Towards a New Era in Printmaking: Innovation in the 18th Century | University of Oxford

Towards a New Era in Printmaking: Innovation in the 18th Century

Speaker
Dr Ad Stijnman FRHistS, private researcher
Event date
Event time
14:00 - 15:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5/£4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Printmaking changed dramatically after 1700 with the introduction of new plate-making and plateprinting processes, coloured inks and state of the art print presses. Dr Stijnman looks at this era in which artists, printers, engravers and publishers produced work that astonished audiences.