Field (Richard S.), born 1931
National Gallery of Art (USA)

Fifteenth century woodcuts and metalcuts (issued in conjunction with an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Graphics Collection catalogue, 1)

Washington, DC, National Gallery of Art, [1965]
(28 cm), 365 pp., illustrations. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - With one exception, all of the 365 wood and metal cuts described were selected from the Rosenwald Collection (then still located in Rosenwald’s gallery at Alverthorpe, but bequeathed to the National Gallery). Contains a preface by Rosenwald on the art of collecting prints and a long introductory essay by Field on the history early woodcuts. The prints have been organised according to their subject-matter. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
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