- Uncategorized

World-Famous Paintings

World Famous Paintings Kessinger Publishing is the place to find hundreds of thousands of rare and hard to find books with something of interest for everyone

  • Title: World-Famous Paintings
  • Author: Rockwell Kent
  • ISBN: 9780548453780
  • Page: 261
  • Format: Paperback
  • Kessinger Publishing is the place to find hundreds of thousands of rare and hard to find books with something of interest for everyone

    • [PDF] Download ☆ World-Famous Paintings | by ✓ Rockwell Kent
      261 Rockwell Kent
    • thumbnail Title: [PDF] Download ☆ World-Famous Paintings | by ✓ Rockwell Kent
      Posted by:Rockwell Kent
      Published :2019-05-11T10:30:28+00:00

    1 thought on “World-Famous Paintings

    1. A great overview of famous paintings. Someone like me who doesn't know a whole lot about art would benefit from perusing this survey. I found the commentaries odd though. The editors were pretty obvious about their opinions, despite explaining in the introduction that Art should be left to the viewer to decide its importance. Also, this book was published in 1939 and the editors reference Freud on multiple occasions since he was an"it" guy of the time. Apparently he would have had a lot to say a [...]

    2. This book is full of great paintings; a wonderful volume to enjoy on a snowy day. Rockwell as an art criticI just can't agree with him on a lot of things. I also have to question him for inaccuracies; when he is bitching about "Monna Pomona", he goes off on a rant about the personal life of Dante Gabriel Rossetti and his relationship with Eleanor Siddal. Okay, close, she was Elizabeth Eleanor Siddal, known as Lizzie, but shouldn't an art critic keep this stuff straight, especially when the woman [...]

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *