'1001 Paintings' is the ultimate guide to all those paintings you have to see before it is too late.
In the style of the phenomenally successful 1001 Series this is a bold, bright and incisive guide to the paintings and artists that have had real impact. This wide-ranging selection by a superb international team of writers and critics contains classics as well as contemporary pieces. This must-have book is the perfect reference for everyone who loves art.
From the cultural revolution of the Italian Renaissance, to the shocking modern works of 20th-century artists, painting has reflected and effected social and cultural shifts throughout history. '1001 Paintings You Must See Before You Die' takes an incisive new look at great paintings from the 13th century to the present day, together with the lives and times of the artists, dealers and patrons.
- Publication Date:
- 10 / 11 / 2006
- 166 x 215 x 59mm