AHIS 476/876: History of Prints
Prereqs: 12 hrs in art history, including AHIS 221, 226, or 231, or in related disciplines with permission.
Introduction to the history of prints stressing printmaking techniques, i.e., woodcut, engraving, drypoint, etching, and the makers of prints during the first 300 years of printmaking in Europe. Baldung, Goltzius, Bruegel, and Rembrandt. Major technical developments, such as the introduction of printing colored woodcuts, are included.