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Art & design styles: Baroque books

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The Painter's Touch Boucher, Chardin, Fragonard by Ewa Lajer-Burcharth The Painter's Touch Boucher, Chardin, Fragonard

A new interpretation of the development of artistic modernity in eighteenth-century France The Painter's Touch is a radical reinterpretation of three paradigmatic French painters of the eighteenth century. In this beautifully illustrated book, Ewa Lajer-Burcharth provides close readings of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2018

Dutch Masters from the Hermitage by Hermitage Amsterdam Dutch Masters from the Hermitage

Of all the museums in the world that have a Dutch masters collection, the Hermitage takes the prize. There might be other countries that have more, but outside of the Netherlands there is no other single museum with so many...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

The Spiritual Rococo Decor and Divinity from the Salons of Paris to the Missions of Patagonia by Gauvin Alexander Bailey The Spiritual Rococo Decor and Divinity from the Salons of Paris to the Missions of Patagonia

A groundbreaking approach to Rococo religious decor and spirituality in Europe and South America, The Spiritual Rococo addresses three basic conundrums that impede our understanding of eighteenth-century aesthetics and culture. Why did the Rococo, ostensibly the least spiritual style in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Bernini by Andrea Bacchi Bernini

This book, which accompanies a major exhibition, will become a key reference work on Bernini, the most important sculptor of the 17th century.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

Delphi Complete Works of Jacques-Louis David (Illustrated) by Jacques-Louis David, Peter Russell Delphi Complete Works of Jacques-Louis David (Illustrated)
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The principal exponent of the Neoclassical reaction against the Rococo style, Jacques-Louis David won wide acclaim with his huge canvases on classical themes. The appointed painter to Napoleon, David developed his Empire style, notable for its use of warm Venetian...
Format: eBook - Released: 13/11/2017

Corporeality and Performativity in Baroque Naples The Body of Naples by Alessandro Giardino Corporeality and Performativity in Baroque Naples The Body of Naples

This book provides an interdisciplinary introduction to the Neapolitan Baroque, through original and in-depth interpretations of pivotal masterpieces of Neapolitan art, literature, philosophy, and theater. The book also presents the city of Naples as a cultural space in which the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/11/2017

Diego Velazquez by 50Minutos.es Diego Velazquez

Diego Velazquez, uno de los representantes principales del barroco del siglo XVII, esta considerado como uno de los mayores pintores de la historia del arte espanol. Este artista, que va subiendo en la jerarquia social gracias a su talento, moderniza...
Format: eBook - Released: 03/11/2017

The Watson Gordon Lecture Caravaggio and Cupid: Homage and Rivalry in Rome and Florence by Helen Langdon The Watson Gordon Lecture Caravaggio and Cupid: Homage and Rivalry in Rome and Florence

A new look at work by Caravaggio, one of the most famous and fascinating artists of all time.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Coming Soon

Albrecht Durer in Malta by John Azzopardi Albrecht Durer in Malta

The first comprehenisve study of a unique collection of Durer's Life of Virgin and Small Passion series kept at the Mdina Cathedral Museum, Malta.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

Peter Paul Rubens by Maria Varshavskaya, Xenia Yegorova Peter Paul Rubens
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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

Rembrandt by Emile Michel Rembrandt


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

The Universal Baroque by Peter Davidson The Universal Baroque

A multi-disciplinary study of the notion of the baroque, using examples of music, art, visual culture, literature and architecture, revealing it to be a global phenomenon -- .
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Rembrandt's Holland by Larry Silver Rembrandt's Holland

Rembrandt's Holland considers the life and work of the celebrated Renaissance painter Rembrandt van Rijn. Larry Silver charts his career alongside the visual culture of urban Amsterdam and the new Dutch Republic.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Peter Paul Rubens and the Counter-Reformation Crisis of the Beati moderni by Ruth S. Noyes Peter Paul Rubens and the Counter-Reformation Crisis of the Beati moderni

Peter Paul Rubens and the Crisis of the Beati Moderni takes up the question of the issues involved in the formation of recent saints - or Beati moderni (modern Blesseds) as they were called - by the Jesuits and Oratorians...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Rembrandt Great Lives in Graphic Form by Sophie Collins Rembrandt Great Lives in Graphic Form

The Biographic series presents an entirely new way of looking at the lives of the world's greatest thinkers and creatives. It takes the 50 defining facts, dates, thoughts, habits and achievements of each subject, and uses infographics to convey all...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Traces of Vermeer by Jane Jelley Traces of Vermeer

The iconic paintings of the 17th century Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer have been the source of admiration and controversy ever since they were rediscovered in the 19th century. Amazingly, there is still no agreement amongst experts as to how they...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Rubens and the Eloquence of Drawing by Catherine H. Lusheck Rubens and the Eloquence of Drawing

Rubens and the Eloquence of Drawing re-examines the early graphic practice of the preeminent northern Baroque painter Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577-1640) in light of early modern traditions of eloquence, particularly as promoted in the late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Rijks Masters of the Golden Age by Marcel Wanders Rijks Masters of the Golden Age

An homage to the 17th-century Dutch masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum's prestigious Gallery of Honour, with over 60 iconic paintings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2017

Paolo de Matteis Neapolitan Painting and Cultural History in Baroque Europe by Livio Pestilli Paolo de Matteis Neapolitan Painting and Cultural History in Baroque Europe

This volume represents a long overdue reassessment of the Neapolitan painter Paolo de Matteis, an artist largely overlooked in English language scholarly publications, but one who merits our attention for the quality of his work and the originality of its...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2017

Woven Splendour The Tapestries at St John's Conventual Church, Valletta Malta by Cynthia de Glorgio Woven Splendour The Tapestries at St John's Conventual Church, Valletta Malta

The first in-depth study of the set of magnificent series of tapestries treasured at St John's Co-Cathedral in Valletta.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2017

Barberini Tapestries Woven Monuments of Baroque Rome by James Harper, Marlene Eidelheit Barberini Tapestries Woven Monuments of Baroque Rome
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The featured tapestries were once displayed at St Peter's Basilica and in the Sistine Chapel, and were the subject of an intense conservation effort which restored these works of art after a fire in 2001 burnt two of them and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/04/2017

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