Binding is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight and clean. Boards and DJ have light shelfwear and rubbing. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Book appears un-read. Library discard with usual marks/attachments. 255 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1953. ISBN: 0. With 23 reproductions from paintings. Here are the giants of the Italian Renaissance-Giotto, Leonardo, Michelangelo and Raphael; the Dutch masters, Rembrandt and Vermeer; the court painters, Velazquez and Van Dyck; and our own American Gilbert Stuart and James McNeill Whistler. Each story begins with a descriptive account of the artist's time, a biographical summary, and a revised list of some of his works.