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Bruegel in Detail

Bruegel in Detail (Hardback)

By Sellink, Manfred

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The perfect companion for the Bruegel year of 2019: an introduction to the famous painter through stunning large close-up details in a beautiful coffee table book. Flemish painter Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1525-1569), known for his beautiful landscapes and peasant scenes, is amon...g the most popular artists in the history of Netherlandish painting. Reproducing all of Bruegel's best-known paintings, drawings and prints, this book reveals them as never before, in stunning large close-up details that showcase his mastery. Organized by his major themes - landscapes, daily life, biblical subjects and festive celebrations - it offers astonishing views of popular works of art such as Hunters in the Snow, Peasant Wedding and The Tower of Babel. The printings and drawings section includes his series on Sins and Virtues. Bruegel expert Manfred Sellink reveals how the painter introduced new subject matter into fine art and examines his use of landscape, perhaps the artist's greatest innovation.
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ISBN 9789491819872
Released NZ 1 Dec 2018
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Format Hardback
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Series In Detail
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ISBN-13 9789491819872
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Imprint Ludion
Released 1 Dec 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Sellink, Manfred
Series In Detail
Category Individual Artists
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 253mm
Height: 320mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 2,140g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Individual Artists / Art Monographs
ONIX Text General/trade