Virtual Book Launch: Paper Knives, Paper Crowns


book cover that shows an image with two heads, one that can be viewed upright and a different one when it's held upside down. The title is shown with text in two directions to encourage this double-viewing.
Cover art for Paper Knives, Paper Crowns: Political Prints in the Dutch Republic (2022, DAP Artbook)
Sep 1, 2022 - 10 am
Virtual Event
Exhibition and publication are made possible with grant support from the Getty Foundation through its initiative, The Paper Project: Prints and Drawings Curatorship in the 21st Century; Dutch Culture USA program by the Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York; the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation; Historians of Netherlandish Art; and Association of Print Scholars. Publication is made possible in part by a gift from Elizabeth Warnock to the Department of Art History at Northwestern University. Additional funding is provided by the Rosann Gelvin Noel Fund.

Join us as we celebrate the launch of the edited volume, Paper Knives, Paper Crowns: Political Prints in the Dutch Republic with curator Maureen Warren and special guests.

Featuring contributors Wolfgang Cillessen, Historical Museum Frankfurt; Meredith McNeill Hale, University of Exeter; Daniel R. Horst, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam; and Maureen Warren, who is both the volume's editor and curator of Fake News & Lying Pictures: Political Prints in the Dutch Republic.

Publication and Preorder information are available here: Paper Knives, Paper Crowns


This event will be in English and take place via Zoom.

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