The Printmaker's Art Paperback
The Printmaker's Art Paperback
The Printmaker's Art Paperback
The Printmaker's Art Paperback
The Printmaker's Art Paperback
The Printmaker's Art Paperback

The Printmaker's Art Paperback

£14.95

This book features some of the best-loved works across the print collection, artworks from Albrecht Dürer to Andy Warhol

A useful tool in understanding the printmaking techniques used by the artists

Offers a refreshing look at the Collection illustrating works which are seldom on display

The print collections of the National Galleries of Scotland reveal a diverse and dazzling variety of different techniques and approaches to printmaking. From exquisite copperplate engravings by the old masters to woodblocks cut on kitchen tables, this book examines key works by artists from Dürer to Warhol and beyond, giving readers an introduction to printmaking as an art form and an understanding of the different working methods and materials.

Through technical summaries and featured examples, The Printmaker’s Art draws on the print and archive collections from the Scottish National Gallery, Scottish National Portrait Gallery and Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art to illustrate and explain the mysteries of relief and intaglio printing, lithography, screenprint, photomechanical and digital processes and provides an overview of these impressive and varied collections

 

  • Size 20 x 22 cm
  • Format Paperback
  • Page count 96 printed pages
  • Illustrations 60 colour
  • Publisher National Galleries of Scotland
  • ISBN 9781906270759
  • Authors Hannah Brocklehurst and Kerry Watson

100% of all profits support the National Galleries of Scotland