Renaissance & Baroque Art
Krapf, Michael [editor]. FRANZ XAVER MESSERSCHMIDT. Text by Krapf and Almut Krapf-Weiler; 230 pp., 61 color and 111 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. Ostfildern-Ruit, Hatje Cantz, 2003.
Messerschmidt's sculptural busts, studies of grimacing, pained and distorted faces, were the flipside of the classical ideal of beauty. This book, the only extensive monograph...
Item nr. 105346
Vezzosi, Alessandro (ed) et al. RAFFAELLO Universale. 400 pages, illustrated with 500 color illustrations. Folio, parchment covered boards, leather-finish spine, raised spine bands, slipcased. Bologna, Scripta Maneant, 2011.
Comes with a litho-serigraph, #'ed 834/1999, and two posters.
Item nr. 147584
KREISEL, HEINRICH and Georg Himmelheber. Deutschen Mobels; Mobel und Vertaefelungen des Deutschen Sprachraums von den Anfaengen bis zum Jugendstil. 3 volumes; volume I: "Von den Anfaengen bis zum Hochbarock", 400 pp.; volume II: "Spaetbarock und Rokoko", 472 pp.; volume III: "Klassizismus, Historismus, Jugendstil", 450 pp.; each volume profusely illustrated with...
Item nr. 11007
FUCIKOVA, ELISA [ed.]. Rudolf II and Prague: The Court and the City. 792 pp., with 223 color and 1,277 b&w illustrations. Large 4to, cloth. New York, Thames and Hudson, 1997.
This massive tome celebrates the city of Prague during the reign of Rudolf II. Rudolf II's patronage of the arts and...
Item nr. 49506
Biesboer, Pieter and matina Brunner-Bulst. PIETER CLAESZ: Meester van het stilleven in de Gouden Eeuw. 144 pages, including 47 color plates. 4to, cloth. Zwolle, Waanders Uitgevers, 2004.
Item nr. 159342
Hallett, Mark. REYNOLDS: Portraiture in Action. 488 pages, including 350 color and 80 b&w plates. 4to, cloth. New Haven, Yale University Press, 2014.
A beautifully illustrated study on Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Georgian England's most celebrated portraitist and the first president of the British Royal Academy of Arts. Mark Hallett has...
Item nr. 155278
Hess, Daniel, and Thomas Eser (editors) et al. The Early DÜRER. 604 pages, including more than 430 illustrations, most in color. 4to, boards. London and New York, Thames & Hudson, in association with Nuremberg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, 2012.
Exhibition in Nuremberg.
Item nr. 146048
Carey, Juliet, et al. Taking Time: CHARDIN's Boy Building a House of Cards and other paintings. 160 pages, including 19 color plates, 94 color and b&w figures. 4to, wraps. Waddesdon, The Rothschild Foundation and Waddesdon Manor, in association with London, Paul Holberton, 2012.
Exhibition at Waddesdon Manor.
Item nr. 145030
Sureda, Joan (editor) with Raquel Gallego. GOYA and Italy. 308 pages, hundreds of color illustrations. 4to, wraps. Mexico City, Turner, 2008.
Exhibition: Fine Arts Museum, Zaragosa
The first book to examine Goya's one-year sojorn in Italy (1770 or 1771) at length. In its pages, historians have collaborated to recreate the climate of...
Item nr. 130512
Habert, Jean and Catherine Loisel Legrand. BASSANO et ses fils dans les musees francais. 120 pp., 8 color plates, numerous b&w figures. 8vo, wraps. Paris, Editions des Musees Nationaux, 1998.
Text in French. Exhibition at the Louvre.
Item nr. 126271
Feghelm, Dagmar. I, GOYA. 160 pp., 170 color illustrations. 4to, cloth in slipcase. Munich, Berlin, London, New York, Prestel Publishing, 2004.
Item nr. 123265
Krempel, Leon (editor) et al.. FRANS POST (1612-1680): Maler des Verlorenen Paradieses/Painter of Paradise Lost/Pintor do paraiso perdido. 168 pp., fully illustrated in color and b&w. Small, oblong 4to, boards. Petersberg, Michael Imhof Verlag, 2006.
Published to accompany an exhibition at the Haus der Kunst, Munich. Text in German, English and...
Item nr. 121196
Milicua, Jose and Maria Margarita Cuyas (editors). CARAVAGGIO y la Pintura realista europea. Text by numerous authors; 444 pp., illustrated throughout in color. Small folio, wraps. Barcelona, Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, 2005.
The Caravaggio and European Realism exhibition, which has travelled to Spain and is documented in this Spanish/English catalogue...
Item nr. 118846
Leeflang, Huigen, Ger Luijten et al. HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) Drawings, Prints and Paintings. 352 pp., over 100 color plates, numerous b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. Zwolle, Waanders, in association with Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Toledo, The Toledo museum of Art, 2003.
Published to accompany a travelling...
Item nr. 108433
Rosenthal, Michael and Martin Myrone (editors). THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH 1727-1788. Contributions by numerous authors; 296 pp., 195 color plates, 59 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2002.
This catalogue accompanies an exhibition that travels from London to Washington and Boston and covers the entirety of his art, from his...
Item nr. 105149
Wheelock Jr., Arthur K. (editor). AELBERT CUYP. Text by numerous authors; 320 pp., 130 color and 95 b&w illustrations. Oblong 4to, cloth. Washington, National Gallery of Art in association with London and New York, Thames and Hudson, 2001.
This exhibition catalogue brings together 45 of Cuyp's best known paintings and 64...
Item nr. 94952
Hamlyn, Robin and Michael Phillips. WILLIAM BLAKE. Introductory essays by Peter Ackroyd and Marilyn Butler; 304 pp., 240 color, and 10 b&w plates. 4to, cloth. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2001.
Accompanies the largest exhibition of Blake's works ever assembled. The show travels from Tate Britain to The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Item nr. 93676