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Caravaggio taschen basic art series lambert, giles, neret, gilles on. Le caravage, ne michelangelo merisi da caravaggio 15711610, na jamais laisse indifferent. The number of paintings is small, the images are reproduced small. Caravaggio, or more accurately michelangelo merisi da caravaggio. This comprehensive catalogue raisonne reproduces all of caravaggios paintings as well as a number of dramatic details of his boundarybreaking realism. This book presents an accessible introduction to the life and times of the dramatic master, exploring caravaggio s most famous and revolutionary works alongside his equally intense biography. The taschen book on caravaggios complete works features all of the 80 paintings in total attributed to him, including his selfportraits. Parmi ses nombreux ouvrages publies chez taschen, citons dali l. Notorious bad boy of italian painting, caravaggio is now considered one of the greatest influences in all art history. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online.693 1446 1122 159 269 64 412 755 658 580 222 1387 1361 100 1303 157 473 993 681 1047 760 199 582 292 970 356 1331 178