April and May 2013 Academic & Specialist Reaktion Books

Albrecht Altdorfer and the Origins of Landscape Christopher S. Wood

Paperback | 2nd Ed. | Apr 2013 | REAKTION BOOKS | 9781780230801 | 384pp | 216x138mm | RFB | AUD$44.99, NZD$54.99
In this revealing study, now available in a revised and expanded new edition, Christopher Wood shows how Altdorfer prised landscape out of its subsidiary role as background for narrative history painting and devotional works to give it a new, independent life of its own.