Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio ( — ) was one of the most Catherine Puglisi’s highly praised monograph, now available for the first time in. Catherine Puglisi specializes in Early Modern Italian art. Her books include Caravaggio (Phaidon Press, ), and Francesco Albani, a monograph and. Results 1 – 30 of 67 Caravaggio by Catherine Puglisi and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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One person found this helpful. I believe it was a golden hand that happened to create the most psychologically and aesthetically arresting examples of Christian and Catholic artwork.

Caravaggio has long been one of my top favorite artists, having had the good fortune of seeing a number of his works firsthand at several museums here in America and in Europe. Making full use of new research and dramatic recent discoveries, she has produced a precise, clear-headed and comprehensive work of scholarship that also provides a moving biography of the artist and a penetrating analysis of the genius with which he absorbed and transformed the artistic tradition of his time.

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Explore the Home Gift Guide. Lydia rated it really liked it Feb 18, Artemisia Gentileschi by Mary D. Catherine Puglisi’s highly praised monograph, caravxggio available for the first tim Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio – was one of the most innovative painters of his time, and one of the greatest artists of any age.

This has resulted in a renewed appreciation of his work along with a revived curiosity about his life. While it will appeal to the general reader who is interested in a survey of Caravaggio’s work, the appeal for the more expert reader will be in the excellent appendix of attributed and lost works and the series of recently discovered documents on the artist. Read more Read less. The day before I finished reading the book I lit a candle to the artist.

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None of your libraries hold this item. The very immediacy of religious intensity, violence, and palpable sensuality implicates the caravagfio, who is tempted to straddle the line between passive observer and voyeur.

Rescued from neglect, he has become a cultural icon in the late twentieth century, not only for his art but also because of his violent and tragic life.

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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. His composition was boldly unique and extreme, with its shocking viewpoint and perspective, and captures the tragic moment with emotional drama and sheer technical perfection.


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Preview — Caravaggio by Catherine Puglisi. I will try another book for the biographical information. It’s frustrating as a student of the arts to try and copy the tiny details csravaggio of the bindings.

Christian art and symbolism — Italy. The book perhaps sums up the artist best as, “Devoid of the distancing patina of age, his paintings address the modern viewer with uncommon directness.

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