Delphi Complete Works of Jan van Eyck (Illustrated) (Delphi Masters of Art)

December 8, 2020
Delphi Complete Works of Jan van Eyck (Illustrated) (Delphi Masters of Art)

Jan van Eyck was a fifteenth century Netherlandish painter ofaltarpieces, single-panel religious figures and commissionedportraits, who perfected the newly developed technique of oilpainting. Panel paintings like the 'Arnolfini Portrait' and 'TheGhent Altarpiece' are celebrated for their unprecedented use ofnaturalism, complex iconography and geometric perspective. Althoughonly 22 paintings are confidently attributed to Van Eyck, hisvirtuosity and pioneering developments would have a lasting impacton the course of Western art. This eBook presents van Eyck'scomplete works in stunning detail, with concise introductions,hundreds of high quality images and the usual Delphi bonusmaterial. (Version 1)The complete paintings of Jan van Eyck – over 350 images, fullyindexed and arranged in chronological orderFeatures concise introductions for all 22 extant paintings,giving valuable contextual informationEnlarged 'Detail' images, allowing you to explore van Eyck'sworks in detail, as featured in traditional art booksHundreds of images in colour – highly recommended for viewing ontablets and smartphones or as a valuable reference tool on moreconventional eReadersEasily locate the artworks you wish to viewSpecial glossary of the artist's paintingsIncludes van Eyck's drawings, disputed works and workshoppaintings – explore the artist's varied worksFeatures three bonus biographies – discover van Eyck's worldPlease visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our rangeof exciting e-Art booksCONTENTS:The PaintingsGhent AltarpiecePortrait of a Man with a Blue ChaperonSaint Francis Receiving the StigmataCrucifixion and Last JudgementPortrait of Cardinal Niccolò AlbergatiLéal SouvenirPortrait of a Man in a Turban (Self Portrait)Arnolfini PortraitAnnunciation (Washington)Annunciation (Madrid)Portrait of Baudouin de LannoyMadonna of Chancellor RolinPortrait of Jan de LeeuwVirgin and Child with Canon van der PaeleDresden TriptychLucca MadonnaPortrait of Giovanni di Nicolao ArnolfiniMadonna in the ChurchPortrait of Margaret van EyckMadonna at the FountainMadonna of Jan VosGlossary of the PaintingsOther ArtworksList of Drawings, Lost, Disputed and Workshop WorksThe BiographiesExtract from 'Life of Antonello Da Messina' (1550) by GiorgioVasariVan Eyck (1905) by J. Cyril M. WealeJan van Eyck (1911) by Joseph Archer CrowePlease visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our rangeof exciting titles or to buy the whole Art series as a SuperSet