Great Artists ExplainedBook - 2007
The lives of 50 painters explored through their work. This book explores the creative genius of 50 famous painters, using striking reproductions of their key works along with other images and influences that inspired them. The stylistic trademarks, favoured subjects and techniques of each artist are highlighted in their paintings, while the authoritative text provides fascinating biographical and historical details. Arranged chronologically, Great Artists Explained also looks at how the artistic development of individual artists led to the creation of distinct schools and movements. The book's large, annotated reproductions allow the reader to explore the intriguing detail of every work, while at the same time discovering the features that distinguish each artist's work.
Publisher: London, Eng. : DK Pub., 2007
Edition: Rev. ed
Branch Call Number: 759 CUM
Characteristics: 112 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm