february, 2021

11feb5:00 pmFeaturedMembers-Only Salon: Leo Steinberg’s Library of PrintsAn exclusive online event for our Blanton members!

Detail engraving of the prophet Jeremiah, sitting down with his chin in his right hand. There are nude people in the background behind him on arches and supporting pillars.

Event Details

Celebrate the opening of After Michelangelo, Past Picasso: Leo Steinberg’s Library of Prints by joining Holly Borham, Assistant Curator, Prints & Drawings, for a virtual salon discussion on Thursday, February 11 at 5:00 pm, that will explore some of the extraordinary prints collected by renowned art historian Leo Steinberg. His collection of over 3,500 prints, which came to the Blanton Museum of Art in 2002, spans the history of European printmaking and informed his groundbreaking scholarship on such artists as Michelangelo Buonarroti, Leonardo da Vinci, Peter Paul Rubens, Pablo Picasso, and Jasper Johns.

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Feature Image Credit: Giorgio Ghisi, ’The Prophet Jeremiah,’ after Michelangelo, early 1570s, (detail) 11 13/16 x 17 in., engraving, Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, The Leo Steinberg Collection, 2002

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