The Story of Art - 16th Edition
Phaidon Press, 1989 - 688 pŕgines
The Story of Art, one of the most famous and popular books on art ever written, has been a world bestseller for over four decades. Attracted by the simplicity and clarity of his writing, readers of all ages and backgrounds have found in Professor Gombrich a true master, and one who combines knowledge and wisdom with a unique gift for communicating his deep love of the subject.
For the first time in many years the book has been completely redesigned. The illustrations, now in color throughout, have all been improved and reoriginated, and include six fold‐outs. The text has been revised and updated where appropriate, and a number of significant new artists have been incorporated. The bibliographies have been expanded and updated, and the maps and charts redrawn.
The Story of Art has always been admired for two key qualities: it is a pleasure to read and a pleasure to handle. In these respects the new edition is true to its much‐loved predecessors: the text runs as smoothly as ever and the improved illustrations are always on the page where the reader needs them. In its new edition, this classic work continues its triumphant progress tirelessly for yet another generation, to remain the title of first choice for any newcomer to art or the connoisseur."
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There is a sense of order and repose in the way Cézanne marked the horizontal
of the viaduct and road in the centre and the verticals of the house in the
foreground, but nowhere do we feel that it is an order which Cézanne has
imposed on ...
352 Paul Cézanne Mme Cézann, 1883–7 Oil on canvas, 6. 24% - 20 in; Phi
Museum of Art wonderful portrait of his wife, figure 352, shows how greatly
Cézanne's concentration on simple, clear-cut forms contributes to the impression
of poise ...
53 *aul Cézanne does not even rest in the middle. The table not only slopes from
left to right, it also looks as if it were tilted forward. Where the Dutch master
excelled in the rendering of soft and fluffy surfaces Cézanne gives us a
patchwork of ...
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