100 Great Artists:A Visual Journey from Fra Angelico to Andy by Charlotte Gerlings
By Charlotte Gerlings
From Fra Angelico to Francisco Zurbaran, from the masters of the Renaissance to the summary expressionists, this lavishly illustrated quantity showcases the main influential Western artists from 800 years of paintings heritage, including:
• Salvador Dali
• Mary Cassatt
• Edgar Degas
• Pablo Picasso
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