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Nature's artist : plants and animals by Albrecht Dürer

Author: Victoria Salley; Albrecht Dürer
Publisher: Munich ; New York : Prestel, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Durer's drawings and watercolours show the artist at his most accessible, revealing his techniques and the masterly use of his media. No woodcut engravers, printers or apprentices come between Durer and the viewer. This contributes to the particular fascination of such sheets as The Large Piece of Turf or Hare. The introductory essay, portraying Durer as a passionate observer of his surroundings and an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Albrecht Dürer; Albrecht Dürer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Salley; Albrecht Dürer
ISBN: 3791328670 9783791328676
OCLC Number: 51839578
Description: 95, [1] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Contents: "... For, verily, art is embedded in nature; whoever can draw her out, has her..." 6.
Other Titles: Albrecht Dürer, Kunststück Natur.
Responsibility: with an introductory essay by Victoria Salley.

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"Durer's drawings and watercolours show the artist at his most accessible, revealing his techniques and the masterly use of his media. No woodcut engravers, printers or apprentices come between Durer and the viewer. This contributes to the particular fascination of such sheets as The Large Piece of Turf or Hare. The introductory essay, portraying Durer as a passionate observer of his surroundings and an exceptionally gifted artist, is followed by thirty-five, high-quality reproductions of his most popular drawings and watercolours. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET.

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