|Pages||132 (94 images)|
|Dimensions (cm)||30 x 29 x 2|
|Author||Dr. Karen Michels|
A century in words, pictures and music – lucid, informative and entertaining. The earBOOKS "Masterpieces" series provides a compact overview of music and painting through the centuries. The "1600–1700" volume presents the most important artworks and musical compositions of the 17th century. Background detail and points of particular interest in relation to each painting or piece of music are conveyed through concise and illuminating commentaries. A comprehensive introduction sets the scene, expanding on the century’s historical connection to the art of the period.
Four CDs with a wealth of musical highlights from the 17th century comprise the perfect musical counterpart.