A Documentary History of Art
Michelangelo and the Mannerists, the Baroque and the Eighteenth Century v. 2
By (author) Elizabeth Gilmore Holt
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Documentary History of Art by Elizabeth Gilmore Holt
Book DescriptionThe theory and practice of art underwent a number of fascinating changes between the sixteenth and the eighteenth centuries, changes which are clearly revealed in this unique collection of letters, journals, essays, and other writings by the artists and their contemporaries. In the poems of Michelangelo, the Dialogues of Carducho, or the Discourses of Sir Joshua Reynolds, one discovers the stylistic and philosophical concerns of the artist, while the record of Veronese's trial before the Holy Tribunal, the diary of Bernini's journey in France, the letters of Rubens and Poussin or biographical sketches of Rembrandt and Watteau reveal not only the personalities but also the conditions of the times. These basic and illuminating documents, now again available in paperback, provide an unparalleled opportunity for insight into the art and ideas of the periods the author discusses.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780691003443
(216mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish Date: 1-Oct-1982
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Elizabeth Gilmore Holt
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A collection of notebooks, letters, treatises, and contracts dealing with the art of the Middle Ages and Renaissance. It gives the reader an insight into the personalities and conditions of the times.
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