David: Art Gallery Series by Antonio PinelliDavid: Art Gallery Series by Antonio Pinelli

David: Art Gallery Series

byAntonio Pinelli

Hardcover | October 1, 2008

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This monographic study of 18th-century French painter Jacques-Louis David provides an introduction to the role he played in reviving historical painting in Europe. Having spent time in prison and as an exile in Brussels, David was a politically active and passionate artist who established a connection between art and politics rare in pre-20th-century art. This overview of his life and work offers a unique perspective on the various phases of his political commitment and the interaction of the ideological, political, and stylistic motivations in his masterpieces.
Antonio Pinelliis a professor of modern art history at the University of Pisa. He is the editor of the quarterlyRicerche di Storia dell’arteand is the author ofLa bella maniera.
Title:David: Art Gallery SeriesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:124 pages, 9.75 × 7 × 0.62 inPublished:October 1, 2008Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:8874391226

ISBN - 13:9788874391226

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