Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Adam Elsheimer [Hardcover]

By Michael Maek-Gerard (Editor)
Our Price $ 35.00  
Retail Value $ 50.00  
You Save $ 15.00  (30%)  
Item Number 273663  
Buy New $35.00
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Adam Elsheimer by Michael Maek-Gerard...

Elsheimer had an influence to a degree out of all proportion to his brief career and small oeuvre. Born in Frankfurt, he soon migrated to Rome, where the new Baroque style was being forged, both by Caravaggio and other Italians and by visiting northerners. Influenced himself by Atdorfer, Tintoretto, and Bassano, Elsheimer in turn became a revered model for both rubens and Rembrandt, all the French and Flemish painters who visited Rome, and native Italians such as Agostino Tasso and Saraceni. He always worked on a small scale, painting meticulously in oil on a copper ground, but importing into his complex compositons sophisticated devices and effects comparable to the greatest commissions of the time.

Accompanying a major exhibition in Frankfurt, Edinburgh, and London, this book incorporates new research and features superb color plates and details of the artist's paintings.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Pages   240
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.75" Width: 9.25" Height: 12"
Weight:   3.9 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Jul 30, 2006
Publisher   Paul Holberton Publishing
ISBN  1903470471  
ISBN13  9781903470473  

Availability  0 units.

More About Michael Maek-Gerard

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Special Features > New & Used Textbooks > Humanities > Art & Music > Studio Art > Painting
2Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Museums & Collections > General
3Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Painting > General
4Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Artists, A-Z > General

Reviews - What do customers think about Adam Elsheimer?

A long-awaited resurrection  Apr 8, 2007
This book is a discovery. A catalogue for an exhibit at the Dulwich Picture Gallery in London, it documents the work of one of the most unjustly unknown masters in art history. Elsheimer influenced most of the big names who came after him in the XVIIth century.

The quality of detail, tone, light and colour is well rendered in these pages. This book is a gem of erudition. Buy it before it gets out of print (books on Elsheimer are as rare as his paintings).And to think that the Louvre does not have a single painting by this artist!

Write your own review about Adam Elsheimer

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Adam Elsheimer

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy