Let The Material Talk: Technology Of Late-medieval Cologne Panel Painting by Wallraf-richartz-museum & Fondation CorboudLet The Material Talk: Technology Of Late-medieval Cologne Panel Painting by Wallraf-richartz-museum & Fondation Corboud

Let The Material Talk: Technology Of Late-medieval Cologne Panel Painting

byWallraf-richartz-museum & Fondation Corboud, Cologne And Doerner Institute, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen

Paperback | December 10, 2014

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This important book presents the results of a comprehensive technical study of the painters in Cologne between 1400 and 1450. It represents a major step forward in understanding the materials and techniques of panel painting in the 15th century achieved through dendrochronological evidence and examination of the ground and intermediate layers, pigments etc. In addition to discussions on the results of the analyses, there is a catalogue of 29 fifteenth century panels together with the results of their examinations. Contents: Introduction Art-historical Introduction Wooden Picture Supports Grounds and Intermediate Layers Compositional Lay-in Metal-leaf Applications and Ornamental Techniques Painting Materials, Paint Application and Painting Techniques The Works: Their Forms and Functions Let the Material Talk: Summary from the Point of View of Art Technology Speaking Pictures - Silent Painters: An Art-historical Summary Catalogue Appendix
Title:Let The Material Talk: Technology Of Late-medieval Cologne Panel PaintingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 11.76 × 9.51 × 1.04 inPublished:December 10, 2014Publisher:Archetype BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1909492124

ISBN - 13:9781909492127

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