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Goya, a pictorial biography

Vyvyan Beresford Holland

Goya, a pictorial biography

by Vyvyan Beresford Holland

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goya, Francisco de, -- 1746-1828.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Vyvyan Holland.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144p., (4) leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20882440M

    I'm still to read a non-fiction biography of Goya so I'm not sure how "accurate" Feuchtwan This book is really quite brilliant but then again, I am yet to find a Feuchtwanger book I don't like. In this one, he narrates the life of the Spanish painter Goya, and he really brings Goya (whose paintings and drawings just fascinate me!) to life/5(40). "IMPORTANT NOT ONLY AS AN ARTIST, BUT ALSO AS A MAN": MONUMENTAL ANALYTICAL STUDY OF GOYA'S PAINTINGS IN FOUR QUARTO VOLUMES, WITH PLATES, MANY IN COLOR. GUDIOL, Jose. Goya. Biography, Analytical Study and Catalogue of His Paintings. Translated from Spanish by Kenneth Lyons. New York: Tudor, (). Four volumes.

    "[Goya] is right up there with his magna opera–The Shock of the New () and American Visions ()–and confirms his stature as the most invigorating writer on art currently at work. A valuable resource for students of Goya–and a must for fans of Robert . Tito book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Tito book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Start your review of Tito: A Pictorial Biography. Write a review. Stefan rated it it was ok review of another edition/5(3).

      Hughes's book is both biography and art history, commentary on Goya's paintings and etchings and drawings, and much more besides. It is full of small things that are good to . The Black Paintings (Spanish: Pinturas negras) is the name given to a group of fourteen paintings by Francisco Goya from the later years of his life, likely between and They portray intense, haunting themes, reflective of both his fear of insanity and his bleak outlook on humanity. In , at the age of 72, Goya moved into a two-story house outside Madrid that was called Quinta del.


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photogravure a pictorial biography book, 8 color plates. Robert Hughes writes in an entertaining manner, not always with a lot of accuracy, but never dull. The Goya book is a plodding project though. The book records Goya's work, piece by piece and wraps a narrative of what Goya was doing at the time of the works around each artwork.

If you have an interest in Goya, it is a rewarding read/5(61). Comment: Title: Goya; A Biography With Drawings, Etchings And Paintings, Publisher: Oxford University Press, Binding: Hardcover, 68 pages.

Pictorial paper jacket over red cloth. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages remain bright and clear throughout. Crushed spine, moderate edge wear to : Elizabeth RIPLEY. This book by Evan Connell, author of "Son of the Morning Star", is not your typical biography of Goya the artist; rather it is a history of Goya's life and times.

The book covers periods of Goya’s life in Spain and what was going on around Goya during his life time/5(9). Robert Hughes writes in an entertaining manner, not always with a lot of accuracy, but never dull.

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Condition: New. Illustrated by Goya, Francisco (illustrator). First Edition. This is a biography of Goya as much as it is a book of his works.

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Goya created a pendant of the same woman. Goya, a man of the people, found success as a portraitist to the Spanish aristocracy. But, writes Robert Hughes, it was his depictions of war and his pessimistic Black Paintings, reflecting the.

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Goya was a court painter to the Spanish Crown and a chronicler of history. He has been regarded both as the last of the Old Masters and as the first of the moderns. The subversive and subjective element in his art, as well as his bold handling of paint, provided a model for the work of later generations of artists, Francisco José de Goya y /5(15).

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About Goya. Robert Hughes, who has stunned us with comprehensive works on subjects as sweeping and complex as the history of Australia (The Fatal Shore), the modern art movement (The Shock of the New), the nature of American art (American Visions), and the nature of America itself as seen through its art (The Culture of Complaint), now turns his renowned critical eye to one of art history’s.

From literary nonfiction author and novelist Connell (Deus Lo Volt!,etc.), an idiosyncratic consideration of the groundbreaking Spanish s it is the violent lunacy of the world since 9/11, but Goya (–), creator of the Disasters of War etchings and of paintings depicting the brutal Napoleonic occupation of Spain, appears to be an artist for our time.Goya: A Pictorial Biography.

New York,pp.ill. p. 54, dates it about Francisco Javier Sánchez Cantón. Goya. New York, [], pp. 46–47, fig.observes that its attribution to Goya has been doubted, adding that if it is an imitation, "it is a masterly one". José Gudiol. Goya. New York,pp.

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