This modestly priced edition offers an ideal introduction to Durer's work, comprising images both sacred and secular. Scenes from the lives of Jesus and the saints and episodes from the Old Testament appear alongside a variety of subjects. The 85 black-and-white illustrations feature brief captions with basic information regarding titles and dates.
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(280mm x 213mm x 5mm)
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Author Biography - Albrecht Durer
Regarded as the greatest of the German Renaissance artists, Albrecht Durer (1471 1528) created a vast body of work that ranges from altar pieces to copper engravings and portraits. Painter, printer, draughtsman, and art theorist, he remains best known for his woodcuts."