Grand Scale: Monumental Prints in the Age of Durer and Titian

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Grand Scale brings to light rare surviving examples of mural-size prints--a Renaissance art form nearly lost from historical record. The most famous 16th-century woodcuts, engravings, and etchings were those done on an intimate scale. Yet artists also worked in another entire category of print production, producing mural-size prints that sometimes reached as high as ten feet. This handsome book, which features nearly fifty examples from Italy, Germany, France, and the Netherlands, explores these multi-block woodcut and ...

Grand Scale: Monumental Prints in the Age of Durer and Titian 2008, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300138795

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