Landscape and Veduta

Landscape and Veduta : The Representation of Nature in Two Thousand Years of Painting

By (author)  , By (author) 

List price: US$29.95

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

An extraordinary collection of landscapes and vedute, revealing the changes and revolutions in the representation of the world. A journey back in time to discover the artists and masterpieces that have experimented with this fundamental artistic genre: from the ancient Romans to Cimabue; from Leonardo's studies to the Spiral Jetty by Robert Smithson, from Vermeer and Canaletto to the urban landscapes by Mario Sironi and the wild-eyed visions of Anselm Kiefer. A perspective on the history of art through one of the most most celebrated pictorial genres.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 150 x 210 x 22mm | 367.41g
  • SKIRA
  • Milan, Italy
  • English
  • 500 colour illustrations
  • 8857222330
  • 9788857222332

About Valerio Terraroli

Valerio Terraroli teaches History of Modern Art at the University of Verona. Massimo Zanella, graduate in History of Art, is an expert of iconography. He is the curator of an editorial series on contemporary architecture and applied arts. He wrote books and contributions on art history and art criticism.show more