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Arnoldsche Art Publishers
"Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-1873) was the most renowned portraitist of European aristocracy of his day, expertly capturing the refinement and opulence of his distinguished sitters. Born and trained in Germany, Winterhalter settled in Paris in 1834, where he became the official court painter to King Louis-Philippe. He gained such international acclaim for his state portraits that he painted all but a few of the monarchs in Europe. In Paris in 1855,...
J. Paul Getty Museum
"This publication was prepared to accompany the exhibition Holbein: Capturing Character, scheduled to open at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, in 2021, and at the Morgan Library & Museum, New York, in 2022. The catalogue explores Hans Holbein's approach to portraiture and self-identity in the Renaissance"--