Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane

Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane

Andrew Graham-Dixon

Language: English

Pages: 544

ISBN: 039334343X

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

“This book resees its subject with rare clarity and power as a painter for the 21st century.”―Hilary Spurling, New York Times Book Review

In a bravura performance, Andrew Graham-Dixon explores Caravaggio’s staggering artistic achievements, delving into the original Italian sources to create a masterful profile of the mercurial painter. This New York Times and Washington Post Notable Book of the Year features more than eighty full-color reproductions of the artist’s best paintings. 40 pages of color illustrations; 4 maps











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