Saint Jerome-Der Heilige Hieronymus-Antique print-after Albrecht Dürer Wien 1912
Title: Albrecht Dürer: 'Der Heilige Hieronymus' – Őlgemālde in Museum zu Lissabon.
Die Graphischen Kunste Jahrgang XXXV 1912
After: Albrecht Dürer.
Publisher: Verlag der Geschellschaft f. vervielf Kunst, Wien 1897.
Original Photogravure in very good condition.
Photogravure is an hand done intaglio printmaking or photo-mechanical process whereby a flat copper plate is coated with a light-sensitive gelatin tissue which had been exposed to a film positive, and then etched, resulting in a high quality intaglio print that can reproduce the detail and continuous tones of a photograph.
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During the early twentieth century leading art journals around the world published original etchings, lithographs and woodcuts on a regular basis. Some of the greatest prints from this vital era were commissioned and published by The Studio, in London, Pan, in Germany, The Print Connoisseur, in America, and Verlag der Geschellschaft f. vervielf Kunst, (Wien) in Vienna. Size: Sheet page app.: 40 x 30 cm. 15.75 x 11.75 inches. Engraving app.: 20 x 25 cm. 8 x 10 inches. Type of paper: Thick. Condition: Very good.