Vermeer

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University of California Press, 1952 - Art - 160 pages
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First published in 1970, the late Lawrence Gowing's classic study has long been treasured for the painterly sensibilities he brought to this greatly loved body of work. Finally the text is available again, with a new Foreword and fresh reproductions of Vermeer's paintings. "A piece of first-rate scholarship and aesthetic understanding".--APOLLO. 8 color and 116 b&w illustrations.
 

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Contents

RELEVANT LITERATURE PUBLISHED SINCE 1970
14
II
75
A Merry Company page
113
The Luteplayer
133
Faust Reversed
149
INDEX
159
Copyright

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Lawrence Gowing (1918-1991), art historian, teacher, and painter, was the author of CÚzanne: The Early Years, and curator of the landmark exhibition mounted in Paris in 1988. His last books were CÚzanne: The Basel Sketchbooks (1988) and Paintings in the Louvre (1994).

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