>An introduction to the woodcut of the seventeenth century
Lehmann-Haupt (Hellmut E.), 1903-1992
An introduction to the woodcut of the seventeenth century
New York, Abaris Books, 1977
(29 cm), 282 pp., 192 illustrations. Publisher’s cloth. - Only edition. Educated at the Universities of Berlin, Vienna and Frankfurt, where he concentrated on early book illustration, Lehmann-Haupt emigrated to the United States in 1929, and the following year was named curator of rare books of Columbia University Library. In 1950 he became chief cataloguer for the bookseller H.P. Kraus. ¶ Fine copy.