Front cover of Mantegna to Rubens, featuring a preparatory sketch showing a man surrounded by cherubs.

Mantegna to Rubens: The Weld-Blundell Drawings Collection

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Over 300 European Old Master drawings are held in the Weld-Blundell Collection at the Walker Art Gallery. This richly illustrated catalogue by Xanthe Brooke features detailed examinations of works by Mantegna, Bandinelli, Domenichino, Sirani, Cambiaso, Guido Reni, Rembrandt,  Rubens and Tintoretto and includes all 300 drawings.

Including preparatory drawings, humorous sketches and highly finished designs it gives a fascinating insight into the techniques of some of the great Italian Renaissance and Northern European artists.



Format: 200 pages, paperback  
Publisher: Merrell Publishers Ltd (1998) 
ISBN: 1858940532
Dimensions: 290 x 230 x 16mm


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