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French Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture/Engraved Reception Pieces:
1672-1789
W. McAllister Johnson

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Year: 1982
210 pp, ill., 10.5" X 8.75"
ISBN: 0-88911-027-1
$45.00 softcover

This exhibition was prepared by guest curator W. McAllister Johnson, Professor of Art History at the University of Toronto. This publication explores the French Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture, through engravings that were submitted as reception pieces upon receiving the full privileges of membership in the Academy. This catalogue is a compendium demonstrating the exceptional talent of these engravers, as well as a fascinating record of their appearance.   

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