Spike, John. CARAVAGGIO. 272 pp., roughly 150 color, and 20 b&w illustrations. Folio, cloth. With CD-ROM. New York and London, Abbeville Press, 2010.
This definitive study features color reproductions of nearly every extant work by Caravaggio (1571-1610), and includes previously unpublished technical data on each painting. The author, a noted art historian, provides a thorough examination of this controversial artist's life and work and discusses the radical effect of his work on his contemporaries and followers.
2nd revised edition.
Item nr. 95047