The National Gallery Companion Guide by Erika Langmuir lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop.
National Gallery Publications, 1994, Paperback.
Illustrated by way of: Colour Photographs; Plans;
From the cover: The Companion Guide introduces art lovers to one of the richest and most representative collections of Western European paintings in the world, including famous works by the greatest painters Piero della Francesca, Titian, Rembrandt, Rubens, Velazquez, Ingres, Degas and many others and masterpieces by less familiar artists.
Through her commentaries on 200 of the National Gallerys finest works of art, Erika Langmuir enables the visitor and reader to trace the history of European painting from the thirteenth to the twentieth century, to develop an eye for style, technique, imagery and genre, and to appreciate the talents of individual artists producing paintings for different locations and patrons, in a variety of artistic and cultural contexts
Introduction by: Steil MacGregor
Very Good. Light reading creases to the spine. Previous owners’ inscription to the first blank. Leans slightly.
336 pages. Index. Trade Paperback (9¼” x 6″).
This book will be listed, sooner or later, for £6.50 on my delightful website… (added to my Art History category.) but get 50% off buying from my blog… below…