Masterpieces of European Painting from the Norton Simon Museum
Produced in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name at The Frick Collection from February 10 through May 10, 2009, this publication closely examines the five Norton Simon works featured: Jacopo Bassano’s “Flight into Egypt”, c. 1544–45; Peter Paul Rubens’ “Holy Women at the Sepulchre”, c. 1611–14, Guercino’s “Aldrovandi Dog”, c. 1625; Francisco de Zurbarán’s “Still Life with Lemons, Oranges and a Rose”, 1633; and Bartolomé Esteban Murillo’s “Birth of St. John the Baptist”, c. 1655. Included is an essay by Norton Simon Museum Senior Curator Sara Campbell on the history of the Norton Simon collection with detailed entries on the paintings by Margaret Iacono, assistant curator at The Frick Collection.
Paperbound, 72 pages, illustrated with color plates throughout, 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches,
The Frick Collection, 2009