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  • Titianby Tom Nichols

    Reaktion Books 2013; US$ 79.00

     Titian is best known for paintings that embodied the tradition of the Venetian Renaissance—but how Venetian was the artist himself? In this comprehensive new study, Tom Nichols probes the tensions between the individualism of Titian’s work and the conservative cultural and political mores of the city, revealing his art to be original... more...

  • Piero della Francescaby James R. Banker

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 38.99

    Largely neglected for the four centuries after his death, the fifteenth century Italian artist Piero della Francesca is now seen to embody the fullest expression of the Renaissance perspective painter, raising him to an artistic stature comparable with that of Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo. But who was Piero, and how did he become the person and... more...

  • Van Goghby Jp. A. Calosse; Miklós Bárdos

    Parkstone International 2013; US$ 3.50

    Az e-könyv a Kossuth Kiadó által nyomtatásban megjelentetett nagysiker? Világhíres fest?k cím? sorozat azonos cím? kötetének szöveganyagát tartalmazza, az illusztrációk nélkül. Vincent Van Gogh a holland születés? autodidakta fest?zseni a posztimpresszionista festészet egyik legkiemelked?bb alakja volt. Bár életében szinte egyetlen képet sem sikerült... more...

  • French Paintingby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    The influence of works by French artists extends itself across all artistic styles, and many French works have gained world fame as classics. This book gives an overview of the French milestones in still lifes, portraits, and landscapes, and includes artists like Poussin, Clouet, Moreau, Millet, Courbet, Signac, and Rouault. The convenient format makes... more...

  • Albrecht Altdorfer and the Origins of Landscapeby Christopher S. Wood

    Reaktion Books 2013; US$ 29.95

    In the early sixteenth century, Albrecht Altdorfer promoted landscape from its traditional role as background to its new place as the focal point of a picture. His paintings, drawings, and etchings appeared almost without warning and mysteriously disappeared from view just as suddenly. In Albrecht Altdorfer and the Origins of Landscape , Christopher... more...

  • The Lost Michelangelosby Antonio Forcellino

    Wiley 2014; US$ 22.95

    Translated by Lucinda Byatt This book tells the remarkable story of a rare discovery: the uncovering of two lost paintings by the great Renaissance artist Michelangelo. Like many stories of artistic loss, this one begins in a library in Italy, where Antonio Forcellino - a distinguished Michelangelo scholar and restorer - stumbled across some unpublished... more...

  • Nicholas and Helena Roerichby Ruth Abrams Drayer

    Quest Books 2014; US$ 23.95

    In her latest title, Ruth Drayer provides a factual account of the two Russian visionaries who believed beauty could solve the world's problems and unify humanity. Partners in all things, charismatic Nicholas (1874-1947) was an internationally acclaimed artist (responsible for over 7,000 paintings), author, daring explorer, conservationist, archeologist,... more...

  • Mysterium Magnumby Regina Stefaniak

    BRILL 2008; US$ 144.00

    Drawing on the fifteenth century theology of Saint Joseph, classical visual sources, Ficino's commentary on the Phaedrus and Symposium, and Dante's rime petrose, this book interprets Michelangelo's "Tondo Doni" as a model of "Ephesians'" 'great sacrament' of marriage for the new Florentine republic. more...

  • Chewing Gum in Holy Water: A Childhood in the Heart of Italyby Mario Valentini

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 3.99

    A warm, tender, and richly nostalgic look at growing up in a remote village in a postwar Italy on the brink of modernity. more...

  • The Visible Worldby Thijs Weststeijn

    Amsterdam University Press 2008; US$ 65.00

    Provides an ambitious overview of Dutch artists' ideas on painting more...