Print before Photography

    SKU: cmc26951

    £60.00 Members' price *


    Staff recommendation:

    “This is a great book for anyone interested in this subject. It’s an amazing piece of scholarship but not at all dry to read. I’ve dipped in and out and find something new every time.” – Vicki, Customer Services

    The Print Before Photography is a landmark publication – beautifully illustrated with over 300 prints from the British Museum’s renowned collection – which traces the history of printmaking from its earliest days until the arrival of photography. This unique and significant book examines the unrivalled importance of printmaking in its golden age and is destined to be a leading reference in print scholarship and will be of interest to anyone with an interest in this era of art history.


    Product code: cmc26951
    Author: Anthony Griffins
    Number of pages: 560
    Size: 290mm x 245mm
    llustrations: Over 300
    Publication date: July 2016
    Standard UK delivery: 5 working days. Overseas times may vary

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