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Image resources: Understanding images

Image resources

Sources of Illustrations - Understanding Images

Iconography

Portraiture

Prints

  • Bartsch's Organization of Prints

    • Le peintre-graveur
      Covers arists who worked between the fifteenth and eighteenth centuries. Describes Flemish, Dutch, German, and Italian prints - engravings, etchings, and woodcuts. Organized by periods and regions. Includes brief biographical sketches and discussion of the artist's oeuvre. [Published 1808-1821, in French, not illustrated]
      Find a copy in the library [see volume 21 for index of artist names]

    • The Illustrated Bartsch
      Provides reproductions for the 20,000 prints described in Le peintre-graveur.
      First view index online and then Find a copy in the library or access online

  • Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Hollstein)
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  • Encyclopedia of comparative iconography : themes depicted in works of art
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  • German Engravings, Etchings, Woodcuts, 1400-1700 (Hollstein)
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