This thorough survey of one of the great periods of western art include such masters as El Greco, Ribera, Zurbaran, Velasquez, Murillo, and others. The book concentrates on the two main artistic centers in Spain during the 17th century, Seville and Madrid. The major figures in their works are studied in depth and the secondary figures in the context of their respective schools. The art and artists are studied in relation to the historical and cultural environment in Spain from the reign Philip II through Charles II. The development of Spanish art in this period is covered chronologically, and the uniqueness of Spanish art and it's relationship to Renaissance and Baroque Italian and Flemish art is explained. Includes bibliography and Index. Nina Ayala Malorey is professor of art history at SUNY and Stonybrook. Her field is 17th century Spanish painting.
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Book Description Westview Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110064301958
Book Description Westview Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0064301958