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Museo del Prado

Works: 2,158 works in 5,797 publications in 4 languages and 51,646 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  History  Biography  Illustrated works  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Interviews 
Roles: Editor, isb, his, Other, 475, Publisher, Owner, sht, Organizer of meeting, Collector, Publishing director, Illustrator, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: N3450, 759.94094641
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Goya and the spirit of enlightenment by Francisco Goya( Book )

21 editions published in 1989 in English and German and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goya : images of women by Francisco Goya( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Francisco Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) created magnificent paintings, tapestry designs, prints, and drawings over the course of his long and productive career. Women frequently appeared as the subjects of Goya's works, from his brilliantly painted cartoons for the Royal Tapestry Factory to his stunning portraits of some of the most powerful women in Madrid. This book is the first to examine the representations of women within Goya's multifaceted art, and in so doing, it sheds new light on the evolution of his artistic creativity as well as the roles assumed by women in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Spain."--Jacket
Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, 1617-1682 : Museo del Prado Madrid, 1982, Royal Academy of Arts London, 1983 by Bartolomé Esteban Murillo( Book )

24 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tintoretto by Tintoretto( Book )

24 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le catalogue, rédigé par les spécialistes du peintre s'adresse tant aux lecteurs avertis, les informant des avancés récentes de la recherche, qu'au plus grand nombre. Il reproduit des radiographies spectaculaires de tableaux de très grands formats que le traitement informatique de l'image permet de rendre compréhensibles à tous. Des essais sur les grands cycles de Tintoret restituent l'ensemble de sa carrière
Goya : truth and fantasy : the small paintings by Francisco Goya( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Surveys the small-scale works painted by Goya throughout his career. It includes all surviving sketches for his tapestry cartoons ... Sketches for his major altarpieces ... The little cabinet pictures of 1793-4 ... The book also discusses and reproduces Goya's tragicomic paintings of witchcraft, the more sombre scenes of violence and resistance ... his celebrated small portraits, and the miniature lowlife scenes he painted"--Cover
Turner and the masters by Tate Britain (Gallery)( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851) is widely regarded as the greatest painter Britain has ever produced. Despite the many books and exhibitions that have been devoted to him, there is one aspect of his extraordinary oeuvre that has never been thoroughly examined. Uniquely in the history of European art, he took on all comers, past and present, that he considered worthy of a challenge, creating his own images in their styles. These works were both acts of homage and a sophisticated form of art criticism, demonstrating his understanding of great art and his ability to equal or better the most celebrated exponents of the landscape tradition. No artist, however revered, was considered beyond challenge. This unique habit is clearly a key to understanding Turner's art, yet the issue is one that has so far never been thoroughly addressed on Turner and on British art of the 18th and 19th centuries. In "Turner and the Masters" leading authorities explore this fascinating aspect of his career, revealing new detail on the debts and rivalries that shaped his work in often unexpected ways. Accompanying a major touring exhibition that brings together works by Turner with masterpieces by Claude, Canaletto, Ruisdael, Van de Velde, Poussin, Rubens and Rembrandt, as well as by Turner's contemporaries including Constable and Bonnington, this book firmly positions Turner in the company of the greatest painters of all time. The contributors include Guillaume Faroult, Sarah Monks, Martin Myrone, Kathleen Nicholson, Philippa Simpson and Ian Warrell."--Jacket
The genius of Renoir : paintings from the Clark by Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute( Book )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a consuming enthusiasm for the paintings of Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), art collector Sterling Clark assembled one of the greatest private collections of Renoir's work during the first half of the 20th century
Late Raphael by Raphael( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Published to accompany a major exhibition at the Museo del Prado, this book focuses on a crucial but hitherto neglected part of Raphael's oeuvre: the work he and his pupils executed in Rome during the seven years from 1513 to the artist's death in 1520. Nearly ninety works--including paintings such as Saint Cecile and Portrait of Baldassere Castiglione, as well as drawings and a tapestry--illustrate the ways in which Raphael employed a range of technical devices, many of which were highly novel and enjoyed considerable influence. Raphael's workshop methods eventually became a model for the great artistic enterprises of the seventeenth century, notably those of Rubens, Bernini, and Pietro da Cortona. Essays by Tom Henry, Paul Joannides, Ana González Mozo, and Bruno Martín survey Raphael's late paintings in chronological order, explore his range of styles, and investigate the role of his workshop in the design and production of his pictures."--Publisher's website
Velázquez : Las Meninas and the late royal portraits by Sabine Haag( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Gemäldegalerie des Kunsthistorischen Museums widmet dem spanischen Maler Diego Velázquez (1599 -1660) zum ersten Mal im deutschsprachigen Raum eine Ausstellung. Neben den zauberhaften Bildnissen der Infanten und Infantinnen der eigenen Sammlung, die zu den Highlights des Museums zählen, werden darüber hinaus Hauptwerke des Meisters aus verschiedenen Genres, Küchenstillleben, religiöse Themen, Mythologien und Historien präsentiert, um das vielfältige Œuvre des Künstlers zu zeigen. Einige von Velázquez wichtigsten Werken, darunter die Rokeby Venus, Apoll in der Schmiede des Vulkan, oder die Anbetung der Könige die ergreifenden Bildnisse der Hofnarren Don Juan de Austria, oder Calabazillas werden zum ersten Mal in Wien zu sehen sein. Kooperationspartner und Hauptleihgeber sind das Museo Nacional del Prado in Madrid, das den Grossteil der Werke des Künstlers beherbergt, sowie die National Gallery in London und das Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Darüber hinaus präsentiert die Ausstellung weitere wichtige Leihgaben aus international bedeutenden Museen. Exhibition: Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Austria (28.10.2014-15.02.2015)
The sale of the century : artistic relations between Spain and Great Britain, 1604-1655( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Bacon by Francis Bacon( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the work of twentieth-century painter Francis Bacon, particularly his depiction of the human figure, with essays and over two hundred full-color plates as well as photographs, imagery from films, and magazine tear sheets
Bosch : the 5th centenary exhibition by Hieronymus Bosch( Book )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Museo del Prado houses the largest known collection of works by Jheronimus Bosch. Among its holdings are 'The Adoration of the Magi' and 'The Garden of Earthly Delights' triptychs, as well as the original of 'The Haywain', making it the "home of Bosch" and the perfect institution to hold a major exhibition marking the quincentenary of the artist's death. This magnificent, richly illustrated book reproduces these masterpieces and other recently cleaned and restored paintings, and reveals hitherto unknown facets of Bosch's art."--Inside flap
The Prado by Museo del Prado( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and German and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the Museum, historical and otherwise, including many of its masterpieces
Paintings of the Prado by Museo del Prado( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The shortlist of great museums of Western art must include the Prado Museum in Madrid. For sheer quality, its painting collections rival those of the Louvre in Paris, the Uffizi in Florence, and the Hermitage in St. Petersburg." "When placed side by side, the works in Paintings of the Prado amount to a glorious, full-color survey of European art from the early fifteenth century to the beginning of the twentieth."--Jacket
The Spanish portrait : from El Greco to Picasso by Spanish portrait from El Greco to Picasso( Book )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Spanish Portrait from El Greco to Picasso is an unprecedented survey of Spanish portrait painting and the development of this genre in Spanish art from the late fifteenth century to the early decades of the twentieth. Drawing on the collections of the Museo del Prado and other major international collections, it is the first book to cover more than 500 years of Spanish art from the viewpoint of the portrait. It features a selection of eighty-seven works and includes all the leading names in this field. This book is the first to present the stylistic evolution of the Spanish portrait, the differing social implications of the genre in Spain, the formulation by the various sitters of the self-image they wished to convey to posterity, and the various representational devices and strategies used by the artists of each period."--Jacket
The young Van Dyck by Anthony Van Dyck( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By the age of twenty-two, Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641) had produced more than 160 paintings, many of them ambitious compositions of remarkable quality. This book presents the work created during the eight years between 1613, when he was just fourteen, to his departure for Italy from Antwerp in October 1621. Were the paintings he created during these years his only legacy, he would still be recognized as one of the greatest artists of the seventeenth century. Van Dyck's precocious talents are brilliantly demonstrated in the many important works reproduced here, among them such strikingly original masterpieces as The Taking of Christ and Saint Jerome in the Desert. Others--Christ's Entry into Jerusalem and The Lamentation, for example--reveal Van Dyck at his most experimental, in search of new ways of increasing the visual impact of his compositions. Van Dyck was also one of the first painters to rise to the challenge of Rubens's omnipresent influence, evident in works such as The Crowning with Thorns."--Publisher's website
Goya : the phantasmal vision by Jacqueline Guillaud( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Focuses on the 'black paintings', which ... [Goya] painted toward the end of his life on the walls of his house ... reproduced on 120 pages of special translucent, textured paper with 70 vivid details ... In addition to the 'black paintings', 80 sanguine drawings from the Prado of the bullfight ... have been meticulously reproduced. Drawings from his other series ... are also well represented ... 240 illustrations, 154 in color"--Cover
Goya drawings from the Prado by Francisco Goya( Book )

4 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Paul Rubens : the Life of Achilles by Friso Lammertse( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso : tradition and avant-garde : 6 June-4 September 2006 by Pablo Picasso( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Goya and the spirit of enlightenment
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English (315)

Spanish (31)

French (14)

German (9)

Goya : images of womenTintorettoTurner and the mastersThe genius of Renoir : paintings from the ClarkThe sale of the century : artistic relations between Spain and Great Britain, 1604-1655Francis BaconPaintings of the PradoThe Spanish portrait : from El Greco to Picasso