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Pietro Testa, 1612-1650

Pietro Testa

Pietro Testa, 1612-1650

prints and drawings

by Pietro Testa

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Published by Scolar in Aldershot .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Testa, Pietro, -- 1612-1650.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(compiled and introduced by) Elizabeth Cropper ; with essays by Charles Dempsey ... (et al.).
    ContributionsCropper, Elizabeth, 1944-, Dempsey, Charles., Philadelphia Museum of Art., Harvard University. Art Museums., Arthur M. Sackler Museum.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationciv,297p.,1folded leaf :
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17449858M
    ISBN 100859678024

    Pietro Testa, Prints and Drawings November 5, - January 1, Pietro Testa, one of the most remarkable artists in the circle of Nicolas Poussin, was an enigmatic and melancholic painter active in Rome from about until his early death in   Author of Pietro Testa, , Pontormo, The Diplomacy of Art: Artistic Creation and Politics in Seicento Italy, The A.W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, Documentary Culture, The Domenichino affair, Nicolas Poussin, L'Art italien, de la Renaissance à

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Pietro Testa, 1612-1650 by Pietro Testa Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Published on the occasion of an exhibition organised by the Philadelphia Museum of Art in association with the Harvard University Art Museums, and shown at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Nov.

5-Dec. 31 and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Jan. Mar. 19 Pietro Testa, the exquisite draughtsman from Lucca / Elizabeth Cropper --The Greek style and the prehistory of neoclassicism / Charles Dempsey --Cassiano dal Pozzo and Pietro Testa: new documents concerning the Museo cartaceo / Francesco Solinas and Anna Nicol©ø --The marketing of Pietro Testa's "poetic inventions" / Francesca.

Pietro Testa, Prints and Drawings [Cropper, Elizabeth] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pietro Testa, Prints and DrawingsAuthor: Elizabeth Cropper. Biography. Born in Lucca, thus sometimes called il moved to Rome early in life.

One source states he was ejected from the Cortona studio insoon after joining the workshop. Others state Testa trained under Pietro Paolini or under Domenichino, for whom he worked under the patronage of Cassiano dal Pozzo.

He was friends with Nicolas Poussin and Francesco Mola. Pietro Testa, the exquisite draughtsman from Lucca / Elizabeth Cropper -- The Greek style and the prehistory of Pietro Testa / Charles Dempsey -- Cassiano dal Pozzo and Pietro Testa: new documents concerning the Museo cartaceo / Francesco Solinas and Anna Nicolò -- The marketing of Pietro Testa's "poetic inventions" / Francesca Pages: Internet Archive BookReader Pietro Testa, –; Prints and Drawings Internet Archive BookReader Pietro Testa, –; Prints and Drawings.

- Roles: Artist: Nationality: Italian: Born: Lucca, Italy: Died: Rome, Italy: Among the most renowned Italian printmakers and draftsmen of the s, Pietro Testa desired fame as a history painter but never achieved it.

According to his biographer, Testa's "talent inclined him strongly towards philosophy, and made him prefer. Pietro Testa, il Lucchesino (Lucca Rome) Aeneas and the Cumaean Sibyl presenting the Golden Bough to Charon oil on canvas 62 ¼ x 81 1/8 in.

( x cm.). Pietro Testa (Lucca Rome) Studies for a young woman turned to the right (recto); Studies for her head in profile and left hand (verso) with inscription in ink 'P.

Testa' (lower left) red chalk (recto); red and black chalk (verso) 13 7/8 x 9 ½ in. ( x cm). 3i8 exhibition and book reviews Pietro Testa Nicholas Turner Elizabeth Cropper and others, Pietro Testa, Prints and Drawings, exhibition catalogue, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 5 November December and Arthur M.

Sackler Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA, 21 January- 19 Marchpp., b. & w. ills. Pietro Testa nei rami della Calcografia: mostra di rami e stampe, Calcografia nazionale, Roma, 5 febbraio-6 marzo catalogo / a cura di Onofrio Speciale Testa, Pietro, [ Book: ] Languages: Italian At Art Gallery NSW Lib.

Testa, while well respected as a printmaker and draftsman, strove to make a name for himself as a history painter. He joined the studio of Domenichino, and then, when the master moved to Naples inthat of Pietro da Cortona. Unfortunately, Testa was a self-absorbed and difficult pupil, and Cortona soon sent him away.

Cropper also wrote Pietro Testa, Prints and Drawings, a catalog of the exhibition that toured the Philadelphia Museum of Art in and Harvard University's Arthur Sackler Museum in The book, to which Cropper's husband, Charles Dempsey, and others contributed, includes detailed descriptions of of Testa's drawings and.

Elizabeth Cropper has 19 books on Goodreads with 56 ratings. Elizabeth Cropper’s most popular book is Pontormo, Bronzino, and the Medici: The Transformat.

Title: Allegory of Fortune. Artist: attributed to Pietro Testa (Italian, Lucca – Rome) Date: – Among her publications are The Idea of Painting: Pietro Testa's D ü sseldorf Notebook, Pietro Testa: – (a catalogue), and Nicolas Poussin: Friendship and the Love of Painting (with Charles Dempsey).

"In taking on every significant issue attendant on our understanding of this painting, Cropper has produced an estimable book.". The British Museum’s Troy: Myth and Reality exhibition is its major tourist attraction for Spring It covers the stories of the myth, the archaeology of Troy, and the reception of the story.

The book that accompanies the exhibition is huge, heavy, beautifully illustrated and produced. It is not an exhibition catalogue, in the sense of being a systematic list of exhibits.

Title: The prodigal son seated on a couch being served wine, revelers in the background, a monkey wearing a collar and chain in the lower right Artist: Anonymous, 17th century Artist: After Pietro Testa (Italian, Lucca – Rome) Date: – Medium: Etching Dimensions: sheet: 8 3/16 x 11 5/8 in.

( x cm) Classification: Prints Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection. Pietro Testa: ‑ Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Exhibition catalog. “The Beauty of Woman: Problems in the Rhetoric of Renaissance Portraiture.” In Rewriting the Renaissance: The Discourses of Sexual Difference in Early Modern Europe, edited by Margaret W.

Ferguson, Maureen Quilligan, and Nancy Vickers, Born: Marjorie Elizabeth Cropper, 11 August. Contributor to English and foreign-language books, including Pietro Testa, Prints and Drawings, by Elizabeth Cropper, Philadelphia Museum of Art, SIDELIGHTS: Art historian Charles Dempsey has written a number of volumes, including his first, Annibale Carracci and the Beginnings of Baroque Style, which was updated and reprinted.

Elizabeth Cropper is the author of Nicholas Poussin ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Domenichino Affair ( avg rating, 2 r /5(17).UK: Scolar Press, First Edition. Hardcover. Fine Condition / Fine. Item #XH ISBN: pages, fully illustrated. Pietro Testa, - Prints and Drawings is both a catalogue raisonne of the artist's prints and a survey of the range and development of his drawing style.

Testa, much admired by his contemporaries for his.Achilles Dragging the Body of Hector, Pietro Testa, /, From the collection of: National Gallery of Art, Washington DC In this story from the book the liad, Achilles is seen as a victor and dragging the body of his opponent Hector, who was also a hero, but the loser in this epic battle.