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Story-lives of master artists.

Author: Anna Curtis Chandler
Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott [1953]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1953 revisionView all editions and formats
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Includes material on Giotto, Filippo Lippi, Leonardo da Vinci, Albrecht Durer, Michelangelo, Raphael, El Greco, Peter Paul Rubens, Frans Hals, Anthony Van Dyck, Diego Velazquez, Rembrandt, Johannes Vermeer, Thomas Gainsborough, Joshua Reynolds, Gilbert Stuart, Jean Baptiste Corot, Jean Francois Millet, James McNeill Whistler, Winslow Homer, and Edwin Austin Abbey.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Curtis Chandler
OCLC Number: 1361024
Notes: Twenty biographies from the author's Story-lives of master artists, first and second series. Cf. dust jacket.
Description: 255 pages illustrations 21 cm
Contents: Giotto: the painter who saw and thought for himself --
Filippo Lippi: a boy of old Florence --
Leonardo da Vinci: the magician painter --
Albrecht Durer: Maximilian's favorite painter --
Michelangelo: of the gigantic picture book --
Raphael: a boy artist of Urbino --
El Greco: painter of Spain --
Peter Paul Rubens: a page who became a painter --
Frans Hals: a jolly Dutchman who painted pictures --
Anthony van Dyck: Court painter to King Charles the First --
Diego Velazquez: at the court of a King who seldom smiled --
Rembrandt: master of light and shadow --
Johannes Vermeer: through sunny dutch windows --
Thomas Gainsborough and Joshua Reynolds: two painters who loved children --
Gilbert Stuart: the painter of our first President --
Jean Baptiste Corot: a painter of springtime --
Jean Francois Millet: who believed in beauty in everyday work --
James McNeill Whistler: an artist who made his mother famous --
Winslow Homer: the song of the sea --
Edwin Austin Abbey: the artist who pictured King Arthur's court.
Responsibility: With 23 reproductions from paintings.

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Includes material on Giotto, Filippo Lippi, Leonardo da Vinci, Albrecht Durer, Michelangelo, Raphael, El Greco, Peter Paul Rubens, Frans Hals, Anthony Van Dyck, Diego Velazquez, Rembrandt, Johannes Vermeer, Thomas Gainsborough, Joshua Reynolds, Gilbert Stuart, Jean Baptiste Corot, Jean Francois Millet, James McNeill Whistler, Winslow Homer, and Edwin Austin Abbey.

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