Medieval & Renaissance Miniatures from the National Gallery of Art - Washington: National Gallery of Art. 1975. Paper Wraps. 4to - 11x8.5 inches, 196 pages, 10 color plates and many black and white illustrations. An exhibition catalog with foreword by J. Carter Brown and introduction by Lessing J. Rosenwald. The exhibition was held January - June 1975, and all the works illustrated were donated to the nation by Rosenwald. Scholarly entry plus several black and white illustrations accompany each exhibition item. Text and illustrations are finely presented on Mohawk Superfine paper. The catalog was compiled by Carra Ferguson, David S. Stevens Schaff, and Gary Vikan (editor).
Excellent reference from an important exhibition. "An extraordinary opportunity…to examine a cross-section of western miniature styles and book types."
Fine condition: Wrappers lightly rubbed, Interior clean and bright.