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Spanish Still Life: From Velazquez to Goya

£10.99

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This book was made to accompany an exhibition of Spanish still-life paintings at the National Gallery and is the first major publication in English on the subject. The book begins by looking at the circumstances that led to the creation of the genre, before going on to a chronological overview of its development. The book looks at the painter-turned-monk Sanchez Cotan, one of the earliest to paint still lifes, as well as Velazquez, before moving on to later artists such as Juan van der Hamen, Valdes Leal, Juan de Arellano and ending with Goya. The authors look at each artists body of work, their relationship with other artists, interpret particular pictures and give biographical information all alongside plates illustrating their work with informative catalogue entries. The book is in very good condition, with only minor signs of wear on the cover. Inside the book has clean pages, strong binding and clear illustrations (both in colour and black and white).

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Author(s):
William B Jordan & Peter Cherry
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28.5 X 24.5
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1857090640
ISBN-13:
9781857090642
Publisher:
National Gallery Publications

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This book was made to accompany an exhibition of Spanish still-life paintings at the National Gallery and is the first major publication in English on the subject. The book begins by looking at the circumstances that led to the creation of the genre, before going on to a chronological overview of its development. The book looks at the painter-turned-monk Sanchez Cotan, one of the earliest to paint still lifes, as well as Velazquez, before moving on to later artists such as Juan van der Hamen, Valdes Leal, Juan de Arellano and ending with Goya. The authors look at each artists body of work, their relationship with other artists, interpret particular pictures and give biographical information all alongside plates illustrating their work with informative catalogue entries. The book is in very good condition, with only minor signs of wear on the cover. Inside the book has clean pages, strong binding and clear illustrations (both in colour and black and white).

Author(s):
William B Jordan & Peter Cherry
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28.5 X 24.5
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1857090640
ISBN-13:
9781857090642
Publisher:
National Gallery Publications

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