The epic tale of the University of Wisconsin LaCrosse Printmaking Program. The Printmaking program is directed by Joel Elgin and features the odd collection of the many PrintFools who enroll, print and exist from semester to semester in the Shop of Tears.

Sunday, February 05, 2017

More Madness and more danger for the babies...



More Madness and more danger for the babies...

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REMBRANDT Harmensz van Ryn, fec. (1606-1669), artist

Christ with the Sick around Him, Receiving Little Children (known as The Hundred Gilder Print ).
Etching, drypoint, and burin/


Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669., Dutch.
Title     Study from the Nude 1646.
etching on paper
9.84 x 16.83 cm


Callot, Jacques, French
The Gallows Tree; plate from the "Miseries of War" series1621
Etching


A few centuries later... a Michael Mazur etching: 

Mazur, Michael, 1935 - 2009
Confrontation from The Artist and The Model 1968
etching printed in black on paper
25 x 37 7/8 in.; 63.5 x 96.2025 cm


And a Michael Mazur series: 


Michael Mazur
Modules of Madness II, from Images from a Locked Ward
1963-65
lithograph

Michael Mazur
The Room for Sleeping, from Images from a Locked Ward
1963-65
lithograph


Michael Mazur
Guardian of a Corner, from Images from a Locked Ward
1963-65
lithograph


Michael Mazur
Bound Hands Swing, from Images from a Locked Ward
1963-65
lithograph

Michael Mazur, one of my printmaking heroes produced the portfolio Images From  a Locked Ward.



no need to comment (I broke the comments, oops) just look and read.
 

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