DK gives a new look to the series that forever changed the nonfiction genre and set the standard for highly informative visual guides. This volume, and those to follow in future seasons, forms part of an indispensable library for the whole family. Focusing on the life and work of Goya, this book uses superb full-color photography to bring the artist's work to life and to explore the conditions and motivations that inspired it.
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18th-century allegory Anton Mengs appears Arrieta artist Asmodea beautiful Bellas Artes black chalk Black Paintings Bordeaux brushwork Bullfighting Cabinet Pictures canvas Caprices Charles III Charles IV commissioned contemporary Court Painter Deaf death decorative depicted Diego Velazquez drawing Duchess of Alba etching and aquatint Ferdinand VII figures Francisco Bayeu French fresco Fuendetodos Goya created Goya painted Goya produced Goya returned Goya's Goya's early grotesque Inquisition Joseph King Charles Leocadia Zorilla LETTER TO ZAPATER liberal light Madrid Manuel Godoy Manuel Osorio Maria Luisa Martin Zapater Martinez Moratin Museo Museum NAKED MAJA oil on panel oil on plaster oil sketch Osuna Painter to King painting's Palace palette Pardo Palace Pillar portrayal Prado Princess of Asturias prints Real Academia reveals Goya's Royal Tapestry Factory Saint Isidore Saragossa satirical Saturn scene SEBASTIAN MARTINEZ SELF-PORTRAIT sinister Spain Spanish surface symbol tapestry cartoon themes Velazquez Vicente Lopez witch witchcraft young