The Genius of Rome 1592-1623 (catalogue of an exhibition in the Royal Academy, 20 January-15 April 2001; and Palazzo Venezia, Rome, May-August 2001)
London, Royal Academy, 2001
(31 cm), 408 pp., over 300 colour illustrations. Publisher’s cloth, pictorial dust jacket. - Essays by twelve leading scholars; biographies and list of 143 works exhibited. “The organisers have been almost irresponsible in the number and quality of the baroque pictures they have borrowed for this show, one of the most ambitious and successful in [the Royal Academy’s] distinguished history” (from a review by Richard Dorment, in The Daily Telegraph, 24 January 2001, p.23). ¶ Fine, unmarked copy.