Hans Holbein: Paintings, Prints and Reception (Studies in the History of Art Series)

4.33 avg rating
( 3 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780300090444: Hans Holbein: Paintings, Prints and Reception (Studies in the History of Art Series)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This study brings together leading scholars from Europe and the United States to consider the art of Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/98-1543) from a variety of perspectives and disciplines. Generously illustrated and based on the most up-to-date research, the book is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Holbein the Younger and his magnificent art. In chapters relating to artistic exchange, the contributors discuss what Holbein knew of French and Italian art and how he utilized this knowledge. Conservation and technical chapters examine the materials and techniques in the painting The Ambassadors and documentary evidence on a series of festival paintings on canvas. Two contributors examine the artist's woodcuts, particularly Dance of Death, in the light of contemporary political and theological issues. In addition, the historical and theoretical circumstances and contexts of Holbein's portraits are investigated, notably their associations with classical antiquity and its revival in humanist thought. The book also considers the impact of the first scholarly monograph on Holbein's reception and how German Romantic literary art criticism of the early nineteenth century shaped an image of his life and art.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

The late Mark Roskill was professor of art history at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. John Oliver Hand is curator of Northern Renaissance painting at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Mark Roskill
Published by Yale University Press, United States (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press, United States, 2001. Hardback. Condition: New. New.. Language: English . Brand New Book. This study brings together leading scholars from Europe and the United States to consider the art of Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/98-1543) from a variety of perspectives and disciplines. Generously illustrated and based on the most up-to-date research, the book is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Holbein the Younger and his magnificent art. In chapters relating to artistic exchange, the contributors discuss what Holbein knew of French and Italian art and how he utilized this knowledge. Conservation and technical chapters examine the materials and techniques in the painting The Ambassadors and documentary evidence on a series of festival paintings on canvas. Two contributors examine the artist s woodcuts, particularly Dance of Death, in the light of contemporary political and theological issues. In addition, the historical and theoretical circumstances and contexts of Holbein s portraits are investigated, notably their associations with classical antiquity and its revival in humanist thought. The book also considers the impact of the first scholarly monograph on Holbein s reception and how German Romantic literary art criticism of the early nineteenth century shaped an image of his life and art. Seller Inventory # AAH9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
42.32
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Mary RoskillJohn Hand
Published by YALE University Press
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description YALE University Press. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 0300090447

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
39.96
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.78
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Mark Roskill
Published by Yale University Press (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Quantity Available: 11
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press, 2001. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # WY-9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
33.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Mark Roskill
Published by Yale University Press, United States (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press, United States, 2001. Hardback. Condition: New. New.. Language: English. Brand new Book. This study brings together leading scholars from Europe and the United States to consider the art of Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/98-1543) from a variety of perspectives and disciplines. Generously illustrated and based on the most up-to-date research, the book is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Holbein the Younger and his magnificent art.In chapters relating to artistic exchange, the contributors discuss what Holbein knew of French and Italian art and how he utilized this knowledge. Conservation and technical chapters examine the materials and techniques in the painting The Ambassadors and documentary evidence on a series of festival paintings on canvas. Two contributors examine the artist's woodcuts, particularly Dance of Death, in the light of contemporary political and theological issues. In addition, the historical and theoretical circumstances and contexts of Holbein's portraits are investigated, notably their associations with classical antiquity and its revival in humanist thought. The book also considers the impact of the first scholarly monograph on Holbein's reception and how German Romantic literary art criticism of the early nineteenth century shaped an image of his life and art. Seller Inventory # AAH9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
43.93
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Mark Roskill
Published by Yale University Press
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 11
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press. Hardback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
37.51
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.94
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Mark Roskill (editor), John Oliver Hand (editor)
Published by Yale University Press 2001-10-09, Washington, D.C. :|Yale University Press (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press 2001-10-09, Washington, D.C. :|Yale University Press, 2001. hardback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
36.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 7.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

John Hand, Mary Roskill, Mark Roskill (Editor), John Oliver Hand (Editor)
Published by NGW-Stud Hist Art (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NGW-Stud Hist Art, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0300090447

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
55.45
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.08
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Mark Roskill
Published by Yale University Press, United States (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press, United States, 2001. Hardback. Condition: New. New.. Language: English. Brand new Book. This study brings together leading scholars from Europe and the United States to consider the art of Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/98-1543) from a variety of perspectives and disciplines. Generously illustrated and based on the most up-to-date research, the book is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Holbein the Younger and his magnificent art.In chapters relating to artistic exchange, the contributors discuss what Holbein knew of French and Italian art and how he utilized this knowledge. Conservation and technical chapters examine the materials and techniques in the painting The Ambassadors and documentary evidence on a series of festival paintings on canvas. Two contributors examine the artist's woodcuts, particularly Dance of Death, in the light of contemporary political and theological issues. In addition, the historical and theoretical circumstances and contexts of Holbein's portraits are investigated, notably their associations with classical antiquity and its revival in humanist thought. The book also considers the impact of the first scholarly monograph on Holbein's reception and how German Romantic literary art criticism of the early nineteenth century shaped an image of his life and art. Seller Inventory # BTE9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
60.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

John Hand; Mary Roskill
Published by NGW-Stud Hist Art (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description NGW-Stud Hist Art, 2001. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0300090447

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
62.71
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.52
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Mark Roskill
Published by Yale University Press (2001)
ISBN 10: 0300090447 ISBN 13: 9780300090444
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Yale University Press, 2001. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # TV9780300090444

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
63.63
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.64
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book