How to read a painting: lessons from the old masters

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H.N. Abrams, Dec 7, 2004 - Art - 383 pages
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An anecdotal reference to the symbolism and themes of more than 150 key works of art shares background information about the theology, mythology, and folklore of the Renaissance era that shaped the works of such masters as Giotto, Botticelli, and Vermeer. 15,000 first printing.

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Its a great book!I didnt know alot of things and meanings of paintings.Highly recommended. Read full review

Contents

Preface
5
Select Bibliography
364
Acknowledgements for Photographs
383
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