MILLON, HA: Circa 1700: Architecture in Europe and the Americas

Book cover. Circa 1700: Architecture in Europe and the AmericasMillon, Henry A. (editor). Circa 1700: Architecture in Europe and the Americas. New Haven and London: National Gallery of Art, Yale University Press, 2005. ISBN: 0300114753. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30548) $36.00

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Black/white and color illustrations. Proceedings from the symposium of the same name, held in September of 2000 at the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts.

Includes essays on baroque architecture in a number of European cities. Architects and architectural ideas, formed mostly in Italy and influenced by the baroque architecture of Rome, especially the late works of Francesco Borromini and Gian Lorenzo Bernini, played a central role. illustrated with drawings and photographs and paintings. Measures 9.25×11.25 inches. 247p.

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SNOW, E: A Study of Vermeer (Revised and Enlarged Edition)

A Study of Vermeer (Revised and Enlarged Edition), book coverSnow, Edward. A Study of Vermeer (Revised and Enlarged Edition). University of California Press, 1994. ISBN: 0520071301. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name stamped on front end page. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30156)

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Over eighty illustrations, fifty-nine in color (including two full-page foldouts), accompany the text so that the details Snow illuminates will be continally in view. discussions of Vermeer’s paintings are conducted in a language of patient observation, and they involve the reader in an experience of deepening relation and ongoing visual discovery. Notes. Index. 217p.
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HALL, E: The Arnolfini Betrothal: Medieval Marriage and the Enigma of Van Eyck’s Double Portrait

Hall, Edwin. The Arnolfini Betrothal: Medieval Marriage and the Enigma of Van Eyck’s Double Portrait (The Discovery Series). University of California Press, 1994. ISBN: 0520082516. Unmarked text. Piece missing on back of dust jacket. Very Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30009)

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Illustrated throughout, including a section of color plates. This accessible study–firmly grounded in Roman and canon law, theology, literature, and the social history of the period–offers a compelling new interpretation of this wonderful painting. 180p.