Jean Altamouras
His Life and Works
Γιάννης Αλταμούρας : Η ζωή και το έργο του (τίτλος πρωτοτύπου)
Κυκλοφορεί
ISBN: 978-960-476-092-3
Μουσείο Μπενάκη, Αθήνα, 3/2011
1η έκδ., Αγγλικά
Γλώσσα πρωτοτύπου: Ελληνική, Νέα
€ 49.77 (περ. ΦΠΑ 6%)
Βιβλίο, Χαρτόδετο
30 x 24 εκ, 1,669 γρ, 263 σελ.
Περιγραφή

My acquaintance with the work of Ioannis Altamura started almost twenty years ago, in 1993. Invited to a house outside Athens, I saw on the walls a treasure of seascapes which I did not recognise, as my interest at the time was focused on contemporary art. I asked my hosts, who turned out to be descendants and heirs of the Boukouras-Altamura family, about the works, they gave me some information and then I began to search. I got interested in the career and the tragic life of the artist, since to me the human aspect of art and a pioneering approach make up a combination which is typical of all great painters. (...)


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