Raphael and the Beautiful Banker: The Story of the Bindo Altoviti Portrait

Raphael and the Beautiful Banker: The Story of the Bindo Altoviti Portrait[Reading] ➷ Raphael and the Beautiful Banker: The Story of the Bindo Altoviti Portrait Author David Alan Brown – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Five centuries ago a stunningly beautiful young man with flowing blond locks sat for a portrait by Raphael In the artist s dynamic conception, Bindo Altoviti turns as if to speak to his Florentine bri Five centuries ago a the Beautiful eBook ¸ stunningly beautiful young man with flowing blond locks sat for a portrait by Raphael In the artist s dynamic conception, Bindo Altoviti turns as if to speak to his Florentine bride, Fiammetta Ardently admired over the years, as it is today, Raphael s portrait was also coolly received by than one influential Raphael and PDF/EPUB or critic who cast a shadow on its reputation This gloriously illustrated book tells the story of the portrait s creation and of its unexpected trajectory through historyFocusing on viewers responses to Bindo Altoviti, the book describes the transformation of the picture from a family treasure into a supposed self portrait of the artist its public display in and the Beautiful PDF Ë Munich, where first it was celebrated, then dismissed by skeptics claiming that it was neither of nor by Raphael and its acquisition by canny English dealers who lured the panel out of Nazi Germany Purchased as a Raphael by American collector Samuel H Kress, the painting was donated into the newly opened National Gallery of Art, where Bindo s image has beguiled visitors ever since. A surprisingly accessible art history book, a portrait, if you will, of a portrait This is the life story of a single painting by Raphael as it bounced between a family s palaces in Rome and Florence before finally after a hundred oryears of trying someone was finally able to get the family to part with it The winner was King Ludwig 1 of Bavaria The second half of the story the rise and fall of its reputation in Munich and how it left Germany just before the start of WWII and began a n A surprisingly accessible art history book, a portrait, if you will, of a portrait This is the life story of a single painting by Raphael as it bounced between a family s palaces in Rome and Florence before finally after a hundred oryears of trying someone was finally able to get the family to part with it The winner was King Ludwig 1 of Bavaria The second half of the story the rise and fall of its reputation in Munich and how it left Germany just before the start of WWII and began a new life in America as one of the prized possessions of the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC

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  • Hardcover
  • 224 pages
  • Raphael and the Beautiful Banker: The Story of the Bindo Altoviti Portrait
  • David Alan Brown
  • English
  • 27 January 2019
  • 0300108249