Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane
“This book resees its subject with rare clarity and power as a painter for the 21st century.”—Hilary Spurling, New York Times Book ReviewIn a bravura performance, Andrew Graham-Dixon explores Caravaggio’s staggering artistic achievements, delving into the original Italian sources to create a masterful profile of the mercurial painter. This New York Times and Washington Post Notable Book of the Year features more than eighty full-color reproductions of the artist’s best paintings.
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Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and ProfaneUser Review - Nancy J. Mactague - Book Verdict
New publications (e.g., Michael Fried's The Moment of Caravaggio and John T. Spike's Caravaggio) continue to appear in commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the death of Caravaggio. This one takes ... Read full review
Review: Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and ProfaneUser Review - Amanda - Goodreads
Color! Illustrations! The best part of this book (compare the meager black and white insert in Peter Robb's M). Read full review