Автор: John Rockwell Название: Norman Rockwell`s Faith of America ISBN: 0896600661 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780896600669 Издательство: Abbeville Press Цена: 1949 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Collects Norman Rockwell's most inspirational paintings, portraying along the way the family, friends, and townspeople who intimately knew Rockwell and influenced his work.
Название: Sorolla And America ISBN: 6078310011 ISBN-13(EAN): 9786078310012 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: от 5220 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida (1863-1923) first achieved major international success with his painting Otra Margarita! (Another Marguerite!) (1892), for which he received first prize at the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 in Chicago. This painting was also the first work by the Spanish artist to enter an American institution when it was donated to the Museum of Fine Arts (today the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum) at Washington University in St. Louis in 1894. Sorolla's fame in America grew; in 1909, more than 150,000 visitors attended an exhibition of Sorolla's art at The Hispanic Society of America in New York in 1909. Furthermore, the artist was invited to the White House to paint the portrait of President William Howard Taft. The landmark exhibition of 1909 was followed two years later by another major show of more than 150 of his paintings held at the Art Institute of Chicago and the St. Louis Art Museum. Sorolla and America explores the artist's relationship with early twentieth century America through the lens of those who commissioned him, those who collected his works, and those artists, such as John Singer Sargent and William Merritt Chase, with whom Sorolla closely associated. Particular attention is dedicated to the artist's association with The Hispanic Society of America and with key figures like Archer Milton Huntington and Thomas Fortune Ryan.
Название: Revolution: Art In Russia, 1917-1932 ISBN: 1910350435 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781910350430 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 4180 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Revolution: Russian Art, 1917-1932 encapsulates a momentous period in Russian history that is vividly expressed in the diversity of art produced between 1917, the year of the October Revolution, and 1932 when Stalin began to suppress the avant-garde and its debates. Based around the great exhibition of 1932 held at the State Russian Museum in Leningrad, the book explores the fascinating themes and artistic developments of the first fifteen years of the Soviet state, including painting, sculpture, ceramics, posters, graphics and film. The exhibition itself was to be the swansong of avant-garde art in Russia: new policies quickly ensured that Socialist Realism - collective in production, public in manifestation and Communist in ideology - was to become the only acceptable art form. This volume is a timely and authoritative exploration of how modern art in all its forms flourished, was recognised, celebrated, and broken by implacable authority all within fifteen years.
Описание: Culled from the archives of the prestigious 65-year-old photo agency founded by Henri Cartier Bresson, this collection of images from internationally renowned photographers is a compelling record of the recent decades of worldwide revolution.
The history of revolution is as old as humanity; yet it is only since the invention of photography that we have been able to discern the realities of these conflicts from the distance of time. Starting with the Hungarian uprising in 1956 and culminating with the most recent triumphs and tragedies of the »Arab Spring«, this book brings together hundreds of color and black-and-white images that depict historic events from a human perspective. Iconic images from revolutions in Prague, Nicaragua, Tiananmen Square, Romania, Ukraine, Poland, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and other locations are introduced in double-page spreads featuring the images of Magnum photographers such as Raymond Depardon, Burt Glinn, Rene Burri, Josef Koudelka, Susan Meiselas, and many more. Introduced by renowned »New Yorker« journalist Jon Lee Anderson, and featuring texts and interviews by Paul Watson, this uplifting and important book offers, for the first time, a collective understanding of the universal dream of freedom and the inevitability of change.
Название: Mexico: A Revolution in Art, 1910-1940 ISBN: 1907533303 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781907533303 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Цена: 3621 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (4 шт.) Описание: In the first half of the twentieth century Mexico was home to a burgeoning of art comparable in energy to the political revolution that shook the country between 1910 and 1920. This surge of artistic activity is the subject of this compelling new book, which presents the work of Mexican artists – from the social-realist painters Diego Rivera and David Alfaro Siqueiros to the photographers Agustin Jimenez and Manuel Alvarez Bravo – alongside that of their international contemporaries who visited Mexico in search of inspiration, political sympathies or an alternative way of life, figures as diverse as Philip Guston, Josef and Anni Albers, and Edward Burra. Illustrated with some 150 striking images, Adrian Locke’s incisive text explores the artistic documentation of the dramatic changes wrought by the revolution, the government’s role in employing artists to promote its reforms, the emergence of a native modernism, and the remarkable contribution of European and American artists and intellectuals, including Eisenstein, Trotsky and Andre Breton, to Mexico’s cultural renaissance.
Описание: Painting in Latin America, 1550--1820: From Conquest to Independence surveys the diverse styles, subjects, and iconography of painting in Latin America between the 16th and 19th centuries. While European art forms were widely disseminated, copied, and adapted throughout Latin America, colonial painting is not a derivative extension of Europe. The ongoing debate over what to call it--mestizo, hybrid, creole, indo-hispanic, tequitqui--testifies to a fundamental yet unresolved question of identity. Comparing and contrasting the Viceroyalties of New Spain, with its center in modern-day Mexico, and Peru, the authors explore the very different ways the two regions responded to the influence of the Europeans and their art. A wide range of art and artists are considered, some for the first time. Rich with new photography and primary research, this book delivers a wealth of new insight into the history of images and the history of art.
Описание: "Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?" asked a prominent art historian Linda Nochlin in a provocative 1971 essay. This book features four prominent critics and curators who describe the impact of women artists on contemporary art since the advent of the feminist movement. They include: Ellen Gallagher, Jenny Holzer, Judy Pfaff, and others.
Описание: Now available as a revised and fully updated edition, this book examines the rise of women artists in the late twentieth century, viewed through the work of twelve key figures.
Автор: Chiu, Melissa. Название: Art and China`s Revolution ISBN: 0300140649 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300140644 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 7132 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Focuses on artwork produced from the 1950s to the 1970s, when Mao Zedong was in leadership. This book argues that important contributions were made during this period that require fuller consideration in Chinese art history, especially with relevance to the contemporary world.
Описание: Paintings of upper-class men and women tell an important part of the history of costumes, but surviving garments themselves reveal even more. This book features 18th- and early-19th-century garments from the premiere collection of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. It is illustrated with more than 300 colour photographs.
Автор: de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, Agn?s Название: Brassa? in America, 1957 ISBN: 2080200844 ISBN-13(EAN): 9782080200846 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 1724 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Offers a discovery of more than 150 photographs in black and white and in color, from a legendary photographer, Brassai.
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