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Albrecht Dürer, Christ driving the Moneychangers from the Temple, 1511, woodcut on paper. Gift of the Carnegie Corporation (00-571)
The Quest for Colour: Five Centuries of Innovation in Printmaking
Frances K. Smith Gallery
11 January–12 April 2020

Printmaking is essentially a linear medium. How, then, to achieve the tonal richness of painting? The Quest for Colour explores the inventive techniques through which printmakers from Albrecht Dürer to Andy Warhol have sought to answer this challenge.

Curated by students in the Art History Program at Queen’s University, with Professor Stephanie Dickey, Bader Chair in Northern Baroque Art.

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