HOCKNEY, DAVID. Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the Lost Techniques of the Old Masters. 296 pp., 402 color and 58 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. London Thames & Hudson, 2001.
Hockney puts forward a controversial theory about how the old masters used lenses, mirrors, and optical devices to create works of startling realism. Includes numerous color plates as corroborating documentation.
Item nr. 94989