A leading authority on the work of Titian gathers the graphic works by the artist and his circle--lavishly illustrated here in 225 halftones and 25 color plates--and provides a comprehensive account of their relationship to his career as a whole. Harold Wethey begins with an introductory survey of Titian's life and art and goes on to explore the complex questions of authenticity that result from the association of Titian's early work with that of Giorgione and others. Wethey then discusses Titian's graphic oeuvre in separate chapters on portraiture, preparatory studies, nude studies, and landscapes, with one chapter devoted to Titian's preparatory drawing for the famous lost mural The Battle of Spoleto. Following these text chapters is an extensive catalogue raisonne in three parts, which distinguishes the 51 drawings attributed to Titian from those by other identifiable masters and from those by anonymous artists. Also included is a useful chronological list of the artist's graphic work.
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Book Description Princeton University, 1987. Book Condition: Fine. *Price HAS BEEN reduced this weekend for our July ABEBOOKS SALE!* 267 pp., 225 plates, hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # ZB1013453
Book Description Pronceton University press, Princeton, New jersey, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: near fine. First edition. 267pp. of text ; plus 225 halftones and 25 color plates. Catalogue Raisonne. Bookseller Inventory # 9953
Book Description Princeton Univ Pr, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Oversized. Heavy. A couple of small stains on back cover. Edges foxed. Small stain on lower edge of front flap. Two short closed tears on edges of back dust jacket panel. Bookseller Inventory # 206168
Book Description Princeton Univ Pr, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Oversize. Foxed on edges. Very light foxing on first and last page. (w). Bookseller Inventory # 210092
Book Description Princeton Univ Pr, Princeton, NJ, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. HARDBACK. As Shown. Unmarked PAGES And BINDING And DUST JACKET In LIGHTLY USED CONDITION. Approximately 9 1/2" X 12". Large book, 267 pages. followed by 224 plates, both full and half page. Bookseller Inventory # 003646
Book Description Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1987. Hardcover. Brick-colored cloth over boards; Color illus. dj.; xxiii, 267 pp. plus plates; 22 color, 225 bw plates; heavy and will require extra postage. Extensive text. Nice large plates. VG- / Fair (Book has a label and pencil markings inside front cover; DJ has a few small tears and is worn at extremities). Bookseller Inventory # 143102