The Lovers (after the Master of the Housebook or Master of Amsterdam Cabinet), c. 1490. Wenzel von Olmütz (Bohemian). Engraving; 16.9 x 11.30 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 2010.262

My Treasure Hunt

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
Recital Hall

Jane Glaubinger, Curator of Prints, will speak about the museum’s print collection which, although relatively small, is one of the best in the country. There are numerous masterpieces from seven centuries including many rare and even unique impressions. In a ‘behind the scenes’ look at how the collection took shape, Glaubinger will divulge how so many treasures were found and acquired; a fascinating story full of surprises and intrigue.