Collection of eighteen woodcuts by John Baptist Jackson

Eighteen chiaroscuro woodcuts after J.


Details

Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
72 x 53 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £8,000)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Mrs C E Lloyd-Jacob

Bassano, F.Bassano, L. Bassano, Titian, Veronese, Tintoretto, & Rembrandt. Published by G.B.Pasquale, Venice. John Baptist Jackson was Britain's first outstanding wood block artist, best known for his revival of the chiaroscuro woodcut and for his adaptation of the colour woodcut to wallpaper printing.

Provenance

Sir Roger Newdigate; by descent to Lord Daventry; The Newdigate Settlement sale, Christie's 1/7/87, lot 321; Mrs C.E.Lloyd-Jacob.

Venue details

Hunterian Art Gallery University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G12 8QQ 0141 330 4221 www.glasgow.ac.uk/hunterian

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