The Artist's Eye

The Artist's Eye

Pictorial Composition

Book - 1989
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Discusses basic elements of composition, such as lines, planes, arrangements of objects, color, and shading. Provides examples from famous art works, including works of Orazio Gentileschi, Marcoussis, Picasso, Cézanne, Andrea di Bartolo, Masolino, Domenico Veneziano, Raphael, Pontormo, El Greco, Tintoretto, Rubens, Rembrandt, Poussin, De Hooch, Pater, Boucher, VanHamen y Leon, Ruisdael, Gainsborough, William Gilpin, Boilly, Turner, Manet, Degas, Gauguin, Matisse, Derain, and Braque. Also analyzes the pictorial composition in the anonymous painting, Enthroned Madonna and child.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Gallery of Art 1989
Branch Call Number: EDUC KIT 751 NAT #2 1989
Characteristics: 74 slides : col. + 1 sound cassette (41 min.) + 1 script (19 p.)
Alternative Title: Pictorial composition


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