Italian Etchings: The Draughtsman's Print
- Fitzwilliam Museum |
- 22 February – 29 August 2011
- Free to all.
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Etching was a print technique developed in the sixteenth century, which gave artists the facility to make printing plates without years of specialist training or collaboration with a professional engraver.
This exhibition of prints from the Fitzwilliam's collection features artists from the 16th to the 18th centuries including Parmigianino, Guido Reni, Castiglione, Salvator Rosa, Giambattista Tiepolo and Canaletto.
Free to all
Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm
Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan