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Bruegel: Colour Library

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This series acts as an introduction to key artists and movements in art history. Each title contains 48 full-page colour plates, accompanied by extensive notes, and numerous comparative illustrations in colour or black and white, a concise introduction, select bibliography and detailed source information for the images. Monographs on individual artists also feature a brief...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published August 18th 1998 by Phaidon Press (first published January 1st 1971)
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Mar 12, 2010 AC rated it 4 of 5 stars
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On the other hand, the prints are not as clear as they could be - and mostly consist of details. The accompanying commentary is sparse. The introduction is the best part --

This is a much better book than the pedestrian volume in this series on the northern Dutch painters. Though not flawless, there are, in the brief introduction (20 pages), on every page flashes of brilliance... and is worth reading.
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