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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Italy

Subjects:

  • Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista, 1696-1770,
  • Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista, 1696-1770 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Painters -- Italy -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Levey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND623.T5 L58 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2714747M
ISBN 100300030185
LC Control Number86007730

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On the night between March 26 years ago, the great painter, interpreter of the splendors of the Venetian aristocracy, died suddenly: Giambattista Tiepolo (–). While the Vatican Post Office celebrates him with a stamp, we approach the greatest artist of the eighteenth-century.   Tiepolo brought the Rococo style to a flamboyant climax, which does not quite suggest the self-restraint of sprezzatura, but Calasso bases his claim on a body of 23 etchings that the artist called. About Tiepolo Pink. The eighteenth-century Venetian painter Giambattista Tiepolo spent his life executing commissions in churches, palaces, and villas, often covering vast ceilings like those at the Würzburg Residenz in Germany and the Royal Palace in Madrid with . Giambattista Tiepolo was the last of the great Venetian decorators, the purest exponent of the Italian Rococo, and arguably the greatest painter of the 18th century. Tiepolo was equally prized as a draftsman: his powers of invention were boundless and his facility without equal. His enormous.