A collection of one hundred and twenty-nine fac-similes of scarce and curious prints: by the early masters of the Italian, German, and Flemish schools; illustrative of the history of engraving, from the invention of the art, by Maso Finiguerra, in the middle of the fifteenth century: with introduction remarks, and a catalogue of the plates
Pub. for the proprietor, and sold by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1828 - Art - 61 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
_ I _ Actions of Alexander Adam and Eve afterwards ancient appears artist Baccio Baldini Baldini Barbiano Bartsch Bocholt burin Cain and Abel CATALOGUE Chalcography Christ conjecture copied copper copper-plate Count Alberico Cunio Cruciﬁxion decorated drawing early engraved in wood executed Faenza family of Cunio father ﬁfteenth century ﬁg ﬁlled ﬁnd ﬁne ﬁnished ﬁrst ﬁve Florence ﬂourished Giovanni goldsmith gothic Greder half-length ﬁgure hatchings Heineken HOPFER inscription intended INTRODUCTION invention Italian Italy Madonna MARTIN SCHONGAUER Maso Finiguerra mentioned narrative niello original ornamented painter paper Papillon passage piece pomegranate Pope Honorius Pope Honorius IV practised printed probably Ravenna represented Schongauer Scotti Scotti’s book seated Sir M. M. story style sulphur supposed taking impressions twins Vasari Venice volume wood-cuts wood-engraving Woodburn writer Xylography Zani