Publisher: St. Martin's Press (May 2000)
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the most artistic and obtainable sessions of paintings the realm has ever recognized, the Golden Age is dropped at existence in an unheard of sequence of biographies of the artists lively within the Netherlands throughout the 17th-century. Painters within the Dutch Republic really expert in images, family style scenes, still-lives, and landscapes--metaphors of the tiny new country's monstrous delight and wealth. This publication good points biographies on all of the nice masters from Frans Hals to Vermeer to Rembrandt. There are entries on extra that 220 artists. This remarkable booklet attracts jointly biographies of artists who labored in a single of the main intriguing and dramatic political eras in France, while Paris grew to become the inventive capital of Europe. It good points in-depth reviews of such recognized Neo-classical artists as Jacques-Louis David, and Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, the artist so much respected via his fellow countrymen. additionally integrated are artists of the Romantic circulate, like Delacroix and Gericault, in addition to the painters of the Barbizon institution, whose plein-air landscapes expected these of the Impressionists.