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Creator:
Bowron, Edgar Peters.
Title:
Pompeo Batoni : prince of painters in eighteenth-century Rome / Edgar Peters Bowron and Peter Björn Kerber.
Published/Created:
New Haven : Yale University Press ; 2007.
Houston : Museum of Fine Arts, 2007.
Physical Description:
ix, 230 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
NJ18.B297 B672 2007 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Catalog of an exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Oct. 21, 2007-Jan. 27, 2008 and at the National Gallery, London, Feb. 20-May 18, 2008.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Inventive storytelling: the early subject pictures -- Batoni's British patrons and the grand tour -- Painter of princes and prince of painters -- Restorer of the Roman school: final years and reception -- Drawings, working methods, and studio practices.
Subject Terms:
Batoni, Pompeo, 1708-1787 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Batoni, Pompeo, 1708-1787 -- Exhibitions.
Contributors:
Kerber, Peter Björn.
Batoni, Pompeo, 1708-1787.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
National Gallery (Great Britain)
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