Book , Print in English

The French Renaissance in prints from the Bibliothèque nationale de France

  • [Los Angeles] : Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, University of California, Los Angeles, ©1994.
  • 493 pages, [14] p. of plates : illustrations(some colored) ; 31 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Reflections on the School of Fontainebleau / Georg Baselitz
  • Introduction / Henri Zerner
  • Printmakers in Sixteenth-Century France / Marianne Grivel
  • Stories Beyond Words / Marie Madeleine Fontaine
  • The Prints of the School of Fontainebleau / Suzanne Boorsch
  • Courting the Female Subject / Nancy J. Vickers
  • Of Marmites and Martyrs: Images and Polemics in the Wars of Religion / Philip Benedict
  • Portraiture as Propaganda: Printmaking during the Reign of Henri IV / Cynthia Burlingham
  • Renaissance Ornament Prints: The French Contribution / Peter Fuhring
  • Catalogue of the Exhibition / David Acton, Suzanne Boorsch, Francoise Boudon, Cynthia Burlingham, Peter Fuhring, Marianne Grivel, Armin Kunz, Segolene Le Men, Sue Welsh Reed, Alexander Roth, George A. Wanklyn, Ian Wardropper, Catherine Wilkinson Zerner and Henri Zerner. I. The Early Renaissance. II. Jean Duvet. III. Francis I and the School of Fontainebleau. IV. The School of Paris and the Dissemination of the Fontainebleau Style.
  • V. Cousin, Delaune, Androuet du Cerceau, and Printmaking at Mid-Century. VI. Regional Printmaking Schools. VII. Woodcuts and the Rue Montorgueil. VIII. The Wars of Religion. IX. Henri IV and Louis XIII. X. Jacques Bellange and the School of Lorraine.
Other information
  • Catalogue of an exhibition to be held at the Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, Nov. 1, 1994-Jan. 1, 1995; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Jan. 12-Mar. 19, 1995; and Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, Apr. 20-July 10, 1995.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 481-492) and index.
ISBN
  • 096281623X (hardback)
  • 0962816221 (pbk.)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 94037792
  • OCLC: 31206481