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Velazquez: The Technique of Genius

Velazquez: The Technique of Genius
Author: Jonathan Brown - Carmen Garrido
ISBN 13: 9780300101249
ISBN 10: 300101244
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 2003-09-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 216
List Price: $45.00

In Velázquez: The Technique of Genius, the authors undertake an intensive analysis of exactly how the artist worked. Focusing on 30 works that span his career, the authors offer more than 200 photographs of details of Velázquez's paintings to demonstrate his growth and development as an artist. They also examine the materials -- the pigments, canvases, and binding media -- that he utilized. It's an exciting in-depth exploration of the work of one of the most acclaimed artists of all time.