Rembrandt: All the Etchings Reproduced in True Size (Anon) soon to be presented for sale on the superior BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Oresko Books, 1977, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white plates; 2-column text; Plates in folder to the rear pastedown ;
From the cover: As important as Rembrandts paintings are, it was as an etcher that the great Dutch master most palpably changed the course of art history. Experimenting simultaneously with the technical and formal possibilities of the relatively young art of etching, Rembrandt arrived at solutions that no etcher after him could ignore. The 289 plates that make up the corpus of his etchings have been the focus of study and collection since they came into being. Covering the categories of self portraiture, Biblical subjects, saints, allegory and fantasy, beggar studies, erotica and the nude, landscape and portraiture, Rembrandts etchings may be said to be t…
Introduction by: Gary Schwartz
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper. Text complete, clean and tight.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 19 pages. 12″ x 9½”.
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