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The luminous trace : drawing and writing in metalpoint
Thea Burns.
Design Library Call Number
  Stacks NC900 .B87 2012 (Browse Shelf) Available
  • ISBN: 9781904982838
  • ISBN: 1904982832
  • OCLC Number: 792879873
  • OCLC Number: 826860631
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents

Introduction: the challenge of drawing in metalpoint -- Ancient drawing and writing materials -- Drawing and writing in metalpoint in the Middle Ages -- The metalpoint in Trecento and early Quattrocento Italy -- The meaning of the appearance of Quattrocento metalpoint drawings -- Metalpoints for drawing and writing: late medieval and early modern northern Europe -- Modern metalpoint -- Appendix 1. Das Büchlein vom Silbersteft / Joseph Meder ; translated by Susan Thorne -- Appendix 2. Bibliographical review of recent literature on analysis and conservation of metalpoint drawings.