THE GROWTH OF TWELVE MASTERPIECES
London: Phoenix House, 1947. First Edition. Folio. Very good in like jacket. (Item ID: 12312)
Charts the evolution of 12 great paintings from sketches and studies to finished work: Ugolina da Siena's The Deposition; Bellini's Agony in the Garden; Antonello da Messina's Crucifixion;Titian's Christ and Mary Magdalene; El Greco's Purification of the Temple; Rubens' Landscape - Sunset; Poussin's Bacchanalian Revel Before a Term of Pan; Watteau's Music Party; Constable's Leaping Horse; Ingres' Mme Moitessier Seated and Cezanne's Montagne Ste Victoire. With 61 illustrations in Colour and Monochrome.