Early Italian Engravings

April 17 – June 19, 1949

West Building Ground Floor

THIS EXHIBITION IS NO LONGER ON VIEW AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY.

Overview: A comprehensive exhibition of early Italian engravings was arranged to celebrate the publication of the definitive catalogue of early Italian engravings by Arthur M. Hind, keeper of prints and drawings, British Museum. The installation of the prints, selected from the principal American collections and from the Rosenwald collection, followed the general chronology of the book.

Image: Workshop of Andrea Mantegna or Attributed to Zoan Andrea, The Triumph of Caesar: Soldiers Carrying Trophies, c. 1485/1490, engraving, Rosenwald Collection, 1943.3.5771

Catalog: Early Italian Engravings, by A.M. Hind. Part 2, volumes 5-7. London, published for the National Gallery of Art, 1948.