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Title:
El Greco to Murillo : Spanish painting in the Golden Age, 1556-1700
Author:
Mallory, Nina A.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Harper & Row, [1990]

©1990
Physical Description:
316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
1520 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780064355315

9780064301954
Format :
Book

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Central Library ND805 .M35 1990 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Mallory surveys the works of such masters as Ribera, Zurbaran, Velazquez, El Greco, and Murillo. She concentrates on the two main artistic centers in Spain during the 17th century--Seville and Madrid--and studies both major and secondary figures in the context of their respective schools, and in relation to the historical and cultural environment in Spain f rom the reign of Philip II through Charles II. Contains 232 b&w illustrations. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)


Table of Contents

Forewordp. xv
Prefacep. xix
Chapter 1 Spanish Painting in the Second Half of the Sixteenth Centuryp. 1
Chapter 2 El Greco (1541-1614)p. 12
Chapter 3 Early Baroque Painting in Sevillep. 50
Chapter 4 Early Baroque Painting in Castilep. 57
Chapter 5 Jusepe de Ribera (1591-1652)p. 86
Chapter 6 Francisco de ZurbaráN (1598-1664)p. 112
Chapter 7 Alonso Cano (1601-1667)p. 129
Chapter 8 Diego de Silva Y VeláZquez (1599-1660)p. 145
Chapter 9 The School of Madrid, Ip. 187
Chapter 10 Baroque Painting in Sevillep. 221
Chapter 11 The School of Madrid, IIp. 269
Bibliographyp. 295
Indexp. 305

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