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Book cover: Lectures on PaintingLectures on Painting
by - G. P. Putnam's Sons ,
The book contains chapters on ancient costumes, Byzantine and Romanesque art, David and his school, modern schools of Europe, drawing, color, decorative painting, finish, choice of subject, composition of decorative and historical pictures, and more.
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Book cover: NetWorld!: What People are Really Doing on the InternetNetWorld!: What People are Really Doing on the Internet
by - Prima Communications ,
The Net is revolutionizing the way millions of people work, learn, fall in love, create art, do business, make friends, and entertain themselves. Rothman explores this new electronic meeting place, as well as the controversy that threatens it ...
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Book cover: 739 Paint Questions Answered: A Reference Encyclopedia739 Paint Questions Answered: A Reference Encyclopedia
- National painters magazine ,
A reference encyclopedia answering knotty problems that confront the painter, decorator, and paint manufacturer in their everyday work. This book will meet with the approval of the craft at large, and it is dedicated to the painters and decorators...
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Book cover: Historical Painting Techniques, Materials, and Studio PracticeHistorical Painting Techniques, Materials, and Studio Practice
by - Oxford University Press ,
Topics cover the latest art historical research and scientific analyses of original techniques and materials, as well as historical sources. Chapters include the painting methods of Rembrandt and Vermeer, Dutch 17th-century landscape painting, etc.
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Book cover: Tone Relations in PaintingTone Relations in Painting
by - Harvard university press ,
This pamphlet has been written primarily for the needs of the students in the courses in drawing and painting in Harvard University and Radcliffe College; but as an elementary statement of the theory of tone relations, it may be of use to others.
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Book cover: Painted LovePainted Love
by - Yale University Press ,
The volume illuminates not only the imagery of prostitution but also issues relating to women and men in a patriarchal society. It discusses the conspicuous sexual commerce during this era and the panic about the deterioration of social life.
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Book cover: Van Gogh and ExpressionismVan Gogh and Expressionism
by - Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation ,
An attempt to illustrate Vincent Van Gogh's influence on subsequent art movements. In lieu of discussing which artists exerted an influence on Van Gogh, Tuchman discusses how Van Gogh was a model for the modern Expressionists of the 21st century.
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Book cover: TitianTitian
by - T.C. & E.C. Jack ,
Titian was one of the most versatile of Italian painters, equally adept with portraits, landscape backgrounds, and mythological and religious subjects. His painting methods would exercise a profound influence on future generations of Western art.
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Book cover: RubensRubens
by - T. C. & E. C. Jack ,
The name of Peter Paul Rubens is written so large in the history of European art, that all the efforts of detractors have failed to stem the tide of appreciation that flows towards it. Rubens was a great master in nearly every sense of the term.
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Book cover: Elements of Modern PaintingElements of Modern Painting
by - Solomon Guggenheim Foundation ,
Messer dissects the elements of modern painting for an uninformed audience by describing basic tenants of modern painting. The intended audience consists of museum visitors who find themselves unprepared for the new language of contemporary art.
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Book cover: The Standard Galleries of HollandThe Standard Galleries of Holland
by - Cambridge University Press ,
This guide leads the tourist rapidly through the most important picture-galleries of Holland, and points out the pictures that all the world talks about; and gives some account of the Dutch masters, their qualities as exemplified in their works.
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Book cover: MurilloMurillo
by - T. C. & E. C. Jack ,
A serious artist who added to splendid natural gifts a steadfastness of purpose, a determination to do his best, a love of Andalusia, and a devotion to the religion in which he was brought up that must compel the admiration of thinking men.
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Book cover: Modern painting, its tendency and meaningModern painting, its tendency and meaning
by - Dodd, Mead ,
This book inquires into the function of all great art, and defines those elements which make for genuine worth. It explains both the basic and superficial differences between ancient and modern art and points out the superiority of the new methods.
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Book cover: Great Masters in Painting: Rembrandt van RijnGreat Masters in Painting: Rembrandt van Rijn
by - George Bell & Sons ,
Rembrandt van Rijn was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art history. His contributions to art came in a period that historians call the Dutch Golden Age.
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Book cover: Constructive AnatomyConstructive Anatomy
by - Pelham, N.Y. ,
Learn how to draw the human figure with the practical and effective method made famous by a leading art instructor. Bridgman simplifies complex anatomy problems into simple structures before exploring the muscle patterns into more complex detail.
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Book cover: Line and FormLine and Form
by - G. Bell & Sons, Ltd. ,
The substance of the following chapters on Line and Form originally formed a series of lectures delivered to the students of the Manchester Municipal School of Art. There is no pretension to an exhaustive treatment of a subject.
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Book cover: SUMI-E: An Introduction to Ink PaintingSUMI-E: An Introduction to Ink Painting
by - Japan Society ,
Sumi-e, or ink and brush painting, must be discussed in terms of the religion and philosophy it expresses. Sumi-e was the art of Zen priests, it is thus an expression of Zen Buddhism, a religion of selfdiscipline, concentration, and contemplation.
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Book cover: Velazquez: Masterpieces in ColourVelazquez: Masterpieces in Colour
by - T. C. & E. C. Jack ,
Before Velazquez even artists forget their controversies; he stands, like Bach and Beethoven in the world of music, respected even by those who do not understand. He has marched unchallenged to the highest place in men's regard.
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Book cover: Knights of Art: Stories of the Italian PaintersKnights of Art: Stories of the Italian Painters
by - G.W. Jacobs & co. ,
The lives and works of famous Italian painters: Giotto, Fra Angelico, Fra Filippo Lippi, Sandro Botticelli, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo, Giovanni Bellini, Giorgione, Titian, Tintoretto, Paul Veronese, etc.
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Book cover: The Book of Art for Young PeopleThe Book of Art for Young People
by - A. & C. Black ,
This is an illustrated book of Fine Art for children. It is full of works of famous painters: the Van Eycks, Sandro Botticelli, Raphael, Giorgione, Tintoret, Holbein, Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Velasquez, Reynolds, Turner, etc.
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Book cover: A Text-Book of the History of PaintingA Text-Book of the History of Painting
by - Longmans, Green and Co ,
This textbook provides concise history of painting for class-room use in schools and colleges. It is given a short critical estimate of the individual painter and his rank among the painters of his time rather than the detailed facts of his life.
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Book cover: Men Without Guns; The Abbott Collection of Paintings of Army MedicineMen Without Guns; The Abbott Collection of Paintings of Army Medicine
by ,
Paintings by army artists during WW2, from the home front, Italy, Burma, the air war over Europe, the fighting in France, and the Pacific. Artwork, some realistic, some impressionistic, some drawings, some paintings, all done from life.
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Book cover: Best of FarshchianBest of Farshchian
by ,
Mahmoud Farshchian is a world renowned master of Persian painting and miniatures. He is the most prominent modernizer of the field of miniatures, an art form which was first established in Ancient Persia and later spread to other countries.
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