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The Resource How to read a painting : decoding, understanding and enjoying the Old Masters, Patrick de Rynck

How to read a painting : decoding, understanding and enjoying the Old Masters, Patrick de Rynck

Label
How to read a painting : decoding, understanding and enjoying the Old Masters
Title
How to read a painting
Title remainder
decoding, understanding and enjoying the Old Masters
Statement of responsibility
Patrick de Rynck
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Clues to the meaning of many masterpieces of art history lie in a rich system of symbols, visual metaphors and motifs that often elude modern museum-goers. This volume helps to fill these gaps by decoding the imagery of more than 150 of the most influential and admired paintings of all time
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1963-
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Rynck, Patrick de
Dewey number
  • 709'.024
  • 709.024
  • 709'.024
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Dutch
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Painting, Renaissance
  • Painting, Modern
  • Painting, Modern
  • Art criticism
  • Art and Design
Label
How to read a painting : decoding, understanding and enjoying the Old Masters, Patrick de Rynck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 364-367) and index
Control code
9780500512005
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
383 p.
Isbn
9780500512005
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
Label
How to read a painting : decoding, understanding and enjoying the Old Masters, Patrick de Rynck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 364-367) and index
Control code
9780500512005
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
383 p.
Isbn
9780500512005
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.

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