Guercino (1591 - 1666)

Italian painter and draftsman

Overview | Works (51)

Books on Guercino

Books with substantial mentioning of Guercino
 Everett Fahy (ed.)
The Wrightsman pictures
New York; New Haven, 2005

Books with an entry on Guercino
 P. Biesboer
Collections of paintings in Haarlem, 1572-1745
Los Angeles, 2001

Articles on Guercino
Robert Wenley, Guercino in Glasgow, in Master Drawings, 48, 2010 pp. 179-194
Werner Busch, Guercino und Rembrandt - eine Begegnung der besonderen Art, in Holm Bevers, Jan Kelch, Bernd Wolfgang Lindemann und Christian Tico Seifert (eds.), Rembrandt - Wissenschaft auf der Suche, Berlin, 2009, pp 87-95
Nicholas Turner, An Unpublished Drawing by Guercino for "Elijah in the Desert Fed by Ravens", in Master Drawings, 43, 2005 pp. 508-511
Lisa Beaven, Reni's 'Cupid with a Bow' and Guercino's 'Cupid Spurning Riches' in the Prado: A Gift from Camillo Massimi to Philip IV of Spain?, in Burlington Magazine, 142, 2000 pp. 437-441
Christel Thiem, Three Unpublished Chalk Drawings by Guercino, in Master Drawings, 36, 1998 pp. 79-83
Denis Mahon and Stephen Pepper, Guercino and Reni: Reflections on the Interpretation of Documents and Paintings, in Burlington Magazine, 139, 1997 pp. 178-187  read online
David M. Stone, Economy versus Iconography: Guercino's St. Anthony of Padua Alterpiece for S. Giovanni in Persiceto and the Evidence of a Newly Discovered Drawing, in Cynthia P. Schneider, William W. Robinson, Alice I. Davies (eds.), Shop Talk, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1995, pp 237-240
Marzia Faietti, Two New Guercino Drawings in Bologna, in Master Drawings, 31, 1993 pp. 47-54
Andrew C. Blume, A "Vision of St. Francis" by Guercino in the Wadsworth Atheneum, in Master Drawings, 29, 1991 pp. 52-58+87
Nicholas Turner, Some Preparatory Drawings for Guercino's Early Altarpiece of "Sts. Francis and Louis of France" at Brisighella, in Master Drawings, 19, 1981 pp. 164-166, 223-226
Christel Thiem, Unpublished Chalk Drawings by Guercino in the Collection of Schloss Fachsenfeld, in Master Drawings, 17, 1979 pp. 401-417+438-461

Born:   1591
   Cento, Italy
Died:   1666
   Bologna, Italy
ULAN:   500021925