This beautiful volume, companion to the earlier, highly regarded Giotto to Dürer, is a guide to the sixteenth-century paintings of London’s National Gallery. It examines the finest works of such artists as Holbein, Raphael, Cranach, Titian, Gossaert, and Bronzino and provides fascinating insights into the individual masterpieces and their makers.
A readable overview of European painting in the sixteenth century, rich with perceptive commentary.” Andrew Butterfield, Art News
This fluently written and beautifully produced book serves both as a period survey and as a reference for sixteenth-century European painting in the collections of the National Gallery.” Jeffrey Fontana, Sixteenth Century Journal
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Susan Foister is Curator of Early Netherlandish, German, and British Paintings at the National Gallery, London. She is coauthor of Holbein’s Ambassadors”; Dürer to Veronese: Sixteenth-Century Painting in the National Gallery; and Giotto to Dürer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery, all available from Yale University Press.
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Book Description National Gallery London, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1857093658