Dutch Landscape Prints of the Seventeenth Century.British Museum Prints and Drawings Series.
A Colonnade Book. Published by British Museum Publications Limited. 1980 David Freedberg.
8vo (254 x 196mm. 10 x 7¾"), with green cloth cover, gilt title down spine, also with original dustjacket. Dustjacket rubbed and scuffed.
In this illustrated book, David Freedberg discusses a wide range of Dutch landscape prints, and assesses their artistic and historical significance, describes their technique, and outlines the literary and historical background to their origins and development. He highlights the relation between realism and fantasty in the prints.
[Ref: 22086] £60.00