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How to read a painting : lessons from the old masters

Author: Patrick de Rynck
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 2004.
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This book decodes the imagery of more than 150 of the most influential and admired artworks of all time.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
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Rynck, Patrick de, 1963-
How to read a painting.
New York : H.N. Abrams, 2004
(OCoLC)646133170
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick de Rynck
ISBN: 0810955768 9780810955769
OCLC Number: 55019218
Description: 383 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: List of contents without page numbers- page numbers not final --
Date --
Painter --
Title --
Museum / Collection --
c. 1305 --
Giotto --
Lamentation --
Arena Chapel, Padua --
c. 1310 --
Giotto --
Ognissanti Madonna --
c. 1310 --
Duccio di Buoninsegna --
Virgin and Child with Burgomaster Meyer's Family --
c. 1320 --
Giotto --
Epiphany --
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York --
1333- --
Simone Martini/Lippo Memmi --
Annunciation --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1340 --
Simone Martini --
The Archangel Gabriel, the Virgin, the Coup de Lance, Descent from the Cross --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
c. 1395 --
Anonymous --
Wilton Diptych --
National Gallery, London --
1423- --
Gentile da Fabriano --
Adoration of the Magi --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1425 --
Masaccio --
The Trinity --
Santa Maria Novella, Florence --
c. 1427 --
Masaccio --
Expulsion from Paradise --
Santa Maria del Carmine, Florence --
1432- --
Jan van Eyck --
The Ghent Altarpiece --
Sint-Baafskathedraal --
1434- --
Jan van Eyck --
Giovanni Arnolfini and his Wife --
National Gallery, London --
c. 1434 --
Fra Angelico --
Annunciation --
Museo Curico, Cortona --
c. 1435 --
Fra Angelico --
Descent from the Cross --
Museo di San Marco, Florence --
c. 1435 --
Jan van Eyck --
St. Jerome in his Study --
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit --
1435-1440 --
Rogier van der Weyden --
Descent from the Cross --
Museo del Prado, Madrid --
1440-1445 --
Rogier van der Weyden --
Altarpiece of the Seven Sacraments --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
1436- --
Jan van Eyck --
The Virgin and Child with Canon van der Paele and Saints --
Groeningemuseum, Bruges --
1440- --
Stefan Lochner --
Virgin in the Rose Garden --
Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne --
1444- --
Konrad Witz --
The Miraculous Draught of Fishes --
Musée d'Art et d'Histoire --
1445- --
Piero della Francesca --
Baptism of Christ --
National Gallery, London --
1445-1446 --
Petrus Christus --
Nativity --
National Gallery, Washington DC --
c. 1449 --
Petrus Christus --
St. Eligius --
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York --
c. 1450 --
Jean Fouquet --
Madonna with Angels --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
Piero della Francesca --
Dream of Constantine --
San Francesco, Arezzo --
c. 1460 --
Andrea Mantegna --
St. Sebastian --
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna --
Antonello da Messina --
St. Jerome --
1464-1468 --
Dirk Bouts --
The Last Supper --
Saint Pieters, Leuven --
1471-1473 --
Dirk Bouts --
The Justice of Emperor Otto III: Beheading --
Royal Museums of Fine Arts, Brussels --
c. 1475 --
Antonio/Piero del Pollaiuolo --
Martyrdom of St. Sebastian --
National Gallery, London --
c. 1476 --
Hugo van der Goes --
Portinari Triptych --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1478 --
Sandro Botticelli --
Spring --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1480 --
Hugo van der Goes --
Death of the Virgin --
Groeningemuseum, Bruges --
c. 1485 --
Sandro Botticelli --
Birth of Venus --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1480 --
Filippino Lippi --
Tobias and the Angel --
National Gallery, Washington DC --
1487- --
Hans Memling --
Diptych of Maarten van Nieuwenhove --
Memlingmuseum, Bruges --
c. 1489 --
Geertgen tot Sint Jans --
Adoration of the Virgin --
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam --
c. 1490 --
Hans Memling --
Musician Angels --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
1491- --
Domenico Ghirlandaio --
Birth of the Virgin --
Santa Maria Novella, Florence --
1495-1501 --
Jheronimus Bosch --
Temptation of St. Anthony --
Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, Lisbon --
c. 1500 --
Sandro Botticelli --
Adoration --
Museum of Arts Raleigh, North Carolina --
c. 1500 --
Jheronimus Bosch --
Garden of Earthly Delights --
Museo del Prado, Madrid --
after 1500 --
Jheronimus Bosch --
Carrying of the Cross --
Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Ghent --
c. 1502 --
Leonardo da Vinci --
Mona Lisa --
Louvre, Paris --
1502-1508 --
Gerard David --
Baptism of Christ --
Groeningemuseum, Bruges --
1504- --
Lucas Cranach the Elder --
Rest on the Flight into Egypt --
Gemäldegalere Staatliche Museen, Berlin --
1505- --
Giovanni Bellini --
Madonna with Saints (Sacra Conversazione) --
S. Zaccariakerk, Venice --
c. 1505 --
Giorgione --
The Tempest --
Galleria dell' Accademia, Venice --
1508-1510 --
Leonardo da Vinci --
The Virgina and Child with St. Anne --
Louvre, Paris --
1508-1512 --
Michelangelo Buonarotti --
Fall of Man and Expulsion from Paradise --
Sistine Chapel, Vatican --
1509-1511 --
Quentin Massys --
Lamentation --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
Quentin Massys --
The Money Changer and his Wife --
c. 1510-1515 --
Matthias Grünewald --
Isenheim Altarpiece: Crucifixion --
Musée Unterlinden, Colmar --
c. 1510 --
Rafaël --
Alba Madonna --
National Gallery of Art, Washington --
1512-1514 --
Rafaël --
The Triumph of Galatea --
Palazzo della Farnesina, Rome --
c. 1515 --
Joachim Patinir --
Landscape with the Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah --
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam --
1517- --
Rafaël --
Transfiguration --
Vatican Museums, Rome --
1519-1526 --
Titiaan --
The Virgin and Child with Saints --
Santa Maria dei Frari, Venice --
c. 1520 --
Jan Gossaert --
The Metamorphosis of Hermaphroditus and the Nymph Salmacis --
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam --
c. 1522-1523 --
Titian --
Bacchus and Ariadne --
National Gallery, London --
1523- --
Hans Holbein the Younger --
Erasmus of Rotterdam --
Private collection --
1526- --
Lucas van Leyden --
The Last Judgement --
Stedelijk Museum De Lakenhal, Leiden --
c. 1526 --
Jan van Scorel --
Entry of Christ in Jerusalem --
Centraal Museum, Utrecht --
1526- --
Albrecht Dürer --
The Four Apostles --
Alte Pinakothek, Munich --
1528- --
Albrecht Altdorfer --
The Battle of Alexander at Issus --
Alte Pinakothek, Munich --
1528- --
Hans Holbein the Younger --
The Virgin and Child with Burgomaster Meyer's Family --
Schlossmuseum, Darmstadt --
c. 1530 --
Correggio --
Holy Night --
Gemäldegalerie, Dresden --
c. 1532 --
Correggio --
Jupiter and Io --
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna --
1532- --
Maarten van Heemskerck --
St. Luke Painting the Virgin --
Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem --
1532-1540 --
Parmigianino --
The Madonna with the Long Neck --
Uffizi, Florence --
1533- --
Hans Holbein the Younger --
The Ambassadors --
National Gallery, London --
1538- --
Titian --
Venus of Urbino --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1555-1558 --
Tintoretto --
St. George and the Dragon --
National Gallery, London --
c. 1558 --
Pieter Bruegel --
Fall of Icarus --
Royal Museums of Fine Arts, Brussel --
1559- --
Pieter Bruegel --
Netherlandish Proverbs --
Staatliche Museen, Berlin --
1567- --
Joachim Beuckelaer --
The Eggs Seller --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
1567- --
Pieter Pourbus --
François van der Straten --
Museum Mayer Van den Bergh, Antwerp --
1568 (ca.) --
Pieter Bruegel --
Peasant Wedding --
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna --
1575-1580 --
Tintoretto --
Christ at the Sea of Galilee --
National Gallery of Art, Washington --
c. 1580 --
Paolo Veronese --
Allegory of Virtue and Vice --
The Frick Collection, New York --
1586- --
El Greco --
Funeral of Count Orgaz --
Santo Tomé, Toledo --
c. 1586 --
Bartholomeus Spranger --
Venus and Adonis --
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam --
c. 1597-1604 --
El Greco --
The Resurrection --
Prado, Madrid --
c. 1600 --
Joos de Momper --
River Landscape with Wild Boar Hunt --
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam --
1600-1610 --
Hendrik Avercamp --
Winterscape with Skaters --
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam --
1601- --
Joachim Wtewael --
Mars and Venus Surprised by Vulcan --
Mauritshuis, The Hague --
c. 1601 --
Caravaggio --
Conversion of St. Paul --
Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome --
1601- --
Caravaggio --
Supper at Emmaus --
National Gallery, London --
1602-1603 --
Caravaggio --
Doubting Thomas --
Stiftung Schlösser und Garten, Potsdam --
1608-1614 --
El Greco --
The Opening of the Fifth Seal --
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York --
Adam Elsheimer --
1609- --
Peter Paul Rubens --
Samson and Delilah --
National Gallery, London --
1611- --
Hendrick Goltzius --
Mercury / Minerva --
Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem --
1615- --
Hendrick Goltzius --
Mercury Giving the Eyes of Argus to Juno --
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam --
c. 1615 --
Jan Brueghel / P.P. Rubens --
The Garden of Eden with the Fall of Man --
Mauritshuis, The Hague --
1616- --
Frans Hals --
Banquet of the Officers of the Sint-Jorisdoelen --
Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem --
c. 1618 --
Roelant Savery --
Landscape with Animals --
Royal Museums of Fine Arts, Brussel --
c. 1620 --
Artemisia Gentileschi --
Judith and Holofernes --
Uffizi, Florence --
c. 1622 --
Frans Hals --
Isaac Massa and Beatrijs van der Laen --
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam --
1625- --
Gerard van Honthorst --
The Procuress --
Centraal Museum, Utrecht --
c. 1625 --
Peter Paul Rubens --
Adoration of the Magi --
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp --
1625-1627 --
Adriaen Brouwer --
Fighting Peasants --
Mauritshuis, The Hague --
c. 1625 --
Guido Reni --
Atalanta and Hippomenes --
Prado, Madrid --
1627- --
Pieter Claesz --
Still Life with Turkey Pie --
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam --
1629- --
Antoon van Dyck --
Rinaldo and Armida --
The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore --
1629-1630 --
Peter Paul Rubens --
'Peace and War' --
National Gallery, London --
c. 1630 --
Paulus Moreelse --
Vertumnus and Pomona --
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam --
1631- --
Judith Leyster --
Man Offering Money to a Young Woman --
Mauritshuis, The Hague --
1632- --
Rembrandt van Rijn --
The Rape of Europa --
The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Other Titles: Kunst van het kijken.
Responsibility: Patrick de Rynck.
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