The Artist and Warrior - Military History through the Eyes of the Masters

By: Rabb, Theodore K

Price: £18.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Navy hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good with a tiny chip missing to the base of the rear of the dustjacket. 228pp. Many colour illustrations.Blending military history and the history of art, this book discusses how artists across history have responded to warfare. The selected works represent landmarks in the history of art and are drawn mainly from the western tradition. The book includes works glorifying war, such as the Column of Trajan and the Battle of Lepanto by Titian to the anti-war depictions created by Brueghel, Goya, Picasso and others.

Title: The Artist and Warrior - Military History through the Eyes of the Masters

Author Name: Rabb, Theodore K

Categories: Art History,

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 2011

ISBN Number: 0300126379

ISBN Number 13: 9780300126372

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006702

Keywords: battle of lepanto, military art,