Drawings and prints of the First Maniera, 1515-1535 (catalogue of an exhibition held in the David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI, 22 February-25 March 1973; Exhibitions of the Department of Art, Brown University, 6)
Providence, Brown University, 1973
(21 × 26 cm), 115 pp., 122 illustrations. Errata sheet loosely inserted. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - 120 drawings by artists working in Rome during the period 1515-1535, lent by major public and private collections in the United States. “The aim of the project is two-fold: to trace the sources of Maniera conventions as they appear in the works of selected artists before 1535; and to interpret the significance of these conventions when they first appear” (from a notice by Benedict Nicolson in The Burlington Magazine, volume 115 (February 1973), p.131. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.