The Power of Art

The Power of Art

Book - 2006
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"The Power of Art propels us on an eye-opening, breathtaking odyssey, zooming in on eight extraordinary masterpieces, from Caravaggio's David and Goliath to Picasso's Guernica. Jolting us far from the comfort zone of the hushed art gallery, Schama closes in on intense make-or-break turning points in the lives of eight great artists who, under extreme stress, created something unprecedented, altering the course of art forever."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : Ecco, 2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061176104
Branch Call Number: 709 SCH 2006
Characteristics: 448 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm


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