Saturday, August 15, 2009

A Treatise on the Art of Painting, in all its Branches

The Proportions of the Members in a Human Body.

A Treatise on the Art of Painting, in all its Branches by Gérard de Lairesse, 1640-1711, from the University of Glasgow Library Special Collections.

He was one of the most popular painters in Amsterdam in his time. He also contributed illustrations to Govert Bidloo's anatomical atlas Anatomia Humani Corporis (1685).




Wikipedia article.


Gerard de Lairesse: An Artist between Stage and Studio

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