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Jörg M. Merz is Privatdozent in history of art, University of Augsburg, Germany, and a Cortona scholar of international renown. The late Anthony Blunt was director of the Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London. His book Art and Architecture in France, 1500-1700 was published by Yale University Press.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Pietro, -- da Cortona, -- 1596-1669 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Architecture, Baroque -- Italy -- Rome.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Italy -- Rome.