Great Woodcuts of Albrecht Dürer.pdf
This modestly priced edition offers an ideal introduction to Dürer's work as a woodcut artist, comprising images both sacred and secular. Scenes from the lives of Jesus and the saints and episodes from the Old Testament appear alongside a variety of other subjects. The 93 black-and-white illustrations feature brief captions with titles and dates.
Regarded as the greatest of the German Renaissance artists, Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) created a vast body of work that ranges from altar pieces to copper engravings and portraits. Painter, printer, draughtsman, and art theorist, he remains best known for his woodcuts.