Giorgione: The Painter of 'poetic Brevity' : Including Catalogue Raisonné

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Random House Incorporated, 1997 - Art - 390 pages
This magisterial volume based on the life and art of Venetian painter Giorgione, examines new sources and scientific analysis to reinterpret his work while presenting essential pieces in beautiful detail. Includes a catalogue raisonne.

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Lovely monograph about my favourite Venetian painter, with beautiful reproductions of his paintings, a number of interesting essays, a full catalogue, and scholarly notes. Read full review

Contents

A POETIC STYLE OF BREVITY
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GIORGIONES BIOGRAPHERS AND CONNOISSEURS
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Authors include David Alan Brown, curator of Italian painting at the National
Gallery of Art; Sylvia Ferino-Pagden, curator of Italian Renaissance painting at the Kunsthistorisches Museum; Jaynie Anderson, head of the School of Fine Arts, University of Melbourne; Deborah Howard, head of the Department of the History of Art, University of Cambridge; Peter Humfrey, professor at the School of Art History, University of St. Andrews; and Mauro Lucco, professor at the Universita degli Studi di Bologna.

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