Washington: National Gallery of Art, (1996). First Edition. Wraps. 4to. Publisher's pictorial wraps. About very good. Some rubbing and touches of soil to front cover, light edgewear. Long surface scratch on most of the diameter of the back cover, affecting only laminate, not the image behind it. Several other light surface scratches. 1/8" tear in laminate at cover edge. Interior bright, clean, and crisp. Exhibition brochure laid in. Pages bright, clean, and crisp; binding tight. 318pp. Very good. Item #17908
Catalogue for an exhibition of this 17th-century French Baroque painter held at the National Gallery of Art. Contains many reproductions of de La Tour's paintings (many of which are important examples of chiaroscuro) along with several essays on his work.