Download E-books Landscape Theory (The Art Seminar) PDF

By James Elkins

Artistic representations of panorama are studied largely in parts starting from paintings background to geography to sociology, but there was little consensus approximately easy methods to comprehend the connection among panorama and artwork. This publication brings jointly greater than fifty students from these multiple disciplines to set up new methods of pondering panorama in artwork.

 

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Download E-books Capolavori da Salvare (Art Dossier) PDF

By Bernini Dante, Strinati Claudio

In questa pubblicazione viene presentato un quadro della situazione relativamente ai capolavori da salvare (Claudio Strinati, Dante Bernini, A. Lo Bianco, M.P. D'Orazio). Il patrimonio storico e artistico è tutto un "capolavoro" che va valutato e conservato nella sua densità, ricchezza, onnipresenza nella realtà del territorio.

Sommario:
SITUAZIONE ITALIA
IL CASO ROMA
Introduzione
Peripezie di un patrimonio artistico
Restauri dei secoli scorsi
Esempi di restauro oggi
Nota: Come lavora una Sopraintendenza

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Download E-books The Complete Etchings of Rembrandt: Reproduced in Original Size (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) PDF

Rembrandt is respected not just as a painter, yet as a ideal grasp of drawing and etching to boot. His paintings in etching spanned such a lot of his profession and embraced the big variety of matters he pursued in his portray: images, landscapes, biblical scenes, photos with allegorical and mythological topics, and extra. This accomplished assortment comprises Rembrandt's whole etchings — over three hundred works — proven of their unique measurement. they've been reproduced without delay from an extraordinary assortment famed for its pristine situation, clean, fresh impressions, wealthy contrasts, and outstanding printing.
Among the etchings incorporated are: Self portrait drawing at a window (1648); Abraham's sacrifice (1655); Christ preaching ["The undered-guilder print"] (ca. 1643–49); Christ crucified among the 2 thieves ["The 3 crosses"] (1653); The go back of the prodigal son (1636); The 3 bushes (1643); Faust (ca. 1652); Jan Six (1647); The nice Jewish bride (1635); The jogging musicians (ca. 1635).
The etchings are reproduced of their genuine dimension instead of from decreased images, which may leave considerably in caliber from the originals. Fourteen oversize etchings, reproduced in relief contained in the e-book, also are incorporated at complete measurement on 3 sheets put in a pocket in the back of the book.
This good-looking quantity is full of details serious to totally appreciating the extreme pictures it includes. distinct captions indicate good points of distinctive curiosity and supply very important info comparable to name, signature, date, assortment, Bartsch quantity, kingdom of influence reproduced, and overall variety of states. additionally integrated are a chronology of Rembrandt's lifestyles and etchings, a dialogue of the means of etching in his time, and a very good bibliography. paintings fans, students, scholars of etching, and a person with an curiosity in Rembrandt and his paintings will locate during this attractive publication an extraordinary and intriguing visible experience.

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Download E-books The Da Vinci Deception (Inspector Jack Oxby, Book 1) PDF

By Thomas Swan

2011 Retail ePub

A exciting suspense novel that introduces New Scotland Yard's Inspector Jack Oxby of the artwork and Antiquities Squad and pits him opposed to a mastermind of artwork forgery.

When an unique Leonardo da Vinci folio is going lacking from the Royal Library at Windsor citadel, Oxby is introduced in to enquire. Set in London, ny, and Lake Como, the detective ultimately uncovers a bold paintings forger who blackmails artists into faking Leonardo da Vinci manuscripts, together with early sketches of the Mona Lisa.

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