RAWLINS, I: [TECHNICAL REPORT ] From the National Gallery Laboratory

Rawlins, Ian; Bragg, William. From the National Gallery Laboratory. National Gallery Laboratory, 1940. Unmarked. Significant age tanning on ages and boards. Loose binding. Acceptable. Hardcover. (#30649) $18.00

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Preface by Sir William Bragg. Introduction and notes by Ian Rawlins.

Printed for the Trustees. Black and white plates showing the paintings and corresponding X-rays (macrophotographs) of works in the National Gallery London collection.

Artists include Raphael’s Madonna, Child and S. John; Gioanni Bellini’s (detail from) Doge Leonardo Loredano; Lucas van Leyden’s (detail from) Portrait of a Man, and more.

ARCAND, K: Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond

Arcand, Kimberly; Watzke, Megan. Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond. Black Dog and Leventhal, 2015. ISBN: 9781631910067. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30211) $16.00

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A visual exploration of the power and behavior of light, across the electromagnetic spectrum, and how it affects life on earth and everything in the Universe.

Beautifully illustrated. 208p. Index. Further readings.

DUNKERTON, J: Giotto to Durer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery.

Giotto to Durer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery book coverDunkerton, Jill; Foister, Susan; Gordon, Dillian; Penny, Nicholas. Giotto to Durer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery. National Gallery London Publications, 1991. ISBN: 0300050828.

Beautifully illustrated with paintings, x-ray images, drawings, etc. 408pp.

Loose binding. Light highlighting on a few pages. Measures 10x11x1 inches. Acceptable. Paperback. (#22739) $26.00

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This superb introduction to Renaissance painting provides a survey of European painting between 1260 and 1510, in both northern and southern Europe.

Discussions include social context, artist workshops, materials and techniques, etc.