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Andrea Mantegna

The Adoration of the Magi

Andrea Mantegna( )
Author: Carr, Dawson W.
Series title:Getty Museum Studies on Art Ser.
ISBN:978-0-89236-287-5
Publication Date:Feb 1998
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $20.00
Book Description:

Mantegna's magnificent painting, in the Getty collection, is based on one of Christianity's most beloved stories. The picture is much more than a Christmas-card image though. Dawson Carr explores Mantegna's life and milieu in fifteenth-century Padua and provides a fascinating closer look at the painting itself, considering Mantegna's innovative treatment of the subject, the relationship of the narrative to the viewer, and problems associated with the conservation of its beautiful, but...
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Book Details
Pages:106
Detailed Subjects: Art / Individual Artists / General
Travel / Museums, Tours, Points Of Interest
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.332 x 9.126 x 0.304 Inches
Book Weight:0.691 Pounds



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