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In search of Spanish painting

R. Scott Stevenson

In search of Spanish painting

by R. Scott Stevenson

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Published by Christopher Johnson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting, Spanish.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. Scott Stevenson ; with drawings by the author and twelve special plates.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination232p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18774704M

    Pablo Picasso’s long life () as a painter, draughtsman and sculptor spanned two World Wars and the Spanish Civil kicked off Cubism and his name will always be synonymous with avant-garde art. The Spanish-born artist is particularly remembered for his angular depiction of five Barcelona prostitutes, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, and his stunning anti-war painting of the Guernica. This is a good place to start your search for your next book. Books for Every Age. Children should start to read early. There's a wide selection of fun and colorful books for toddlers, storybooks for young children and classics including the Berenstain Bears or Disney books for children who are just starting to read independently.

      The most famous artist in early modern Spanish art history, the name behind one of Spain’s national treasures, Las Meninas, and a virtuoso painter of the human form and landscapes alike, Velázquez served as a court painter for Philip IV—a vigorous patron of the arts and supporter of Velázquez—who appears here in Portrait of Philip IV of Spain around the year Picassos War is a semi-biographical book about Picasso as a Spanish exile living and painting in France. The bulk of the book details the Spanish Civil War in , which in many ways was a testing ground for Hitler and Mussolini to flex their muscles on /5.

    Spanish control of the leading centre of North European art, Flanders, from and also of the Kingdom of Naples from , both ending in , had a great influence on Spanish art, and the level of spending attracted artists from other areas, such as El Greco, Rubens and (from a safe distance) Titian in the Spanish Golden Age, as well as great native painters such as Diego Velázquez. Spanish Paintings. Whilst Spanish artists are famous the world over, there are certain paintings which have alone become important iconic images, carrying with them special meanings for the time and scene they depict. The most famous Spanish paintings capture, in their own special way, a moment (be it factual or fictional) for people to learn from in future generations.


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