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Artists

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Published: 05 Sep 2017

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A visual celebration of more than 80 great artists, from the Early Renaissance to the present day.

Exploring the vision and techniques of the greatest painters and sculptors throughout history, Artists tells the fascinating stories behind each masterpiece, including the historical context in which each artist worked, their influences, creative development, friendships, loves, and rivalries. From Donatello to Dali and Giotto to Giacometti, Artists showcases key examples of work by each artist as well as images of them at work in their studios.

A perfect gift purchase for those with an interest in art, art history, or biographies, as well as students of the arts.

Author Info:

Foreword Writer: Ross King is the author of the bestselling Brunelleschi's Dome and Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling, as well as the novels Ex-Libris and Domino. He lives in England, near Oxford.

ISBN: 9781465463289 Pages: 360
Size: 250.825 x 301.625 mm

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A visual celebration of more than 80 great artists, from the Early Renaissance to the present day.

Exploring the vision and techniques of the greatest painters and sculptors throughout history, Artists tells the fascinating stories behind each masterpiece, including the historical context in which each artist worked, their influences, creative development, friendships, loves, and rivalries. From Donatello to Dali and Giotto to Giacometti, Artists showcases key examples of work by each artist as well as images of them at work in their studios.

A perfect gift purchase for those with an interest in art, art history, or biographies, as well as students of the arts.

Author Info:

Foreword Writer: Ross King is the author of the bestselling Brunelleschi's Dome and Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling, as well as the novels Ex-Libris and Domino. He lives in England, near Oxford.

ISBN: 9781465463289 Pages: 360
Size: 250.825 x 301.625 mm

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