TITLE

Through the Magnifying Glass

AUTHOR(S)
Perl, Jed
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;12/11/95, Vol. 213 Issue 24, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the work of printmaker Wenceslaus Hollar, an artist from Europe. Views expressed by Richard Godfrey, who organized the show of Hollar's work in Britain, regarding Hollar's art; Profile of Hollar; Discussion about the book "Brief Lives," a biography of Hollar; Opinion that the Greenwich plate has been the self-confident achievement of Hollar's career; Appreciation for Hollar's most revered work, a series of eight etching of fur muffs, which comprise a sort of subset within the fashion plates.
ACCESSION #
15508300

 

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