Dec 28, 2015
Nov 21, 2011

Lamentation over the Body of Christ

Lamentation over the Body of Christ

Date unknown


Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland 1982.170

Catalogue raisonné: Passavant 37b



Venice was an important center for the production of woodcuts during the 1500s. Titian (1488-1576), the celebrated Venetian painter, exerted tremendous influence on the graphic arts. His vibrant, monumental woodcut designs inspired generations of artists, including Giuseppe Scolari, who is known today only through a handful of woodcuts. The dramatic composition and the bold linear treatment are characteristic of Scolari's style.

See also
PR - Woodcut
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