Soft covered book titled LOOKING INTO PAINTINGS by Norbert Lynton, Alistair Smith, Robert Cumming and Diane Collinson, is association with faber & faber and Channel 4 Television Company Limited, 1985, 45 color plates, 107 black & white illustrations, 302 pages.
This book is divided into three parts according to the four main genres. The first part by Professor Lynton is on narrative or history painting; the second by Alistair Smith on portrait painting; and the third by Robert Cumming on landscape and still life painting. Many of the diverse traditions and techniques in painting between the Renaissance and the present day are described and analyzed, and the overall historical context in which artists worked is constantly emphasized. A section on the philosophy of art and aesthetics by Diane Collinson completes the book.
It is in VG+ condition, pages are clean and intact, and the binding is tight.
looking into paintings by norbert lynton rare art book
- Product Code: e987
- Pages: 302
- ISBN: 9780571136698
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