Frequently Cited Books & Periodicals Abbreviations

Abbreviations frequently used in the Print Council Index (IPCR) for periodicals and multi-artist catalogues are listed below. Unless otherwise noted, the periodical runs listed have been examined in their entirety for oeuvre-catalogues, and all of the listed multi-artist catalogues have been completely indexed. If an abbreviation does not appear on the list below, check the Multi-Artist Catalogues Not Indexed page for a list of publications (and their abbreviations) which are less-frequently cited in the Print Council Index.


[A.]

Andresen, Andreas. Der deutsche Peintre-graveur, oder die deutschen Maler als Kupferstecher nach ihrem Leben und ihren Werken, von dem letzten Drittel des 16. Jahrhunderts bis zum Schluss des 18. Jahrhunderts, und in Anschluss an Bartsch's Peintre-graveur, an Robert-Dumesnil's und Prosper de Baudicour's französischen Peintre-graveur. (Leipzig: Rudolph Weigel, Alexander Danz, 1864-1878).

COMMENTS: 5 vols. Reprint. New York: Collectors Edition, 1969. Reprint. New York: Collectors Edition, 1971 (not seen). Sixth volume of plates selected by Benjamin Rifkin.

[A. 1800]

Andresen, Andreas. Die deutschen Maler-Radirer (peintres-graveurs) des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts, nach ihren Leben und Werken. (Leipzig: Alexander Danz, 1878).

COMMENTS: 5 vols. Reprinted (New York, Hildesheim: G. Olms, 1971) (not seen). Vol. 5 continued by J. E. Wessely.

[Allen]

Allen, Charles Dexter. American Bookplates, a guide to their study. (New York: Macmillan and Co.; London: George Bell and Sons, 1894, 1895).

COMMENTS: Reprinted. New York: Macmillan and Co., 1905 (not seen). Reprinted. New York: Benjamin Blom, 1968 (not seen). A list of bookplates is given under each artist's name. A second list of all bookplates, arranged by owner, gives fuller catalogue information. Entries: Inscriptions. Described. Illustrated (selection).

[Amer. Art Review]

American Art Review, a journal devoted to the practice, theory, history, and archaeology of art. (Boston).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-2 (1879-1881); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, (ed).

[Am. Est.]

L'Amateur d'estampes (Paris).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-13 (1921-1934).

[AMG.]

Arts et métiers graphiques (Paris).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-11, nos. 1-68 (1927-1939).

[AN.]

Alpago-Novello, Luigi. Gli incisori bellunesi; saggio storico-bibliografico. (Venice: Premiate Officine Grafiche Carlo Ferrari, 1940).

COMMENTS: Originally published as an article in Atti del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 99, parte seconda, classe di scienze morali e lettere, 1939-1940, pp. 471-716.

[AN. 1968]

Alpago-Novello, Luigi, Alberto Alpago-Novello. Catalogues in Bruno Passamani, compiler. Marco Ricci e gli incisori bellunesi del '700 e '800 esposti all' Auditorium di Belluno. (Belluno: Belluno Auditorium; Venice: Fantoni Artegrafica, 1968).

COMMENTS: Contains various catalogues.

[Ap.]

Apell, Aloys. Handbuch für Kupferstichsammler, oder Lexikon der vorzüglichsten Kupferstecher des XIX. Jahrhunderts welche in Linienmanier gearbeitet haben, sowie Beschreibung ihrer besten und gesuchtesten Blätter. (Leipzig: Alexander Danz, 1880).

COMMENTS: Reprint. Walluf bei Weisbaden: M. Shandig, 1972 (not seen). Catalogues are generally incomplete, but are the only available reference for most of the artists. Entries: Paper fold measure (selection). States.

[Arch. Ex.-lib.]

Archives de la Société française des collectionneurs d'ex-libris (Paris).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-43 (1894-1936).

[AzB.]

Arntz-Bulletin; Dokumentation der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts (Haag/Oberbayern).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-2, and supplements. Published by Verlag Gertrud Arntz-Winter, (1968-1972, 1975-1984). Also a New York edition, distributed by Wittenborn

[CLGet]

Lists bibliography for catalogues raisonné published between 1945-1983.

[B.]

Bartsch, Adam. Le Peintre graveur. (Vienna: J. V. Degen, 1803-1821).

COMMENTS: 21 vols. Reprint. Leipzig: Joh. Ambr. Barth, 1854-1876. Reprint. Würzburg: 1920-1922 (not seen). Reprint (21 vols. in 4). Hildesheim: Georg Olms, 1970 (not seen). Reprint (22 vols. in 4). Nieuwkoop: De Graaf, 1982 (not seen). See also [B. Ill.].

[Baud.]

Baudicour, Prosper de. Le peintre-graveur français continué, ou catalogue raisonné des estampes gravéespar les peintres et les dessinateurs de l'école française nés dans le XVIIIe siècle. (Paris: Mme Bouchard Huzard, Rapilly [etc.], 1859-1861).

COMMENTS: 2 vols. Reprint. Paris: F. de Nobele, 1967.

[Bb.]

Börsenblatt für den deutschen Buchhandel (Frankfurt am Main [etc.]) [GyMunSB].

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-138 (1834-1972). Only catalogues known from other sources were extracted from this periodical.

[Ber.]

Beraldi, Henri. Les graveurs du XIXe siècle, guide de l'amateur d'estampes modernes. (Paris: Librairie L. Conquet, 1885-1892).

COMMENTS: 12 vols. Beraldi does not provide complete catalogues for all of the artists he lists. Riggs indexed all artists listed by Beraldi, but provided only a volume and page reference for those not fully catalogued. Reprint. Nogent-le-Roi: Jacques Laget L.A.M.E., c.1981.

[B. Ill.]

Bartsch, Adam et al. The Illustrated Bartsch. (New York: Abaris Books, 1978 - ongoing).

COMMENTS: Multi-volume work designed to provide illustrations and updated scholarship to [B.]. Volumes indexed to January 2000, include: vols. 1-20; vols. 24-48; vols. 50, 52, 53, 55, 56, 72, 90, 121, 141. Not indexed: vols. 23, 80-87, 161-164 which all discuss works by anonymous artists. Gaps in volume run indicate no volume published as of January 2000.

[B. Remb.]

Bartsch, Adam. Catalogue raisonné de toutes les estampes qui forment l'oeuvre de Rembrandt et ceux de ses principaux imitateurs. (Vienna: A. Blumauer, 1797).

COMMENTS: 2 vols.

[B. Reni]

Bartsch, Adam. Catalogue raisonné des estampes gravées à l'eau-forte par Guido Reni et de celles de ses disciples Simon Cantarini, dit le Pesarese, Jean-André et Elisabeth Sirani, et Laurent Loli. (Vienna: A. Blumauer, 1795).

[Brun]

Brun, Carl, et al. Schweizerisches Künstler-Lexikon, herausgegeben mit Unterstützung des Bundes und kunstfreundlichen Privater vom Schweizerischen Kunstverein (Frauenfeld, Switzerland: Huber und Co., 1905-1917).

COMMENTS: 4 vols. Vol. 4 contains supplement and indexes. Works by Swiss artists only. Selective catalogues are provided for some printmakers, but not all. IPCR indexes only those printmakers with catalogue lists. Most lists are title only, but measurements (millimeters) are occasionally provided. Reprint. Nendeln: Kraus Reprints, 1967. Not seen. Reprint, same publisher, 1982. Not seen.

[Bull. Des B. A.]

Bulletin des Beaux-Arts (Paris).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-3 (1883-1886).

[Burch]

Burchard, Ludwig. Die holländischen Radierer vor Rembrandt, mit beschreibenden Verzeichnissen und biographischen Übersichten. 2. durch 12 Tafeln, und ein alphabetisches Register vermehrte Ausgabe. (Berlin: Paul Cassirer, 1917).

COMMENTS: First edition is a dissertation, Universität Halle, 1912. Not seen.

[Burl. M.]

The Burlington Magazine (London; New York).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-112 (1903-1970). Original title The Burlington magazine for connoisseurs (to 1947).

[Cab. am. ant.]

Le Cabinet de l'amateur et de l'antiquaire (Paris). COMMENTS: Vols. 1-4 (1842-1846).

[Carey]

Carey, John Thomas. The American lithograph from its inception to 1865 with biographical considerations of twenty lithographers and a check list of their works. (Thesis) (Ohio State University, 1954). [DLC].

COMMENTS: Microfilm.

[CdB.]

Corrard de Breban, Antoine Henri François. Les graveurs troyens; recherches sur leur vie et leurs oeuvres. (Troyes: Alexis Sacard; Paris: Rapilly, 1868), [MH-FA].

[Conn.]

The Connoisser (London).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-181 (1901-1972).

[Daulby]

Daulby, Daniel. A descriptive catalogue of the works of Rembrandt, and of his scholars Bol, Livens, and Van Vliet compiled from the original etchings and from the catalogues of De Burgy, Gersaint, Helle and Glomy, Marcus, and Yver. (Liverpool: J. M'Creery, 1796).

[Del.]

Delteil, Loys. Le peintre-graveur illustré. (Paris: Loys Delteil, 1906-1926).

COMMENTS: 31 vols. Reprint. New York: Collectors Editions Ltd., Da Capo Press, 1969. Vol. 30 (Albert Besnard) is by Louis Godefroy.

[Dim.]

Dimier, Louis ed. Les peintres français du XVIIIe siècle; historie des vies et catalogue des oeuvres. (Paris and Brussels: G. van Oest, 1928, 1930).

COMMENTS: 2 vols.

[Dis. 1927]

Disertori, Benvenuto. I Rami Raimondeschi alla R. Calcografia (notizia aggiunta al Bartsch). (Florence: Leo S. Olschki, 1927).

COMMENTS: Separately published. Originally published as an article in Bibliofilia 29 (1927): 345-356.

[Dis. 1929]

Disertori, Benvenuto. "Rami cinquecenteschi alla R. Calcografia (notizia aggiunta al vol. XV del Bartsch)." Bibliofilia 31, (1929): 1-14.

[Dus.]

Dussler, Luitpold B. Die Incunabeln der deutschen Lithographie (1796-1821). (Berlin: Heinrich Tiedemann, 1925).

[Dut.]

Dutuit, Eugène. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. (Paris: A. Lévy, 1884-1885).

COMMENTS: Vols. I, IV-VI. (Other volumes not published). Reprint. Amsterdam: G. W. Hissink, 1970-1972 (not seen). Dutuit does not provide complete catalogues for all the artists he lists. Complete catalogues in Dutuit are usually based on earlier works ([B.], [P.], [Weigel], and others) but with additional information and entries.

[Evans]

Evans (A. E.) & Sons, London. Additional notes to "Le peintre-graveur" of Bartsch; a descriptive catalogue of nearly four hundred engravings (unknown to Bartsch at the period of publication of his invaluable work) by artists of whose activities he has given a detailed account. (London: A. E. Evans and Sons, 1857), [MH-FA].

COMMENTS: Printed with (London: A. E. Evans and Sons, [1857?]).

[F.]

Fielding, Mantle. American engravers upon copper and steel, biographical sketches and check lists of engravings, a supplement to David McNeely Stauffer's American engravers. (Philadelphia: privately printed, 1917), [MH-FA].

COMMENTS: Reprint with additions and corrections by J. F. Carr: New York: Burt Franklin/J. F. Carr, 1964, 1971 (not seen). To save space, the Print Council Index provides only page references to the engravers in the catalogue. An undated, unpublished index to [F.] is available in typescript at [MWAAS]. Entries: 1,932 entries (engravings and etchings only, additional to [St.], arranged by engraver but continuously numbered). Inches. Inscriptions. States. Described (selection).

[GBA.]

Gazette des Beaux-arts (Paris).

COMMENTS: 1st ser. vol. 1 - 6th ser. vol. 131 (1859-June 1998). For an index of prints published in [GBA.] see: Pierre Sanchez and Xavier Seydoux. Les estampes de la Gazette des Beaux-arts, 1859-1933. (Paris: L'echelle de Jacob, 1998). [MH-FA].

[Ge.]

Geisberg, Max. Der deutsche Einblatt-Holzschnitt in der ersten Hälfte des 16. Jahrhunderts. (Munich: Hugo Schmidt Verlag, 1923-1931).

COMMENTS: 43 portfolios and index vol. The index volume arranges the prints by artist and assigns numbers to them. Because of changed attributions in the course of publication a few artists, such as Hans Dürer, are listed in the index, but have no numbered prints assigned to them. Reprint. Doornspijk: Davaco, 1987 (not seen).

[GK.]

Die graphischen Künste (Vienna).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-56 (1879-1933), n.s. 1-7 (1936-1943).

[Gon.]

Goncourt, Edmond de, Jules de Goncourt. L'art du dix-huitième siècle, revue et augmentée. (Paris: A. Quantin, 1880-1882).

COMMENTS: 12 fasc. 1st ed. 2 vols. Paris: E. Dentu, 1859-1875 (not seen). 2nd ed. 2 vols. Paris: Rapilly, 1873-1874. Other later editions.

[Heller]

Heller, Joseph. Zusätze zu Adam Bartsch's Le Peintre Graveur. (Bamberg: J. G. Sickmüller, 1844).

COMMENTS: Reprint. Würzburg: Verlagsdruckerei, 1922 (not seen).

[Herbet]

Herbet, Felix. Les Graveurs de l'école de Fontainebleau. (Fontainebleau: Maurice Bourges, 1896-1902).

COMMENTS: 5 vols. Originally published in five parts in Annales de la Société historique et archéologique du Gâtinais, vol. 14 (1896): 56-102 (I, Catalogue de l'oeuvre de L. D.), 257-291 (II, Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Fantuzi), vol. 17 (1899): 1-53 (III, Dominique Florentin et les burinistes), vol. 18 (1900): 293-355 (IV, Les eaux-fortes nommées ou marquées), and vol. 20 (1902): 55-86 (V, Les eaux-fortes anonymes). The page numbers cited for Herbet in the individual entries of the Print Council Index refer to the publication in the Annales. Reprint, 5 vols. in 1. Amsterdam: B. M. Isreal, 1969.

[ H. Ger.]

Hollstein, F. W. H. et al. German engravings, etchings and woodcuts ca. 1400-1700. (Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1954-ongoing).

COMMENTS: 49 vols. (vols. 47, 48 in progress in 2000). Catalogues are compiled from various primary and secondary sources, and information provided varies greatly within a single catalogue. The Print Council Index indicates only the number of entries and the presence or absence of illustrations, but in addition the catalogues usually give dimensions (millimeters or paper fold measure) and sometimes inscriptions and states. See also [H. New Ger.].

[Hind]

Hind, Arthur Mayger. Early Italian engraving, a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. (London: Bernard Quaritch, Ltd., 1938-1948).

COMMENTS: 7 vols. Reprint. (Nendeln, Liechtenstein: Kraus Reprint, 1970), not seen.

[Hind, Engl.]

Hind, Arthur Mayger. Engraving in England in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries; a descriptive catalogue with introductions. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1952-1964). COMMENTS: 3 vols.

[H. L.]

Hippert, Theodor, J. Linnig. Le peintre graveur hollandais et belge du XIXe siècle. (Brussels: Fr. J. Oliver, 1874, 1879), [BeA].

COMMENTS: 2 vols., continuously paginated. Originally published in installments in Le Bibliophile belge nos. 5-14 (1869-1879). [BeA] has extra-illustrated copy in 4 vols. with many impressions of the prints listed in the catalogue.

[H. Neth.]

Hollstein, F. W. H. et al. Dutch and Flemish etchings, engravings, and woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. (Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1949-ongoing).

COMMENTS: 54 vols (additional volumes in progress in 2000). Catalogues are frequently compiled from various secondary sources, and information provided varies greatly within a single catalogue. The Print Council Index indicates only the number of entries and the presence of illustrations, but in addition the catalogues usually give dimensions and sometimes inscriptions and states. See also [H. New Neth.].

[H. New Ger.]

Hollstein, F. W. H. et al. The new Hollstein: German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, 1400-1700. (Rotterdam: Sound & Vision Interactive, 1996-ongoing).

COMMENTS: 3 vols (as of January 2000). Volume numbers are not provided by the publisher. Imposed volume numbers appear in [ ]. Titles in this series have been issued to stand independently as individual monographs and appear in the Print Council Index under their more specific individual titles. See also [H. Ger.].

[H. New Neth.]

Hollstein, F. W. H. et al. The new Hollstein: Dutch & Flemish etchings, engravings, and woodcuts, 1450-1700. (Rotterdam: Sound & Vision Interactive; Roosendaal: Koninklijke van Poll; Amsterdam: Rijksprentenkabinet, Rijksmuseum, 1993-ongoing).

COMMENTS: 7 vols (as of January 2000). Volume numbers not provided by the publishers. Imposed volume numbers appear in [ ]. Titles in this series have been issued to stand independently as individual monographs and appear in the Print Council Index under their more specific individual titles. See also [H. Neth.].

[Hüsgen]

Hüsgen, Heinrich Sebastian. Artistisches Magazin, enthaltend das Leben und die Verzeichnisse der Werke hiesiger und anderer Künstler. (Frankfurt am Main: J. Bayrhoffer, 1790).

[I.F.F. 1500]

Linzeler, André compiler., Jean Adhémar compiler. Inventaire du fonds français; graveurs du seizéme siécle. (Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale; Paris: M. Le Garrec, 1932-1935, 1938).

COMMENTS: 2 vols. Lists prints in the Bibliothèque Nationale, and for many artists this is equivalent to a complete or nearly complete oeuvre-catalogue. The Print Council Index indicates only the number of entries, but often the catalogue also gives dimensions (millimeters), inscriptions, states and descriptions. Reprinted by same publisher, vol. 1 (1967), vol. 2 (1971), [both CLGet]. Not seen.

[I.F.F. 1600]

Weigert, Roger-Armand compiler, Maxime Préaud, compiler. Inventaire du fonds français, graveurs du XVIIe siècle. (Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale, 1939-ongoing).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-12, 17. Lists prints in the Bibliothèque Nationale, and for many artists this is equivalent to a complete or nearly complete oeuvre-catalogue. Not illustrated unless noted. The Print Council Index indicates only the number of entries, but in addition the catalogue usually gives dimensions (millimeters), and sometimes inscriptions, states, and descriptions.

[I.F.F. 1700]

Roux, Marcel, et al. Inventaire du fonds français; graveurs du dix-huitième siècle (Paris: Maurice Le Garrec; Paris: Bibliothèque nationale, 1930-1977).

COMMENTS: 14 vols. Covers A -- Lequin. Catalogues list all prints in the Bibliothèque nationale, and for many artists this is equivalent to a complete or nearly complete oeuvre-catalogue. Not illustrated unless noted. The Print Council Index indicates only the number of entries, but in addition the catalogue usually gives dimensions (millimeters), and sometimes inscriptions and descriptions.

[I.F.F. 1800]

Laran, Jean, et al. Inventaire du fonds français après 1800 (Paris: Bibliothèque nationale, 1930-ongoing):

COMMENTS: 15 vols. Lists prints in the Bibliothèque nationale, and for many artists this is equivalent to a complete or nearly complete oeuvre-catalogue. The Print Council Index indicates only the number of entries, but often the catalogue also gives dimensions (millimeters), inscriptions, states and descriptions.

[JKw.]

Jahrbuch der königlich-preussischen Kunstsammlungen (Berlin).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-61 (1880-1940). After 1918, title was changed to Jahrbuch der preussischen Kunstsammlungen.

[JprK.]

Jahrbücher für Kunstwissenschaft (Leipzig).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-5 (1868-1873). Alternate title: Zahns Jahrbücher für Kunstwissenschaft.

[Kh.]

Der Kunsthandel (Heidelberg), [GyNM].

COMMENTS: Vols. 1, 4, 8-18 (1916-1926). A complete run of this periodical was not available for consultation. Catalogues in the missing volumes have been recorded from [Singer].

[Laborde]

Laborde, Léon. Histoire de la gravure en manière noire. Histoire de la découverte de l'impression et de son application à la gravure, aux caractères mobiles et à la lithographie (Paris: J. Didot, l'âiné, 1839).

COMMENTS: Prints in mezzotint by artists of all schools, working before 1720. Catalogues are extensive or complete and sometimes include measurements (pre-metric or paper fold), inscriptions and descriptions.

[L. D.]

Lawrence, H. W., Basil Lewis Dighton. French line engravings of the late eighteenth century. (London: Lawrence and Jellicoe, Ltd., 1910).

COMMENTS: 1,050 copies. Lawrence and Dighton catalogue only a selection of prints for the artists they list, but those prints are very thoroughly cataloged, with states carefully described.

[Lehrs]

Lehrs, Max. Geschichte und kritischer Katalog des deutschen, niederländischen und französischen Kupferstichs im XV. Jahrhundert. (Vienna: Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst, 1908-1934). COMMENTS: 9 vols. and 1 plate vol. Reprint. New York: Collectors Editions, [197?].

[Lugt, Ventes]

Lugt, Frits. Repertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques intéressant l'art ou la curiosité. (The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1938-1964).

COMMENTS: 3 vols. A bibliography of art sale catalogues from 1600-1900. Also available on microfilm: 1600-1825 (Zug: IDC, 1986) and 1825-1860 (Leiden: IDC, 1997) (not seen) [CLGet].

[M.]

Meyer, Julius et al. Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon, unter Mitwirkung der namhaftesten Fachgelehrten des In- und Auslandes. (Leipzig: Wilhem Engelmann, 1872-1885).

COMMENTS: 3 vols. Covers A-Bezz. Catalogues listing only one print after an artist have been omitted.

[Mém. Abbéville]

Mémoires de la Société d'emulation d'Abbéville (Abbeville).

COMMENTS: 1st ser., vol. 1-4th ser., vol. 10 (1797-1963). Only catalogues known from other sources were extracted from this periodical.

[Mém. lorraine]

Mémoires de la Société d'archéologie lorraine (Nancy).

COMMENTS: 1st ser., vol. 1-3rd ser., vol. 28 (1850-1900). Only catalogues known from other sources were extracted from this periodical.

[Merlo]

Merlo, Johann Jakob. Kölnischer Künstler in alter und neuer Zeit; Johann Jacob Merlos neu bearb. underweiterte Nachrichten von dem Leben und den Werken Kölnischer Künstler, hrsg. von Eduard Firminich Richartz unter Mitwirkung von Hermann Keussen. Series: Gesellschaft für rheinische Geschichtskunde, 9 (Cologne: J. M. Heberle (H. Lempertz); Dusseldorf: L. Schwann, 1895).

COMMENTS: First edition titled: Nachrichten von dem Leben und Werken Kölnischer Künstler (Cologne: J. M. Heberle [H. Lempertz], 1850). Reprint (1895 edition). Nieuwkoop: B. de Graaf, 1966. Merlo provides catalogues for many of the artists he lists, but it is often uncertain whether they are meant to be complete. The Print Council Index provides a page reference for every artist with a list of prints in Merlo, but gives the number of entries and other descriptive data only when the list seems to aim at completeness.

[MGvK.]

Mitteilungen der Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst (Vienna).

COMMENTS: 1879-1887, 1892-1933. (replaced from 1888 to 1891 by Chronik der vervielfältigende Kunst). Issued as a supplement to [GK].

[N. Arch.]

[Naumanns] Archiv für die zeichnenden Künste mit besonderer Bezeihung auf Kupferstecher- und Holzschneidekunst und ihre Geschichte . . . hrsg. von Dr. Robert Naumann. (Leipzig).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-16 (1855-1870).

[N. ExT.]

Nordisk Exlibris Tidsskrift (Copenhagen).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-24 (1946-1972).

[Oud-Holl.]

Oud-Holland ('s-Gravenhage (etc.)).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-112 (1883-1998, no. 4); no volumes published 1944-1945 or in 1972.

[P.]

Passavant, Johann David. Le peintre-graveur, contenant l'histoire de la gravure sur bois, sur métal et au burin jusque vers la fin du XVI. siècle, l'histoire du nielle avec complément de la partie descriptive de l'essai sur les nielles du Duchesne ainé, et un catalogue supplementaire aux estampes du XV. et XVI siècle du peintre-graveur de Adam Bartsch. (Leipzig: Rudolph Weigel, 1860-1864).

COMMENTS: 6 vols. Reprint (6 vols. in 3). New York: Burt Franklin, 1966 (not seen).

[Pa. Mag.]

The Pennsylvania magazine of history and biography (Philadelphia).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-122 (1877-July 1998).

[P. Conn.]

The print connoisseur (New York).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-12 (1920-1932).

[PCQ.]

The print collector's quarterly (Woodstock, Boston, etc.).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-30 (1911-1950).

[Pr.]

Zigrosser, Carl ed. Prints; thirteen illustrated essays on the art of the print, selected for the Print Council of America. (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1962).

[QCS.]

Quaderni del conoscitore di stampe (Milan), [ItRH] and [MA-HA].

COMMENTS: Under this title for 1970-1972. Continued by Print Collector/Il Conoscitore di stampe until publication ceased in 1983.

[RD.]

Robert-Dumesnil, A. P. F. Le peintre-graveur français, ou catalogue raisonné des estampes gravées par les peintres et les dessinateurs de l'école française, ouvrage faisant suite au peintre-graveur de M. Bartsch. (Paris: Gabriel Warée, Mme. Huzard, etc., 1835-1871).

COMMENTS: 11 vols. Vol. 11 is by Georges Duplessis. Reprint (11 vols. in 6). Paris: F. de Nobele, 1967.

[Rep. Kw.]

Repertorium für Kunstwissenschaft (Berlin, Leipzig).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-52 (1876-1931).

[Réunion Soc. B. A. dép]

Réunion des sociétés des beaux-arts des départments (Paris).

COMMENTS: 1st session - 38th session (1877-1914).

[Rov.]

Rovinskii, Dmitrii Aleksandrovich. Polnoe sobranie gravjur" uchenikov" Rembrandta i masterov" rabotavshkh" v" ego manere, 478 fototipij ve" retushch sobal" i privel" v" porjadok"/ L'Oeuvre gravé des élèves de Rembrandt et des maîtres qui ont gravé dans son goût, 478 phototypies sans retouches avec un catalogue raisonné. (St. Petersburg: Tipografija i Imperatorskoj Akademii Nauk, 1894).

COMMENTS: Rovinskii provides complete catalogues of the work of Ferdinand Bol, Jan Lievens, and Jan Jorisz van Vliet. Some of the lists which he gives for other artists seem to be confined to prints in which the influence of Rembrandt is predominant.

[Ru.]

Russell, Charles Edward. English mezzotint portraits and their states. (London: Halton and Truscott Smith, Ltd., 1926), [MH-FA].

COMMENTS: 2 vols. 625 copies. The second vol. contains corrections and additions to [Sm.].

[RUA.]

Revue universelle des arts (Paris).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-23 (1855-1866).

[Sch.]

Schiefler, Gustav. Verzeichnis des graphischen Werks neuerer hamburgischer Kunstler bis 1904. (Hamburg: n.p., 1904).

COMMENTS: Not seen. References to the catalogues in this work were taken from [Singer].

[Schreiber, Metallschneidekunst]

Schreiber, Wilhelm Ludwig. Die Meister der Metallschneidekunst nebst einem nach Schulen geordneten Katalogihrer Arbeiten. Series: Studien zur deutschen Kunstgeschichte, 241-241a. (Strasbourg: J. H. Ed. Heitz, 1926).

COMMENTS: Schreiber provides only lists of titles in this work, but supplies a catalogue reference for each print to [Schreiber, Handbuch], where the prints are more extensively described.

[Schw. M.]

Das schwäbische Museum; Zeitschrift für Kultur, Kunst und Geschichte Schwabens (Ulm).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-9 (1925-1933).

[Siltzer]

Siltzer, Frank. The story of British sporting prints. (London: Hutchinson and Co., 1925).

COMMENTS: Reprint. New York: Schribner's, 1930 (not seen). Siltzer lists only prints of sporting subjects. It is not always clear whether the catalogues are intended to be complete.

[Singer]

Singer, Hans W. Handbuch für Kupferstichsammler. (Leipzig: K. W. Hiersemann, 1922).

COMMENTS: Singer provides a bibliography of oeuvre-catalogues of prints, but supplies only the name of the author and the place and date of publication. A few catalogues in his work could not be traced, and are listed in the Print Council Index from Singer's incomplete citations.

[Sm.]

Smith, John Chaloner. British mezzotino portraits, being a descriptive catalogue of these engravings from the introduction of the art to the early part of the present century. (London: Henry Sotheran and Co., 1883-1884), [CSmH].

COMMENTS: 5 vols. Addenda sheets are inserted, unpaginated, at the end of each volume. Annotated copy at [CSmH] with additional information. Corrections and additions to this publication can be found in vol. 2 of [Ru.].

[St.]

Stauffer, David McNeely. American engravers upon copper and steel. (New York: Grolier Club, 1907).

COMMENTS: 2 vols. Vol. 1 contains biographies of engravers; vol. 2 is a catalogue. 3,438 entries (engravings and etchings only, arranged by engraver but continuously numbered). Inches. Inscriptions. States. Described (selected). 353 copies. Reprint in 2 vols. (New York: Burt Franklin, 1964, 1974), not seen. Reprint in 3 vols. (New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Books, 1994), not seen. To save space the Print Council Index provides only page references to the engravers in the catalogue. An index to the artist's after whom the prints were made exists: Gage, Thomas Hovey, An artist's index to Stauffer's "American engravers." (Worcester, MA: American Antiquarian Society, 1921) [MWAAS].

[vdK.]

Kellen, Johan Philip van der. Le peintre-graveur hollandais et flamand, ou catalogue raisonné des estampes gravées par les peintres de l'école hollandaise et flamande; ouvrage faisant suite au peintre-graveur de Bartsch. (Utrecht: Kemink et Fils, 1866-1873).

COMMENTS: Reprint. New York and Hildesheim (Germany), 1977 (not seen).

[Vesme]

Vesme, Alexandre de. Le peintre-graveur italien, ouvrage faisant suite au peintre-graveur de Bartsch. (Milan: Ulrico Hoepli, 1906).

COMMENTS: Author's name also given as Baudi di Vesme, Alessandro. Reprint. (Turin: Bottega & Erasmo, 1971), not seen.

[Vieux P.]

Bulletin de la société archéologique, historique et artistique "Le Vieux papier" pour l'étude de la vie et des moeurs d'autrefois. (Lille).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-26 (1900-1972).

[W.]

Wurzbach, Alfred von.. Niederländisches Künstler-Lexikon, auf Grund archivalischer Forschungen bearbeitet. (Vienna: Halm und Goldmann, 1906-1911).

COMMENTS: 3 vols. Reprinted (Amsterdam: B. M. Israhel, 1968), 3 vols. in 2. The Print Council Index gives only the number of entries. The author lists only titles of prints, but occasionally dimensions are given (paper fold measure) and partial inscriptions are included. Copies with notes by J. C. J. Bierens de Hann (NeRB) and by H. van Hall (NeAR); additional entries and information.

[Weigel]

Weigel, Rudolph. Suppléments au peintre-graveur de Adam Bartsch. (Leipzig: Rudolph Weigel, 1843).

COMMENTS: Reprint. Würzburg: Verlagsdruckerei Würzburg, 1922.

[Wess.]

Wessely, Joseph Eduard. Supplemente zu den Handbüchern der Kupferstichkunde. (Stuttgart: Verlag von Spemann, 1881), [NYPL].

COMMENTS: Wessely's work originally appeared as four [Rep. Kw.] articles: I, deutsche Schule, vol. 4, pp. 120-156; II, neiderländische Schule, vol. 4, pp. 227-268; III, italienische Schule and IV, französische Schule, vol. 5, pp. 42-62. The page numbers cited for Wessley in entries of the Print Council Index refer to the publication in [Rep. Kw.]

[WrJ.]

Jahrbuch der kunsthistorischen Sammlungen des allerhöchsten Kaiserhauses (Vienna).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-36, n.s. 1-32 (1883-1972). After 1918: Jahrbuch der kunsthistorischen Sammlungen in Wien.

[ZbK.]

Zeitschrift für bildende Kunst (Leipzig).

COMMENTS: Vols. 1-65 (n.s. 41) (1866-1932).

[Zerner]

Zerner, Henri. École de Fontainebleau, gravures. (Paris: Arts et Metiers Graphiques, 1969).

COMMENTS: English ed. entitled The School of Fontainebleau, etchings and engravings. (London: Thames and Hudson, 1969). English edition incorporates revisions. Catalogues are not paginated in French edition.