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Art & design styles: Classicism books

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Lisbon in Black and White 2018 The Most Impressive Black and White Compositions from Lisbon by Atlantismedia Lisbon in Black and White 2018 The Most Impressive Black and White Compositions from Lisbon

We added the most impressive Black and White compositions to one Calendar project. The portuguese capital in Black and White. A piece of art Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits:...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Lisbon in Black and White 2018 The Most Impressive Black and White Compositions from Lisbon by Atlantismedia Lisbon in Black and White 2018 The Most Impressive Black and White Compositions from Lisbon

We added the most impressive Black and White compositions to one Calendar project. The portuguese capital in Black and White. A piece of art Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits:...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Antiquity, Theatre, and the Painting of Henry Fuseli by Andrei (Associate Professor, John U. Nef Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago) Pop Antiquity, Theatre, and the Painting of Henry Fuseli
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In this volume, Pop examines how art of the mid 1700s and early 1800s - inspired by translations of Greek tragedy - reveals a view of modern Europe attempting to recognize its own historical status as one culture among many....
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/02/2015

Classicism of the Twenties Art, Music, and Literature by Theodore Ziolkowski Classicism of the Twenties Art, Music, and Literature

The triumph of avant-gardes in the 1920s tends to dominate our discussions of the music, art, and literature of the period. In this book, the author offers a compelling account of that movement. Focusing on the works of Stravinsky, Picasso,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2015

Buen Gusto and Classicism in the Visual Cultures of Latin America, 1780-1910 by Paul B. Niell Buen Gusto and Classicism in the Visual Cultures of Latin America, 1780-1910

The promotion of classicism in the visual arts in late eighteenth and nineteenth-century Latin America and the need to revive buen gusto (good taste) are the themes of this collection of essays. The contributors provide new insights into neoclassicism and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2013

Andreas Cellarius, Harmonia Macrocosmica by Robert Van Gent Andreas Cellarius, Harmonia Macrocosmica

A collection of celestial maps by Dutch-German mathematician and cosmographer Andreas Cellarius (c 1596 - 1665) that brings back to life a masterpiece from the Golden Age of celestial cartography. It was first published in 1660 in the Harmonia Macrocosmica...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2012

The Classical Ideal English Silver, 1760-1840 by Christopher Hartop The Classical Ideal English Silver, 1760-1840

Accompanying the first-ever exhibition devoted to English neo-classical silver and held in 2010, this book brings together a wealth of items in the neo-classical style.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/06/2010

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain Fascicule 24, Oxford Ashmolean Museum, Fascicule 4 by Hector (Honorary Fellow, St John's College, University of Oxford; Former Director of the British School at Athens) Catling Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain Fascicule 24, Oxford Ashmolean Museum, Fascicule 4
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This illustrated catalogue publishes the important collection of Greek Geometric and Orientalizing pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. More than 200 vases and fragments are described and illustrated in detailed photographs and profile drawings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/05/2010

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Visualizing the Revolution Politics and Pictorial Arts in Late Eighteenth-century France by Hubertus Kohle Visualizing the Revolution Politics and Pictorial Arts in Late Eighteenth-century France

The French Revolution was marked by a wealth of imagery and visual symbolism that inspired the masses to fight for freedom. This book surveys the rich and multifaceted visual culture of this time, exploring its creation and how it conveyed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2008

David after David Essays on the Later Work by Mark Ledbury David after David Essays on the Later Work

Features essays by Valerie Bajou, Philippe Bordes, Thomas Crow, Michael Fried, Daniel Harkett, Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby, Stephane Guegan, Godehard Janzing, Dorothy Johnson, Mehdi Korchane, Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Issa Lampe, Mark Ledbury, Simon Lee, Heather McPherson, David O'Brien, Satish Padiyar, Todd Porterfield,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2007

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britiain Fascicule 23, Reading Museum Service (Reading Borough Council) by Amy C. (Senior Lecturer, Department of Classics, University of Reading) Smith Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britiain Fascicule 23, Reading Museum Service (Reading Borough Council)
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This catalogue completes the publication of the ancient Greek and Etruscan vases in the collection of the Reading Museum Service. It documents and illustrates chronologically more than 150 vases from across the ancient Mediterranean from Minoan to early Hellenistic. An...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2007

Haspels Addenda Additional References to C. H. E. Haspels, Attic Black-figured Lekythoi by T. (Faculty Research Associate, Beazley Archive, Ashmolean Museum) Mannack Haspels Addenda Additional References to C. H. E. Haspels, Attic Black-figured Lekythoi
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Records references to illustrations in books and periodicals received by the Sackler Library of the more than 1,500 vases listed by Miss Haspels in Attic Black-Figured Lekythoi. This book is a work on Greek black-figure workshop vases; Sir John Beazley...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2006

Fabricating the Antique Neoclassicism in Britain, 1760-1800 by Viccy Coltman Fabricating the Antique Neoclassicism in Britain, 1760-1800

Between 1760 and 1800, British aristocrats became preoccupied with the acquisition of ancient Greek and Roman artifacts - from marble busts to intricately painted vases. This book examines these objects and their owners, as well as dealers, and provides a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/12/2005

Vasemania Neoclassical Form and Ornament in Europe: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Stefanie Walker Vasemania Neoclassical Form and Ornament in Europe: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

When the ancient sites of Herculaneum and Pompeii were excavated in the eighteenth century, the objects found there renewed artistic interest in classicism. Neoclassical style and imagery permeated paintings, sculpture, furniture, and decorative arts of the period, and a central...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2004

The Social History of Art Rococo, Classicism and Romanticism Rococo, Classicism and Romanticism by Arnold Hauser, Jonathan Harris The Social History of Art Rococo, Classicism and Romanticism Rococo, Classicism and Romanticism
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First published in 1951 Arnold Hausers commanding work presents an account of the development and meaning of art from its origins in the Stone Age through to the Film Age. This new edition of a classic work offers a contemporary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/02/1999

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