Félix Bracquemond, Portrait of Edmond de Goncourt, 1881

The History and Techniques of Printmaking: Engravings and Etchings

Thursday, December 5, 2013
2:00 pm


Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a woodcut and a wood engraving, or between an engraving and an etching? And what exactly is a lithograph?

The history and techniques of printmaking have fascinated artists and collectors for centuries. The Clark's collection of works on paper includes fine examples of all the above and many other kinds of printed images. Join Michael Cassin, director of the Center for Education in the Visual Arts, for a look at some of the Print Room's treasures. This is part two of a three-part series.