Workshop & the World

The Workshop and the World:  Renaissance Prints from Private Collections

 Spotlight Gallery, University Art Gallery
 Ophelia Parrish
 January 18 – February 18, 2011
 Truman State University

 Free and open to the public.  Opening reception, Tuesday, January 18, 6:00 p.m.

Curator:  Dr. Julia DeLancey, Professor of Art, Art History
Chief Curatorial Assistant:  Valerie Lazalier
Curatorial Assistants:  Ishita Ghosh, Emily Hagen, and Ruby Jenkins 

This exhibition of intaglio and woodblock prints from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries features work on loan from private collectors with strong Truman State University connections.  The show includes close to twenty works by major Renaissance artists such as Albrecht Dürer and Lucas Cranach. In addition, it includes a seventeenth-century print, The Descent from the Cross by Torchlight, by Rembrandt van Rijn, one of the most noted artists of the seventeenth century, and a selection of poems written by Truman English faculty members in response to some of the prints.   


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