshall and Rainer Schoch, with David S. Areford, Richard S. Field, and Peter Schmidt.

Imprint Washington : National Gallery of Art, in association with Yale University Press, New Haven, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    769.94 PAR    Available
Description ix, 371 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Sept. 4-Nov. 27, 2005, and at the Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Dec. 13, 2005-Mar. 19, 2006.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-363) and index.
Contents Early woodcuts and the reception of the primitive / Peter Parshall and Rainer Schoch -- The early woodcut: the known and the unknown / Richard S. Field -- The multiple image: the beginnings of printmaking, between old theories and new approaches / Peter Schmidt -- Catalogue. Techniques of replication -- Traces of an early style -- Reception and markets -- Passion and compassion -- Intercession and instruction -- The saints.
Subject Wood-engraving, European -- 15th century -- Exhibitions.
Art and society -- Europe -- History -- 15th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Schoch, Rainer.
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
Germanisches Nationalmuseum Nürnberg.
ISBN 0300113390 (English ed.)
3936688087 (German ed.)

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