A weekend with Velázquez

  • 63 Pages
  • 4.95 MB
  • English
Rizzoli , New York
Velásquez, Diego, 1599-1660 -- Juvenile literature, Velásquez, Diego, 1599-1660, Painters -- Spain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Ar


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The seventeenth-century Spanish artist discusses his life and paintings.

Other titlesVelázquez.
Statementtext by Florian Rodari ; translated by Ann Keay Beneduce.
LC ClassificationsND813.V4 R62 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1729040M
ISBN 100847816478
LC Control Number92033350

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From the A WEEKEND WITH series, a book which takes a child on an imaginary weekend with Velasquez, narrated as if by the artist himself. Illustrateed throughout in full colour with reproductions of Velasquez's paintings. Serie: WEEKEND WITH; Hardcover: 63 páginas; Editor: Rizzoli; Edición: First Edition (15 de marzo de ) Idioma: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Dimensiones del producto: x x cm Peso del envío: pounds; Opiniones de clientes: Sé la primera persona en escribir una opinión.

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Beneduce. by Diego Velazquez (This is explained very well in the book "A Weekend with Velazquez" shown below.) Velazquez made a trip to northern Spain to make preparations for the marriage of Maria Teresa and the king of France.

The artist became ill and died a. Tags: book excerpts, books, Weekend Reading. Add Comment (0) Captain Ahab had Moby-Dick, bookseller John Snare had a lost portrait by Velazquez that he was determined to have legitimized. In both cases the obsession eventually consumed the obsessed.

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We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow more. The pontiff was pleased with the result, but he could not refrain from exclaiming the famous phrase “Troppo Vero” — too real. His lack of good looks must have been significant because he felt sufficiently flattered by the portrait as to hang it in his papal office, despite Velázquez having immortalized him with a surly, suspicious expression.

T his is a book born out of raging grief. Following her artist father's death from an illness that had cruelly affected his sight, the Observer's art critic, Laura Cumming, went to Madrid 4/5. VELAZQUEZ: THE COMPLETE WORKS JOSÉ LÓPEZ-REY & O. DELENDA Book Number: Product format: Hardback Light, colour and penetrating portraits from Spain's Golden Age luminary.

Velázquez in. Books by Florian Rodari. Kosta Alex (Editions Hazan) by Florian Rodari Hardcover, Pages, Weekend With Velazquez by Florian Rodari, Ann Keay Beneduce Hardcover, 63 Pages, Published by Diane Pub Co ISBNISBN:   The obvious genius of Velazquez aside, Wolf's study of the artist, though thorough and well researched, is rather dull.

There were the obligatory biography, some formal analysis, praises, and a note of Velazquez's monumental influence on later artists (Wolf really only mentions the influence, but doesn't dig deeper into the thoughts or dialogs provoked).4/5. The book, published ina year after the author’s death, will be read with pleasure by anyone who has enjoyed Jacobs’s travel writing or who has any interest in Spain and the Spanish.

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His individualistic style of naturalism, a precursor to realism, favored authenticity over Nationality: Spanish. Save on popular hotels near Diego Velazquez Museum, Santiago de Cuba: Browse Expedia's selection of hotels and places to stay closest to Diego Velazquez Museum.

Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. Velazquez was a popular figure in this thriving creative hub, as Laura Cumming explains in The Vanishing Velazquez - A 19 th Century Bookseller's Obsession With A Lost Masterpiece.

She writes, "Velazquez made connections everywhere he went with fellow painters, and he never forgot a friend; the visual proof appears in the course of a lifetime's. Alcazar Archivo Español artist background baroque beauty bodegones brushwork Buen Retiro canvas chiaroscuro clothing colour composition contrast copy Count-Duke of Olivares Court courtesy dated Detail of figure Diego Velazquez drawing ducats Duke effect ELIZABETH OF BOURBON EQUESTRIAN PORTRAIT Español de Arte face Fernando foreground Gaspar.

Diego Velazquez, the most important Spanish painter of the 17th century, universally acknowledged as one of the world’s greatest artists. The naturalistic style in which he was trained provided a language for the expression of his remarkable power of observation in portraying both the living model and still life.

Called the greatest Spanish painter by Pablo Picasso andSalvador Dali, Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez wasborn in in Seville, and as early ashe wasestablished as a painter, producing many genre scenes,notably Old Woman Frying Eggs, and religious subjects,such as Pages: Velazquez set a Saratoga record with six wins in one day on September 3, InVelazquez earned his 3,th win aboard Runningforpresident on July 29 at Saratoga, the same date that Saratoga was holding "John Velazquez Bobblehead Doll Day".

He was the leading rider at the Saratoga meet that year with a record 65 : Novem (age 47), Carolina, Puerto Rico. Portrait of the week Las Meninas, Diego Velázquez () Although this is a painting of tranquillity, family life even, it throbs with the shadowy presence of a power sublime and.Rembrandt-Velázquez.

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