Paper museums : the reproductive print in Europe, 1500-1800 (catalogue accompanying an exhibition held in The David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, 3 February-15 May 2005; continued elsewhere)
Chicago, David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, 2005
(28 cm), viii (2), 150 pp., 8 colour plates (pls.1-8), 121 black & white text illustrations. 76+ catalogue entries. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Exhibition checklist, commentaries on selected prints, and essays by Rebecca Zorach and Elizabeth Rodini (On imagination and invention: an introduction to the reproductive print), Alexandra Korey (Creativity, authenticity and the copy in early print culture), Lia Markey (The female printmaker and the culture of the print workshop), Sarah Cree (Translating stone into paper: sixteenth- and seventeenth-century prints after antique sculpture), Dawna Schuld (Conspicuous imitation: reproductive prints and artistic literacy in eighteenth-century England). ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.