Albrecht Durer: Master Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints from the Albertina

Albrecht Durer: Master Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints from the Albertina

by Andrew Robinson, Klaus Albrecht Schr?der
     
 


A panoply of the finest works by Albrecht Dürer, the master of the Northern European Renaissance, is collected in this magnificent book. This book includes many of Dürer's most renowned masterpieces: his watercolors The Great Piece of Turf, A Blue Roller, and Left Wing of a Blue Roller; his chiaroscuro drawings Praying Hands and An Elderly Man of 93… See more details below

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A panoply of the finest works by Albrecht Dürer, the master of the Northern European Renaissance, is collected in this magnificent book. This book includes many of Dürer's most renowned masterpieces: his watercolors The Great Piece of Turf, A Blue Roller, and Left Wing of a Blue Roller; his chiaroscuro drawings Praying Hands and An Elderly Man of 93 Years; and his precocious silverpoint Self-Portrait at 13--along with numerous other works from the Albertina's collection. Beautifully reproduced, these images convey Dürer's fascination with the world around him and his extraordinary ability to bring that world to life.

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ISBN-13:
9783791352879
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Publication date:
03/25/2013
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
9.80(w) x 12.30(h) x 1.50(d)

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