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All the paintings of Jan van Eyck.

Author: Jan van Eyck; Valentin Denis
Publisher: New York, Hawthorn Books [1962, ©1961]
Series: Complete library of world art, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Van Eyck was the first to use a resin or oil medium in naturalistic painting to obtain the greater depth and richness of color which such a medium permits. His works show a clear intent to depict his subjects in perspective and he utilizes the depth of oil color to express objectivity and formal perfection of Van Eyck's works, the integrity which characterizes his art is clearly apparent from the reproductions of  Read more...
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Eyck, Jan van, 1390-1440.
All the paintings of Jan van Eyck.
New York, Hawthorn Books [1962, ©1961]
(OCoLC)567488697
Named Person: Jan van Eyck; Jan van Eyck; Jan van Eyck
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan van Eyck; Valentin Denis
OCLC Number: 1327678
Description: 72 pages plates (some color) 19 cm.
Contents: Jan van Eyck, his life and work --
Biographical notes --
Jan van Eyck's paintings --
Lost paintings --
Paintings attributed to Jan van Eyck --
Location of paintings --
Selected criticism --
Bibliographical note --
Reproductions.
Series Title: Complete library of world art, 4.
Responsibility: Text by Valentin Denis. Translated by Paul Colacicchi.

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Van Eyck was the first to use a resin or oil medium in naturalistic painting to obtain the greater depth and richness of color which such a medium permits. His works show a clear intent to depict his subjects in perspective and he utilizes the depth of oil color to express objectivity and formal perfection of Van Eyck's works, the integrity which characterizes his art is clearly apparent from the reproductions of this volume.

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