The English Face

The English Face

By: Piper, David

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Considering the faces portrayed by portrait painters through the centuries, the author considers the face and how it changed through different eras, dictated by the standards of beauty that existed in each era. A survey of 500 years of the relationship between artist and sitter and of the portraits that resulted. 356 pages with Bibliography, References, and Index. Numerous black and white illustrations.

Title: The English Face

Author: Piper, David

Categories: Art History,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: London, National Portrait Gallery: 1978

ISBN: 0904017249

ISBN 13: 9780904017243

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 08016

Keywords: English Portrait Painting History Faces,