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Secret knowledge : rediscovering the lost techniques of the old masters

Author: David Hockney
Publisher: New York : Viking Studio, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents detailed theories on how some of art's most famous masterpieces, including works by da Vinci, Caravaggio, Velázquez, and Van Eyck, were actually created, and discusses the reaction to the author's speculations.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hockney, David.
Secret knowledge.
New York : Viking Studio, 2001
(OCoLC)606634087
Named Person: Leonardo, da Vinci; Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio; Jan van Eyck; Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres; Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hockney
ISBN: 0670030260 9780670030262
OCLC Number: 48196012
Description: 296 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Contents: The visual evidence --
The textual evidence --
Correspondence.
Responsibility: David Hockney.

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Presents detailed theories on how some of art's most famous masterpieces, including works by da Vinci, Caravaggio, Velázquez, and Van Eyck, were actually created, and discusses the reaction to the author's speculations.

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