Frans Hals (2 of 3 volumes).
London: Phaidon Press, 1970. 4to. Approx. 240 pages each. Here are volumes one and two, the third is missing. Light rubbing and wear to edges of dj. White is slightly faded near to edges. Light foxing to top fore-edge. Pages are nice and clean, binding tight. "In the first volume the author discusses Hals' work, his development and the significance of his achievement, and relates the little that is known about his life, and the reactions of his contemporaries to his art. The text volume also contains 221 comparative illustrations: some details from Hals' ictures, but mainly paintings, drawings, and engravings by his predecessors and contemporaries. The second volume contains reproductions of all Hals' surviving pictures and no fewer than 130 large details." Very Good in Very Good dj Cloth 071481444X (Item ID: 61346)