Pontormo

Elizabeth Cropper, "Pontormo: Portrait of a Halberdier"

Elizabeth Cropper, "Pontormo: Portrait of a Halberdier"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 1997 | ISBN: 0892363665 | English | PDF | 138 pages | 8.85 Mb

Pontormo’s Halberdier has long been controversial. How did scholars come to identify the sitter as Duke Cosimo de’ Medici and why is this open to doubt? Who was Francesco Guardi? What was the siege of Florence, and could Pontormo have made this compelling portrait during that time of deprivation and political tumult? In a fascinating piece of historical detective work, Elizabeth Cropper investigates these questions and uncovers new evidence for interpretation. …

Art by Pontormo  

Posted by Alexpal at Oct. 18, 2007
Art by Pontormo

Art by Pontormo
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Jacopo Carucci (May 24, 1494 — January 2, 1557), usually known as Jacopo da Pontormo, Jacopo Pontormo or simply Pontormo, was an Italian Mannerist painter and portraitist from the Florentine school. He was famous for his use of contorted poses, distorted perspective and peculiar, markedly unnatural colors, which appear to mirror his restless, neurotic temperament.
Элизабетта Маркеретти Летта - Понтормо. Россо Фьорентино

Элизабетта Маркеретти Летта - Понтормо. Россо Фьорентино
ISBN: 5850502262 | 1999 | PDF | 82 pages | Russian | 50,78 Mb