Fifteenth-Century Woodcuts and Metalcuts from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art
December 19, 1965 – January 30, 1966
Ground Floor, Central Gallery
This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.
Overview: 365 prints illustrated the first century of printmaking in Europe. With one exception, they were from the collection of Lessing J. Rosenwald, including many purchased en bloc from a Munich banker who had to flee from Germany. One print was donated in honor of Mr. Rosenwald and his former curator, Elizabeth Mongan.
Catalog: Fifteenth-Century Woodcuts and Metalcuts from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art, by Richard S. Field. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1965.