Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: September 6, 2011 Price: $29.95
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 frescoes that are among the glories of Western art. The life of an epoch swirled around...
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