Item #198 The Chromolithographs of Louis Prang. Art Reference, Katharine McClinton, Morrison.

The Chromolithographs of Louis Prang.

New York: C. N. Potter; distributed by Crown Publishers, 1973. First edition. Hard Cover. quarto. pp 246. richly illustrated with photographs. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket. Item #198
ISBN: 0517504111

Next to the legendary nineteenth figures Currier and Ives, Louis Prang was the most popular and productive printer of his day. This is the first study to re-discover this important figure, the printer who coined the term "chromo lithography." But Prang's interests covered much more than chromolithographic reproductions of major works of art. He was a promoter of the arts and art education, as well a major book publisher. A seminal work.

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