Fifteenth-Century Graphic Art

December 2, 1951 – February 3, 1952

West Building Ground Floor

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

Overview: German, Flemish, Italian, and French woodcuts and metalcuts from 1400-1500 were chosen from the Rosenwald collection. Block books were lent by the Library of Congress, Rosenwald collection. This was the first time these early prints had been shown together in Washington.

Image: German 15th Century, Madonna and Child with Four Saints, c. 1410/1430, woodcut, hand-colored in red, green, and yellow; retouched in pen and ink, Rosenwald Collection, 1943.3.572