World-Famous Paintings

By: Kent, Rockwell

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First edition. Boards toned and lightly foxed along edges as usual, jacket edges rubbed with some loss, tape remnants on jacket flaps and endpapers. 1939 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. [iv, 402 pp.] A collection of one hundred color reproductions of famous paintings, all on tipped in glossy paper stock, with brief biographical sketches of the artists and information about each painting. Includes an introduction by Rockwell Kent, who earned fame as a woodcut artist, author, and book illustrator (the edition of Moby Dick bearing his cover design and illustrations is now particularly sought after by collectors). Artists featured include: Botticelli; Leonardo da Vinci; Michelangelo; Titian; Durer; Rubens; Holbein; Rembrandt; Vermeer; Velasquez; Van Gogh; Cezanne; Hogarth; Manet; Rossetti; Whistler; Homer; Sargent; etc.KEYWORDS: FINE ART ARTISTS HISTORY PAINTERS PAINTINGS ROCKWELL KENT

Title: World-Famous Paintings

Author: Kent, Rockwell

Illustrator: Botticelli; Leonardo da Vinci; Michelangelo; Titian; Durer; Rubens; Holbein; Rembrandt; Vermeer; Velasquez; Van Gogh; Cezanne; Hogarth; Manet; Rossetti; Whistler; Homer; Sargent; etc.

Categories: Fine Art & Artists, Art History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wise & Co., Inc.: 1939

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 2207504