Friday, October 14, 2011
The exhibition shows fifty-seven rarely seen drawings dating from the late 15th through the 19th centuries. Artists include Vittore Carpaccio, Albrecht Dürer, Fra Bartolommeo, Federico Barocci, Peter Paul Rubens, Anthony Van Dyck, François Boucher, Rembrandt van Rijn, Jean-Honoré Fragonard and Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres.
The collection comes from the Crocker Art Museum in California. A scholarly catalog illustrates and explains the works.
Vassar College's art museum is in Poughkeepsie, New York. The exhibit will be up through December 11.