Pedro De Mena: The Spanish Bernini

July 22, 2019|
Pedro De Mena: The Spanish Bernini by Xavier Bray
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• This first monograph of Pedro de Mena shows incredible details and remarkable images of the artist''s hyper-realistic sculptures Pedro de Mena y Medrano (1628-1688) is the most highly regarded master of Spanish Baroque sculpture, on a par with his contemporaries, the great seventeenth-century painters Velázquez, Zurbarán and Murillo. Mena''s contributions to Spanish Baroque sculpture are unsurpassed in both technical skill and expressiveness of his religious subjects. His ability to sculpt the human body was remarkable, and he excelled in creating figures and scenes for contemplation. This first monograph of Pedro de Mena shows incredible details and remarkable images of his hyper-realistic sculptures, full of passion. In addition to text by curator Xavier Bray, Pedro de Mena also features important contributions by José Luis Romeo Torres, curator of the exhibition Pedro de Mena, to be held in Málaga in 2019.
Since 2002, Xavier Bray has been assistant curator of 17th- and 18th-century European paintings at the National Gallery, London. He completed his doctoral dissertation, "Royal Religious Commissions as Political Propaganda in Spain under Charles III," at Trinity College, Dublin, in 1999. Between 1998 and 2000, he was assistant curator a...
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Title:Pedro De Mena: The Spanish Bernini
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:244 pages, 11.4 X 9.28 X 1.3 in
Shipping dimensions:244 pages, 11.4 X 9.28 X 1.3 in
Published:July 22, 2019
Publisher:cannibal Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9789492677914

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