1001 Paintings You Must See Before You Die Irving, Mark

1001 Paintings You Must See Before You Die

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From ancient Egyptian wallpaintings to contemporary Western canvases, this book is truly comprehensive in scope and beautiful to leaf through. Within its pages you will see displayed 1001 of the most memorable, haunting, powerful, important, controversial and visually arresting paintings that have ever been created. This newly updated and revised edition improves upon previous editions by featuring:- Larger images throughout- Unparalleled readability of text- Clean, elegant titlesEntertaining and informative text written by an international team of artists, curators, art critics and art collectors illuminates both the paintings and the people who painted them. An insightful review accompanies a beautiful reproduction of every painting - an enviable art collection to dip into whenever you please. The paintings are listed by artist and by title, making it easy to find a specific painting or trace the development of one painter's work. 1001 Paintings is a collector's must for the bookshelf.

PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9781844037049
BY (AUTHOR) Irving, Mark, EDITED BY Farthing, Stephen
PUBLISHER : Octopus Publishing Group PUBLICATION DATE : September 01, 2011
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Cassell
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback
DIMENSION : 164 mm x 210 mm
WEIGHT : 1918 g
SERIES : 1001

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
Lifestyle, Hobbies & Leisure
Reference, Information & Interdisciplinary subjects
The Arts
DESCRIPTION : From ancient Egyptian wallpaintings to contemporary Western canvases, this book is truly comprehensive in scope and beautiful to leaf through. Within its pages you will see displayed 1001 of the most memorable, haunting, powerful, important, controversial and visually arresting paintings that have ever been created. This newly updated and revised edition improves upon previous editions by featuring:- Larger images throughout- Unparalleled readability of text- Clean, elegant titlesEntertaining and informative text written by an international team of artists, curators, art critics and art collectors illuminates both the paintings and the people who painted them. An insightful review accompanies a beautiful reproduction of every painting - an enviable art collection to dip into whenever you please. The paintings are listed by artist and by title, making it easy to find a specific painting or trace the development of one painter's work. 1001 Paintings is a collector's must for the bookshelf. PRODUCT DETAILS : ISBN : 9781844037049 BY (AUTHOR) Irving, Mark, EDITED BY Farthing, Stephen PUBLISHER : Octopus Publishing Group PUBLICATION DATE : September 01, 2011 COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Cassell LANGUAGE : English AGE : General PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback DIMENSION : 164 mm x 210 mm WEIGHT : 1918 g SERIES : 1001 PRODUCT CATEGORY : Lifestyle, Hobbies & Leisure Reference, Information & Interdisciplinary subjects The Arts