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The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Greece

by Judith M. Barringer

<p>This richly illustrated, four-colour textbook introduces the art and archaeology of ancient Greece, from the Bronze Age through to the Roman conquest. Suitable for students with no prior knowledge of ancient art, this textbook reviews the ...

ISBN: 9781139984805

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The Art Book

Mini Format

by Phaidon Editors

ISBN: 9780714867960

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The Art Book

by DK

Embark on a tour of the world's greatest artistic movements and works, from prehistoric cave paintings to performance art with <i>The Art Book</i>, the latest in the stunning <i>Big Ideas </i>series. <BR><i>The Art Book </i>explores the most ...

ISBN: 9780241239018

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The Art Museum

by Editors Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714875026

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The Art of Armenia

An Introduction

by Christina Maranci

<p>Though immediately recognizable in public discourse as a modern state in a political &quot;hot zone,&quot; Armenia has a material history and visual culture that reaches back to the Paleolithic era. This book presents a timely and much-needed

ISBN: 9780190935887

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The Art of Building in the Classical World

Vision, Craftsmanship, and Linear Perspective in Greek and Roman Architecture

by John R. Senseney

<p>This book examines the application of drawing in the design process of classical architecture, exploring how the tools and techniques of drawing developed for architecture subsequently shaped theories of vision and representations of the ...

ISBN: 9781139036269

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The Art of Champa

by Jean-François Hubert

<p>In the 5th century, the Champa kingdom held sway over a large area of today’s Vietnam. Several magnificent structures still testify to their former presence in the Nha Trang region. Cham sculpture was worked in a variety of materials, ...

ISBN: 9781783107391

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The Art of Contact

Comparative Approaches to Greek and Phoenician Art

by S. Rebecca Martin

<p>The proem to Herodotus's history of the Greek-Persian wars relates the long-standing conflict between Europe and Asia from the points of view of the Greeks' chief antagonists, the Persians and Phoenicians. However humorous or fantastical ...

ISBN: 9780812293944

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The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art

by Sebastian Smee

Genius, friend, rival- this is the story of four pairs of artists whose intense relationships spurred and shaped their art.<BR><BR>Matisse and Picasso. Manet and Degas. Bacon and Freud. De Kooning and Pollock. Eight of the most significant ...

ISBN: 9781925240351

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The Art of the Body

Antiquity and its Legacy

by Michael Squire

<p>The art of the human body is arguably the most important and wide-ranging legacy bequeathed to us by Classical antiquity. Not only has it directed the course of western image-making, it has shaped our collective cultural imaginary - as ideal,

ISBN: 9780857738561

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The Art of the People

by William Morris

<p>This early work by William Morris was originally published in 1899 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. William Morris was born in London, England in 1834. Arguably best known as a textile designer, he ...

ISBN: 9781473367067

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The Artificial Body in Fashion and Art

Marionettes, Models and Mannequins

by Adam Geczy

<p>Artificial bodies constructed in human likeness, from uncanny automatons to mechanical dolls, have long played a complex and subtle role in human identity and culture. This book takes a range of these bodies, from antiquity to the present ...

ISBN: 9781472595980

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The Artist Project

by Metropolitan Museum of Art

ISBN: 9780714873541

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The Barbizon School and the Origins of Impressionism

by Steven Adams

ISBN: 9780714836232

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The Barbizon School and the Origins of Impressionism

by Steven Adams

ISBN: 9780714829197

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The Baroque in Architectural Culture, 1880-1980

by Professor Andrew Leach, Professor John Macarthur & Professor Maarten Delbeke

<p>In his landmark volume Space, Time and Architecture, Sigfried Giedion paired images of two iconic spirals: Tatlin’s Monument to the Third International and Borromini’s dome for Sant’Ivo alla Sapienza. The values shared between the baroque age

ISBN: 9781472459930

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The Battle for Home

Memoir of a Syrian Architect

by Marwa al-Sabouni & Roger Scruton

<p>Drawing on the author's personal experience of living and working as an architect in Syria, this book offers an eyewitness perspective on the country's bitter conflict through the lens of architecture, showing how the built environment offers

ISBN: 9780500773277

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The Book of Wonder

by Marco Polo

<p>The most renowned travel story of the Middle Ages has never lost its allure. A story of true wonder, Marco Polo's experiences as well as the reported myths, transport us to the heart of Central Asia, China, Indochina, and the Indian Ocean. ...

ISBN: 9781783107957

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The Boundaries of Art and Social Space in Rome

The Caged Bird and Other Art Forms

by Dr Frederick Jones

<p>This volume focuses on four cultural phenomena in the Roman world of the late Republic - the garden, a garden painting, tapestry, and the domestic caged bird. They accept or reject a categorisation as art in varying degrees, but they show ...

ISBN: 9781472529992

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The Bronze Object in the Middle Ages

by Ittai Weinryb

<p>This book presents the first full length study in English of monumental bronzes in the Middle Ages. Taking as its point of departure the common medieval reception of bronze sculpture as living or animated, the study closely analyzes the ...

ISBN: 9781316537732

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