fb pixcode

ART HISTORY

PUBLISHER
MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

BOOK FORMAT
Hardback, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 352 pgs / 170 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Out of print

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2008 p. 30   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9780878467266 TRADE
List Price: $65.00 CDN $75.00

AVAILABILITY
Not available

TERRITORY
WORLD

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Boston
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, 4/20/08-7/27/08

Durham, NC
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, 8/21/08-11/9/08

THE SPRING 2024 ARTBOOK | D.A.P. CATALOG

Artbook | D.A.P. Catalog Cover Link
Preview our Spring 2024 catalog, featuring more than 500 new books on art, photography, design, architecture, film, music and visual culture.
  

MFA PUBLICATIONS, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

El Greco to Velázquez

Art during the Reign of Philip III

Edited by Ronni Baer, Sarah Schroth. Text by Laura Bass, Antonio Feros, Rosemarie Mulcahy.

Philip III (1578-1621), so often dismissed in favor of Philip II and Philip IV, actually presided over an era of crucial artistic development in Spain. His reign was a time of cultural and political vitality for the Spanish monarchy, as the king and his court, having successfully maintained a peaceful foreign policy in Europe (the “Pax Hispanica”), ushered in a style of grandeur where fabulous gala celebrations, building campaigns, picture collecting, recreation and travel were the order of the day. Accordingly, the art of this period flourished, witnessing the birth of a naturalistic style that was variously reflected in a new attention to detail and spatiality in court portraiture, the thriving of still life, the humanizing of saints and the development of polychrome sculpture. Focusing on the careers of the mature El Greco and the young Velázquez, which bookend this exciting period of resurgent court culture, this volume also investigates the works of lesser-known but highly talented artists who exerted a critical influence on the development of Spanish painting. Essays by several noted scholars provide indispensable perspectives on the historical, literary, cultural and religious context in which these artists lived. The product of 20 years of research and illustrated with a sumptuousness befitting its subject, El Greco to Velázquez is sure to become a standard reference for enthusiasts of Spanish art.
El Greco to Velázquez

STATUS: Out of print | 00/00/00

For assistance locating a copy, please see our list of recommended out of print specialists

OF RELATED INTEREST

El Greco

EL GRECO

Ediciones Polígrafa

ISBN: 9788434309661
USD $34.00
| CAN $45

Pub Date: 7/1/2007
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Velázquez

VELáZQUEZ

Ediciones Polígrafa

ISBN: 9788434311367
USD $34.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 7/1/2007
Out of print | Not available


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ART

Entangled Pasts, 1768–Now

ENTANGLED PASTS, 1768–NOW

Royal Academy of Arts

ISBN: 9781912520992
USD $35.00
| CAN $50

Pub Date: 5/7/2024
Forthcoming


Timeless Splendor

TIMELESS SPLENDOR

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

ISBN: 9780878468959
USD $50.00
| CAN $72 UK £ 44

Pub Date: 5/14/2024
Forthcoming


Caravaggio: The Ecce Homo Unveiled

CARAVAGGIO: THE ECCE HOMO UNVEILED

Marsilio Arte

ISBN: 9791254631515
USD $39.95
| CAN $56.95 UK £ 33.99

Pub Date: 5/28/2024
Forthcoming


Rome: Everlasting Tradition

ROME: EVERLASTING TRADITION

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857249254
USD $50.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 3/5/2024
Active | In stock


Anatomical Waxes

ANATOMICAL WAXES

Fondazione Prada

ISBN: 9788887029840
USD $80.00
| CAN $116

Pub Date: 5/7/2024
Forthcoming


Dutch Art in a Global Age

DUTCH ART IN A GLOBAL AGE

MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

ISBN: 9780878468911
USD $60.00
| CAN $87 UK £ 54

Pub Date: 10/10/2023
Active | In stock


In Venice with Ruskin

IN VENICE WITH RUSKIN

Marsilio Arte

ISBN: 9791254631225
USD $29.95
| CAN $42.95 UK £ 26

Pub Date: 6/4/2024
Forthcoming


Dining with the Sultan: The Fine Art of Feasting

DINING WITH THE SULTAN: THE FINE ART OF FEASTING

DelMonico Books/Los Angeles County Museum of Art

ISBN: 9781636810881
USD $85.00
| CAN $123 UK £ 75

Pub Date: 12/12/2023
Active | In stock


Overshadowed: Leonardo da Vinci and Bernardino Luini

OVERSHADOWED: LEONARDO DA VINCI AND BERNARDINO LUINI

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857248059
USD $35.00
| CAN $49

Pub Date: 4/25/2023
Active | In stock


Guido Reni in Rome: A Guide

GUIDO RENI IN ROME: A GUIDE

Marsilio Arte

ISBN: 9791254630563
USD $19.95
| CAN $26.95 UK £ 17.99

Pub Date: 3/14/2023
Active | In stock


Canova in the Veneto: A Guide

CANOVA IN THE VENETO: A GUIDE

Marsilio Arte

ISBN: 9791254630587
USD $19.95
| CAN $26.95 UK £ 17.99

Pub Date: 3/14/2023
Active | In stock


The Painters of the Sacred Heart

THE PAINTERS OF THE SACRED HEART

Hatje Cantz

ISBN: 9783775753395
USD $62.00
| CAN $86

Pub Date: 10/4/2022
Active | In stock