Caravaggio. the Complete Works - Sebastian Schutze (Hardcover)

Complete Works

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Barcode
9783836562867
Department
Books
Released
7 May 2017
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Sebastian Schutze
Sebastian, Dr Schutze
Subtitle
The Complete Works
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Taschen America Llc
Series
Bibliotheca Universalis
Language
English
Number of Pages
524
Dimensions
196 x 140mm (1.19kg)

Summary

Notorious bad boy of Italian painting, Caravaggio is now considered one of the greatest influences in all art history. This neat catalogue raisonné reproduces all of Caravaggio’s paintings as well as a number of dramatic details of his boundary-breaking realism. Five accompanying chapters trace Caravaggio’s artistic daring and his equally...

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General Subject
Art
BISAC Subject 1
Art / Individual Artists / General
BISAC Subject 2
Art / History / General
BISAC Subject 3
Art / European
BISAC Subject 4
Art / Individual Artists / Monographs
BISAC Subject 5
Architecture / History / Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
BIC Classification 1
Renaissance art
BIC Classification 2
Individual artists, art monographs
Library Subject 1
Painting, Italian - Catalogues raisonnaes - 16th century
Library Subject 2
Painting, Italian - Catalogues raisonnaes - 17th century
Dewey Classification
709

Author Bio

Sebastian Schutze was a longtime research fellow at the Bibliotheca Hertziana (Max Planck Institute for Art History) in Rome. He is a member of the academic board of the Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici in Naples, and a member of the Osterreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften. From 2003 to 2009 he held the Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art at Queen's University in Kingston. In 2009 he was appointed professor of early modern art history at Vienna University.

Review Quotes

"This book is an artwork unto itself-perfect for Italian Renaissance aficionados."