Author(s): Roger Jones; Nicholas Penny


The definitive account of the life and work of one of the most influential of all artists. "The best book ever written on Raphael."--Brian Sewell, Interiors"A superbly illustrated and comprehensive survey. . . . The reproductions in color and in black and white add their own splendid testimony to Raphael's achievement."--American Library Association Booklist"It would not be possible within the space of a review to do justice to the variety of intelligent and stimulating observations which occur throughout the text, together with well-informed references to relevant background material."--Cecil Gould, Times Literary Supplement"A marked success . . . in the authors' line of inquiry, in their choice of material and in the form of its presentation."--Sylvia Ferino-Pagden, Burlington Magazine"The new and dependable source for knowledge of the artist."--Lawrence Gowing, London Review of Books"Strikes a nice balance between instruction and illustration."--Janet Malcolm, New Yorker"An important contribution. . . It is also an excellent introduction to the career of Raphael for undergraduates. Graduates and faculty will find it a ready reference and a healthy stimulus."--Choice

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780300030617
  • : Yale University Press
  • : Yale University Press
  • : 1.5
  • : August 1983
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Roger Jones; Nicholas Penny
  • : Hardback
  • : good-very good
  • : 240