Albrecht DuRer's Material World
Author : Edward H. Wouk
Publisher: Manchester UP
Number of pages: 224
Artworks and artefacts examined here expose understudied aspects of Durer's art and practice, including his attentive examination of objects of daily domestic use, his involvement in economies of local manufacture and exchange, the microarchitectures of local craft and, finally, his attention to cultures of natural and philosophical inquiry and learning. -- .