Thursday, June 30, 2011

Masterpieces on Paper at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

Claude Mellan, The veil of Saint Veronica, engraving, 1649.
DENMARK -As part of its Masterpieces on Paper series, the Rijksmuseum presents the exhibition The Secret of Lines. This minor exhibition features 18 masterfully crafted 16th - and 17th-century prints and drawings from the Rijksmuseum collection, which demonstrate the incredible artistic versatility of lines.  [link]