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Carolingian and Romanesque Architecture 800 to 1200

Carolingian and Romanesque Architecture  800 to 1200 Author Kenneth John Conant
ISBN-10 0300052987
Release 1978
Pages 522
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Professor Conant's detailed studies of Santiago de Compostela and of the abbey church at Cluny fit him for this account of building in the period of the round arch which preceeded Gothic. In this volume he shows how, at the instigation of the monasteries during the little renaissance of Charlemagne, Roman methods of construction were revived and fused with local traditions to produce a distinctive Carolingian manner; and how such monuments as the Palatine Chapel at Aachen already contained hints of the nobler and more mature Romanesque style which was to become international. professor Conant extends his survey to cover the regions of medieval France, Spain, Portugal, the Holy Land, Italy, Germany, Northern Europe, and Britain.



Medieval Germany

Medieval Germany Author John M. Jeep
ISBN-10 9780824076443
Release 2001-01-01
Pages 928
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An encyclopedia covering the political, social, intellectual, religious and cultural history of the German- and Dutch-speaking medieval world, between 500 and 1500. Entries cover individuals and their deeds as well as broader historical topics.



Routledge Revivals

Routledge Revivals Author John M Jeep
ISBN-10 9781351665407
Release 2017-07-05
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First published in 2001, Medieval Germany: An Encyclopedia provides a comprehensive guide to the German and Dutch-speaking world in the Middle Ages, from approximately C.E. 500 to 1500. It offers detailed accounts of a wide variety of aspects of medieval Germany, including language, literature, architecture, politics, warfare, medicine, philosophy and religion. In addition, this reference work includes bibliographies and citations to aid further study. This A-Z encyclopedia, featuring over 500 entries written by expert contributors, will be of key interest to students and scholars, as well as general readers.



History of Art

History of Art Author Horst Woldemar Janson
ISBN-10 0131828959
Release 2004
Pages 1031
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For forty years, this widely acclaimed classic has remained unsurpassed as an introduction to art in the Western world, boasting the matchless credibility of the Janson name. This newest update features a more contemporary, more colorful design and vast array of extraordinarily produced illustrations that have become the Janson hallmark. A narrative voice makes this book a truly enjoyable read, and carefully reviewed and revised updates to this edition offer the utmost clarity in contributions based on recent scholarship. Extensive captions for the book’s incredible art program offer profound insight through the eyes of twentieth-century art historians speaking about specific pieces of art featured throughout. Significantly changed in this edition is the chapter on “The Late Renaissance,” in which Janson offers a new perspective on the subject, tracing in detail the religious art tied to the Catholic Reform movement, whose early history is little known to many readers of art history. Janson has also rearranged early Renaissance art according to genres instead of time sequence, and he has followed the reinterpretation of Etruscan art begun in recent years by German and English art historians. With a truly humanist approach, this book gives written and visual meaning to the captivating story of what artists have tried to express—and why—for more than 30,000 years.



Encyclopedia of Monasticism

Encyclopedia of Monasticism Author William M. Johnston
ISBN-10 9781136787164
Release 2013-12-04
Pages 2000
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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.



The Pictorial Arts of the West 800 1200

The Pictorial Arts of the West  800 1200 Author Charles Reginald Dodwell
ISBN-10 0300064934
Release 1993
Pages 461
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Aims to provide a comprehensive guide to all forms of pictorial art - from wall and panel paintings to stained glass windows, mosaics and embroidery - and sets them against the historical and theological influences of the age. This study covers the period from 800 to 1200.



Janson s Short History of Art

Janson s Short History of Art Author Horst Woldemar Janson
ISBN-10 UCSD:31822037237849
Release 2009
Pages 670
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Looks at important movements and artists and discusses paintings, sculpture, photographs, and architecture.



Art across time

Art across time Author Laurie Schneider Adams
ISBN-10 0072449977
Release 2001-08-08
Pages 1023
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30,000 years of art - one engaging guide. Can't tell a Manet from a Monet? Not sure why you should want to? Let scholar and author Laurie Adams introduce you to the story behind the history of art. Based on her art survey textbook of the same name, this edition of "Art Across Time "serves as an entertaining and readable introduction to the history of art. Providing biographical notes and historical context, Adams has created a vivid narrative. Each illustration has been carefully reviewed for color accuracy, and the large percentage of full-page reproductions presents a rare opportunity for readers to examine details of brushwork and texture that are lost in smaller images. All in all, this colorful book is an ideal gift that will compliment any library and interest any reader.



History Of Art

History Of Art Author H. W. Janson
ISBN-10
Release 1967
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A basic history of western art

A basic history of western art Author Horst Woldemar Janson
ISBN-10 UVA:X004875496
Release 2005
Pages 682
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For undergraduate one-semester courses in Art History or Art Appreciation Basic History of Artá provides students and instructors with a beautifully illustrated and masterfully concise introduction to the Western tradition of art history. The Seventh Edit



A Basic History of Art

A Basic History of Art Author Anthony F. Janson
ISBN-10 013099135X
Release 2003
Pages 695
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For undergraduate one-semester courses in Art History, Art Appreciation, and General Humanities. Retaining the intelligence and freshness of H.W. Janson's classic original work, this unsurpassed introductory survey on the history of Western art from the ancient through modern worlds is specifically written and designed to make art history accessible and enjoyable for students. Now with a new Art History CD-ROM containing nearly 400 images in a flash card format, and an exciting new design, the Sixth Edition enhances its narrative with in-margin coverage of historical/terminology notes, drawings, tables on historical events and personages, explanation of artistic processes, and boxes with history of music and theater topics.



A history of Western art

A history of Western art Author Laurie Adams
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105110272262
Release 2001
Pages 557
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Appropriate for one-semester art history surveys or historically-focused art appreciation classes, "A History of Western Art," Revised Fourth Edition, features additional color which provides students with a greater understanding of the works of art. Focusing on the Western canon of art history, the text presents a compelling chronological narrative from prehistory to the present. A non-Western supplement, "World Views: Topics in Non-Western Art," addresses specific areas of non-Western art and augments the Western chronology by illustrating moments of thematic relationships and cross-cultural contact. "World Views" is available at a discount when packaged with "A History of Western Art,"



Pictorial History of Art

Pictorial History of Art Author Jenny Haviland
ISBN-10 0861367111
Release 1986-05-01
Pages 323
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A pictorial survey of great works of Western painting, architecture, and sculpture, arranged chronologically, and includes concise biographies of every artist featured



Guide to the Literature of Art History 2

Guide to the Literature of Art History 2 Author Max Marmor
ISBN-10 UOM:39015059205909
Release 2005
Pages 899
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Among the most engaging genres of scholarly literature, art history and architecture history publications appeal to the eye as well as the intellect. In the late 20th century the literature of art history has been documented by two standard reference bibliographies published by the American Library Association: Mary Chamberlin's Guide to Art Reference Books (ALA 1959), and Guide to the Literature of Art History by Etta Arntzen and Robert Rainwater (ALA Editions, 1980). Now, a new supplementary volume, Guide to the Literature of Art History 2 (ALA Editions, 2004) has arrived to record and annotate the best art and architecture books and journals published worldwide in the last two decades of the 20th century. supplement its predecessor by recording important publications produced primarily in western languages. Adopting the chapter and numbering system of the first volume, GLAH 2 will help art scholars keep abreast of more recent publications in art and architectural history. An expert team of 24 contributors has come together with editors Max Marmor and Alex Ross to produce this significant work, featuring new titles, volumes, editions, and reprints, while providing ample cross referencing to GLAH 1. and Cultural Heritage, which covers the literature of art preservation and art law. Librarians and scholars will welcome the new collection development information, including: The best electronic art and architectural history sources. Cumulative 40-year bibliography of art history literature, with GLAH 1. Critical selection of nearly all literature in art history, primarily in Western European languages, since 1977. Resources for art historians outside their areas of specialization. architectural literature for the last two decades of the 20th century, Guide to the Literature of Art History 2 is the authoritative, must-have resource for all art history students, institutions, and agencies.



History of art

History of art Author Frederick Hartt
ISBN-10 0810902648
Release 1974
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The pageant of medieval art and life

The pageant of medieval art and life Author Richard B. K. McLanathan
ISBN-10 UOM:39015015809265
Release 1966
Pages 127
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Buildings Across Time

Buildings Across Time Author Marian Moffett
ISBN-10 0767405110
Release 2004
Pages 592
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The expanded second edition of this heavily illustrated survey provides students of both art history and architecture with a worldwide introduction to the history of architecture.