MASTERS OF PAINTING Their Works / Their Lives / Their Times

By: Kielty, Bernardine

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FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Hardcover without dust jacket. Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine. Lavishly illustrated with 231 photographs, 55 of which are in full-color. Includes extensive Note on Museums and Galleries and Index. Frontispiece is Christ at the Sea of Galilee by Tintoretto. This survey volume covers the artists whose works are landmarks in the history of painting. It is a short illustrated survey of painting, beginning in the fourteenth century with Giotto and ending with Cezanne in the late nineteenth century. It includes descriptive records of the important periods in painting and biographical accounts of the artists themselves, and reproductions of many of their most famous paintings. Some of the artists covered include: Giotto, Cimabue, Duccio, Massaccio, Brunelleschi, Donatello, Fra Angelico, Fra Filippo Lippi, Piero della Francesca, Botticelli, da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, The Bellinis, Caravaggio, Canaletto, Guardi, Memliong, Jan Van Eyck, Hans Memling, The Bruegels, Rubens, Van Dyck, Durer, Holbein, Hals, Vermeer, Rembrandt, El Greco, Goya, Poussin, Watteau, Gainsborough, Reynolds, Blake, Turner, Manet, Monet, Sisley, Pissarro, Degas, Cezanne, Cassett, Toulouse-Lautrec, Renoir, Seurat, Van Gogh, Gauguin, and many more. . The volume is extremely clean, with no ownership marks, some minor scuffing on covers, else fine. NEAR FINE. . Color and B&W photographs. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 192 pp

Title: MASTERS OF PAINTING Their Works / Their Lives / Their Times

Author Name: Kielty, Bernardine

Categories: Art, Antiques & Photography, Illustrated Books, Art History,

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1964

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 3869

Keywords: Art; Art History Painting Masterpieces