I DIPINTI GHIRIBIZZOSI DI GIUSEPPE ARCIMBOLDI., PITTORE ILLUSIONISTA DEL CINQUECENTO (1527-1593).

By: Geiger, Benno. With Lionello Levi and Oskar Kokoschka.

Price: $30.00 USD

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Book Condition: Very Good


265 pp, large 8vo (9 5/8" H). Small envelope with four colour post cards of Arcimboldi's work laid in. *ITALIAN TEXT ONLY*. Profusely illustrated with tissue-covered colour plates and many b&w reproductions. Contents: Premesa; Giuseppe Arcimboldi; L'Arcimboldi musicisa (Lionello Levi); Epilogo (Oscar Kokoschka); Documenti; Regesti e Bibliografia; Elenco delle opere. The artist is known for his fantastic portraits made up of vegetables, animals, fruit, everyday utensils/instruments, flowers, etc. Very slight browning to page edges and to endpapers, small bump to bottom corner of front board, minor wrinkling to top of spine. Dust jacket is yellowing at edges, a few very small chips and tears, some light edge wear/wrinkling, 1/4" dia. hole in lower part of rear panel, moderate soiling and rubbing, protected in a mylar sleeve.

Title: I DIPINTI GHIRIBIZZOSI DI GIUSEPPE ARCIMBOLDI., PITTORE ILLUSIONISTA DEL CINQUECENTO (1527-1593).

Author Name: Geiger, Benno. With Lionello Levi and Oskar Kokoschka.

Illustrator: Arcimboldi.

Categories: Fantasy, Art - General,

Publisher: Firenze (Florence), Vallecchi: 1954

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 1996

Keywords: Giuseppe Arcimboldi, Italian Artists, 16th Century Italian Art, Fantasy Art, Portraits, Portraiture, Fruit, Vegetables, Flowers.,