His Life and Works in 500 Images : An Illustrated Account of the Artist, His Life and Context, With A Gallery of 300 Paintings and DrawingsBook - 2015
Francisco de Goya was the last Old Master of Spanish art and the first of the great moderns. From royal portraits to bizarre, grotesque illustrations, his legacy demonstrates a tortured genius, generating some of the most compelling art ever produced. This book details how Goya rose to become Court Painter to several kings of Spain, becoming exceptionally wealthy, influential and highly valued. It also contains a gallery of 500 of his paintings, prints, and drawings.
Publisher: Wigston : Lorenz Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2015
Branch Call Number: 759.6 Goya
Characteristics: 256 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm