Artists (Hardcover)

Their Lives and Works

By DK, Ross King (Foreword by)

DK, 9781465463289, 360pp.

Publication Date: September 5, 2017

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover, Spanish (10/2/2018)

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A visual celebration of more than 80 great artists, from the Early Renaissance to the present day.

Exploring the vision and techniques of the greatest painters and sculptors throughout history, Artists tells the fascinating stories behind each masterpiece, including the historical context in which each artist worked, their influences, creative development, friendships, loves, and rivalries. From Donatello to Dali and Giotto to Giacometti, Artists showcases key examples of work by each artist as well as images of them at work in their studios.

A perfect gift purchase for those with an interest in art, art history, or biographies, as well as students of the arts.

About the Author

Foreword Writer: Ross King is the author of the bestselling Brunelleschi's Dome and Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling, as well as the novels Ex-Libris and Domino. He lives in England, near Oxford.