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The Old Testament Through 100 Masterpieces of Art

By: Debray, Regis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Merrell: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2273319

ISBN: 1858942616

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Lightly rubbed. 2004 Soft Cover. Over the centuries, artists have sought to match the vividness, grandeur, and humanity of the Old Testament stories, creating a treasury of images for future generations. This collection of one hundred masterpieces draws together some of the most celebrated and resonant of these paintings. From Rembrandt's blending of the divine and the human in Jacob's Blessing to the drama of Tintoretto's Moses Striking the Rock, these wor... View more info

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Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling

By: King, Ross

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Walker & Company: 2003

Seller ID: 1857325

ISBN: 0142003697

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 2003 Trade Paperback. CONTENTS: The Summons; The Conspiracy; The Warrior Pope; Penance; Painting in the Wet; The Design; The Assistants; The House of Buonarroti; The Fountains of the Great Deep; Competition; A Great Quandary; The Flaying of Marsyas; True Colors; He Shall Build the Temple of the Lord; Family Business; Laocoon; The Golden Age; The School of Athens; Forbidden Fruit; The Barbarous Multitudes; Bologna Redux; The World's Game; A New and Wonderf... View more info

Treasures of the Vatican Collections (An Artpress Book)

By: Levy, Alan

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Plume/New American Library: 1983

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1523284

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1983 Large Softcover. 191 pp. Numerous illustrations & color plates. The Vatican Museums in Viale Vaticano in Rome, inside the Vatican City, are among the greatest museums in the world, since they display works from the immense collection built up by the Roman Catholic Church throughout the centuries. Pope Julius II founded the museums in the 16th century. The Sistine Chapel and the Stanze della Segnatura decorated by Raphael are on the visitor route thro... View more info