1000 Drawings of Genius by Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl

By Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl

Lengthy regarded as the missed stepchild of portray, the paintings of drawing has lately started to take pleasure in a spot within the solar. With significant museums world wide, from the Met to the Uffizi, mounting exhibitions desirous about the artwork of draughtsmanship, drawing is receiving extra severe and educational consciousness than ever prior to. This fascinating textual content provides readers a sweeping research of the background of drawing, from Renaissance greats like Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo, to Modernist masters like M.C. Escher, Pablo Picasso, and everybody in between.

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Antonio del Pollaiuolo, c. 1432-1498, Italian, Eve, c. 1475. 6 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. 75. Andrea del Verrocchio, 1435-1488, Italian, Head of an Angel, c. 1470. 1 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. 75 43 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 3/13/2014 9:46 AM Page 44 B_The Book Drawings_15th_4C_30 Oct 2013_Layout 1 3/20/2014 3:18 PM Page 44 76 77 78 76. Domenico Ghirlandaio (Domenico Bigordi), 1448/1449-1494, Italian, Head of a Woman, date unknown.

1395-1455), Italian, The Crucifixion, c. 1450. 3 cm. Fogg Museum, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge (Massachusetts). Early Renaissance. 57. School of Fra Angelico (c. 1395-1455), Italian, The Lamentation, c. 1450. 3 cm. Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam. Early Renaissance. 35 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 3/12/2014 1:39 PM Page 36 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:04 PM Page 36 59 59. Paolo Uccello (Paolo di Dono), 1397-1475, Italian, Four Sitting Figures, date unknown.

35 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 3/12/2014 1:39 PM Page 36 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:04 PM Page 36 59 59. Paolo Uccello (Paolo di Dono), 1397-1475, Italian, Four Sitting Figures, date unknown. 9 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. 58 58. Filippo Lippi, 1406-1469, Italian, Seated Monk, c. 1450-1460. 6 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. FILIPPO LIPPI (Florence, 1406 - Spoleto, 1469) A Carmelite monk, he lived in a monastery in Florence at the same time as Masolino and Masaccio were painting frescos in Florence.

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