12 avril 2010

"The Brilliant Line: Following the Early Modern Engraver, 1480–1650" @ Block Museum

Albrecht Dürer, "The Large Horse", 1505, engraving. Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth. EVANSTON, IL.- Composed entirely of lines, engravings are works of exquisite beauty and incomparable intricacy. Northwestern University's Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art will focus on the engraved line from April 9 through June 20 with two exhibitions highlighting the technical virtuosity and innovativeness of European engravers of the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries. Both... [Lire la suite]
17 juillet 2009

'The Brilliant Line: Following the Early Modern Engraver, 1480-1650' @ The RISD Museum of Art

Albrecht Dürer. The Large Horse, 1505. Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth PROVIDENCE, RI.- The RISD Museum of Art presents The Brilliant Line: Following the Early Modern Engraver, 1480-1650, featuring 85 objects from the RISD Museum’s outstanding collection of Renaissance and Baroque prints—until now unpublished and rarely viewed—as well as objects from major public institutions such as the National Gallery of Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Visitors to the exhibition will receive a privileged view into this prized... [Lire la suite]
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