Caravaggio's Cardsharps: trickery and illusion

"The Cardsharps, one of the paintings that launched Caravaggio's spectacular career in Rome, captured the turbulent social reality of the city in the 1590s. This early masterpiece not only documented one of the everyday activities of Rome's citizens, but its vivid, lifelike style also...

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Main Author: Langdon, Helen.
Other Authors: Kimbell Art Museum.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Fort Worth : Kimbell Art Museum, 2012, 2012.
Series: Kimbell Art Museum. Kimbell masterpiece series.
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