Artists and amateurs: etching in 18th-century France

"Throughout the eighteenth century, a large number of artists-painters, sculptors, draftsmen, and amateurs-experimented with etching, a highly accessible printmaking technique akin to drawing. Some, like Antoine Watteau and François Boucher, encountered the process within the thriving commerce...

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Main Author: Stein, Perrin.
Corporate Author: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Other Authors: Guichard, Charlotte.; Hoisington, Rena M.; Rudy, Elizabeth M.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013