Antoine Watteau 1684-1721. Helmut Borsch-Supan.

Antoine Watteau 1684-1721

Hardcover, Koln, Germany: Konemann, 2000. First Edition. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. Color and black and white illustrations. "No other artist made such a mark on 18th-century painting north of the Alps as Antoine Watteau (1684-1721)....He was able to exert artistic influence because, living in a period of upheaval and decline at the end of the era of Louis XIV, he had a presentiment of what was to come: a refinement of the mind and sensory perception, the Enlightenment, and with it new ideas of social justice." Ships same or next business day. Pages 121-140 have a binding defect, the pages have a wrinkle at the tail edge in the margin. Dust jacket has shelf and edge wear heaviest at the head front corner. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 140 pages. [Item #62055]

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