Hardback Simon Schama's power of art.
Publication year: 2006
Publisher: London : BBC,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780563487104 (hbk.) :
Taking eight famous painters and their great masterpieces, this book takes you back to the intense moment in history when these works were conceived and born. In each case the artist is backed into a corner, and given a chance to confound his rivals, enemies and critics.
448 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.) ; 26 cm.