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Inhaltsangabe: The "Companion Guide" introduces art lovers to one of the richest and most representative collections of Western European paintings in the world, including famous works by the greatest painters - Piero della Francesca, Titian, Rembrandt, Rubens, Velazquez, Ingres, Degas and many others - and masterpieces by less familiar artists. Through her commentaries on over 200 of the National Gallery's finest works of art, Erika Langmuir enables the reader to trace the history of European painting from the thirteenth to the twentieth century, to develop an eye for style, technique, imagery and genre, and to appreciate the talents of individual artists producing paintings for different locations and patrons, in a variety of artistic and cultural contexts. The "Companion Guide" has sold over 200,000 copies world wide since it was first published in 1994. This edition of the National Gallery's best-selling publication has a new cover, while new origination of all illustrations ensures high quality reproductions.
Inhaltsangabe: This beautifully illustrated and updated National Gallery Companion Guide introduces art lovers to one of the richest and most representative collections of Western European paintings in the world. Erika Langmuir offers enlightening commentary on more than 200 of the finest works----by painters including Piero della Francesca, Titian, Rembrandt, Rubens, Velazquez, Ingres, and Degas----from the National Gallery's collection, along with masterpieces by less familiar artists. With this book, readers can trace the history of European painting from the thirteenth to the twentieth centuries; develop an eye for style, technique, imagery, and genre; and learn to appreciate the talents of artists in a variety of artistic and cultural contexts. The book takes into account the latest scholarship from the National Gallery and includes discussions of the museum's newest high-profile acquisitions.
Titel: The National Gallery Companion Guide
Verlag: National Gallery Publications Ltd.
Zustand: Very Good
Buchbeschreibung National Gallery Publications, 1997. Paperback. CYBER BLACK JANUARY SALE! PRICE DISPLAYED INCLUDES 25% OFF! Please note that at 1Kg. this book will require additional postage outside of the UK. | Trade Paperback (9¼" x 6"). 344pp. Index. | | Condition: Very Good. Light reading creases to the spine. Previous owners' inscription and ex-libris stamp to the first blank. Text complete, clean and tight. Artikel-Nr. 169528
Buchbeschreibung London, National Gallery Company Ltd-Yale University Press., 2001. Original publisher's sewn paperback, pictorial frontcover, revised edition, large 8vo: 344pp., very richly illustrated, acknowledgements, index. Very fine copy - as new. Artikel-Nr. 144180
Buchbeschreibung London : National Gallery Publ., 1994. 336 S. : zahlr. Ill. 24cm, kart., sehr guter Zustand Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 870. Artikel-Nr. 8019