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Alessandro Algardi

£350.00

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First Edition in Two Volumes of the definitive catalogue on the works of Alessandro Algardi. The original brown boards and slipcase are in Fine condition with just faint shelf ware. Inside the books are clean and tight with no marks or annotations. The Dust Jackets are also in Fine condition again with just faint shelf ware. 487pp. plus 225 black and white plates. Alessandro Algardi was the second greatest sculptor of baroque Italy. Always overshadowed by the more dazzling genius of his rival Bernini, Algardi's art, despite its delicacy of carving, lyrical grace and physical beauty, has often been overlooked by critics.These books by Jennifer Montagu, long acknowledged as the leading expert on Algardi, include a complete and fully illustrated catalogue raisonne as well as a biographical and critical text. Please note due to weight these books will attract additional postage. Please contact the seller for details.

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Author(s):
Jennifer Montagu
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
Quarto
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
487
Publisher:
Yale University Press in Association with the J.Paul Getty Trust
Title:
Alessandro Algardi

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First Edition in Two Volumes of the definitive catalogue on the works of Alessandro Algardi. The original brown boards and slipcase are in Fine condition with just faint shelf ware. Inside the books are clean and tight with no marks or annotations. The Dust Jackets are also in Fine condition again with just faint shelf ware. 487pp. plus 225 black and white plates. Alessandro Algardi was the second greatest sculptor of baroque Italy. Always overshadowed by the more dazzling genius of his rival Bernini, Algardi's art, despite its delicacy of carving, lyrical grace and physical beauty, has often been overlooked by critics.These books by Jennifer Montagu, long acknowledged as the leading expert on Algardi, include a complete and fully illustrated catalogue raisonne as well as a biographical and critical text. Please note due to weight these books will attract additional postage. Please contact the seller for details.

Author(s):
Jennifer Montagu
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
Quarto
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
487
Publisher:
Yale University Press in Association with the J.Paul Getty Trust
Title:
Alessandro Algardi

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