Looking Over Vermeer’s Shoulder: Seventeenth - Century Dutch Fine Painting Techniques and Studio Practices With Particular Focus On the Work of Johannes Vermeer

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The expanded and fully illustrated second edition of “Looking Over Vermeer's Shoulder" is a comprehensive resource regarding the materials, techniques and pictorial tactics of Johannes Vermeer and his most advanced colleagues. In-depth research reveals the artist’s treatment light, color, composition and perspective as well as how he painted some of the most defining motifs of his interiors. Detailed information brings to life the artist’s studio, how he devised his perfectly balanced scenes, and how he was inspired and made practical use of the camera obscura. Each passage of Vermeer’s multi-step procedure is unraveled allowing the reader to follow how his masterpieces were built up from the preparation of the canvas to the final touches that that bring life to months of scrupulous labor. Combined with his life-long study of Vermeer’s art, and his qualifications as a trained painter, the author creates a three-dimensional view Vermeer’s... More > painting that no traditional art historical study can yield.< Less
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Second Edition
October 17, 2016
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