Baltic Light: Early Open-Air Painting in Denmark and North Germany

Baltic Light: Early Open-Air Painting in Denmark and North Germany

by Catherine Johnston, Kasper Monrad, Helmut R. Leppien
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300081669

ISBN-13: 9780300081664

Pub. Date: 11/28/1999

Publisher: Yale University Press

Returning from Paris and Rome with the new concept of "plein air" painting, Danish and German artists in the first half of the nineteenth century began to paint out-of-doors at home. This beautiful book focuses on the painters and paintings of this period and on their new sensitivity to the light and atmosphere of the north. The book presents 108 works by 23 artists

Overview

Returning from Paris and Rome with the new concept of "plein air" painting, Danish and German artists in the first half of the nineteenth century began to paint out-of-doors at home. This beautiful book focuses on the painters and paintings of this period and on their new sensitivity to the light and atmosphere of the north. The book presents 108 works by 23 artists, with special attention to Caspar David Friedrich.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300081664
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
11/28/1999
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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