RARE Vintage 1939 ‘WORLD-FAMOUS PAINTINGS’ Book Rockwell Kent
1st Edition Museum Paintings
Plates and Artists History Excellent Vintage Condition
There are 100 works of art by famous painters such as Leonardo de Vinci
including his "Last Supper" which is a vision of it prior to its postwar cleaning,
as well as a view of Velasquez's "Rokeby Venus" prior to when an amateur
cleaned away her flesh color. Also, works by Vermeer, Michelangelo, Titian,
Van Gogh, Whistler, Botticelli and more.
Read the brief biographies of the painters done in a lovely poetic fashion by Kent
and beautiful color plates of master painters' pieces. You will see famous works that
you would expect to find in the Louvre.
Excellent Vintage Condition. Vintage is considered to be from 50 to 100 years old.
Be sure to look at the pictures as there is some wear to spine.
Copyright: First Edition 1939 by Wm. H. Wise & Co. Printed in the USA
Edited by Rockwell Kent
Measurements are: 11 1/2" x 8 1/2" x 2 1/4"
Purchased from a local estate. Please view all the pictures and send an email if you have any
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