Название: Sorolla And America ISBN: 6078310011 ISBN-13(EAN): 9786078310012 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 5769 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.
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: Perez-barreiro, Gabriel Mosquera, Gerardo Camnitze Название: Contemporary art in latin america ISBN: 190615564X ISBN-13(EAN): 9781906155643 Издательство: Black Dog publishing Рейтинг: Цена: 3459 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Описание: Contemporary Art in Latin America, the second book in Black Dog Publishing's ARTWORLD series, is a bold and rousing exploration of the most significant art being created by Latin American's today. Emerging from complex cultural roots, Latin American art is extraordinarily diverse and original. This book covers a variety of contemporary art methods, looking at photography, installation art, sculpture, painting, textiles, and examines the styles, current perceptions and culture of this region. Contemporary Art in Latin America is an engaging, challenging and inspiring comprehensive survey of the most important art being made in the region today. With essays by esteemed writers and practitioners, and profiles of both established and emerging artists, this volume delves into the region's past, present and future, to examine its position within the contemporary global art world. The work featured shatters stereotypes and clear-cut distinction of the area, blending the personal and the political, the local and the global. Artists featured include H lio Oiticica, Doris Salcedo, Cildo Meireles, Lygia Clark, Jes s Rafael Soto, Lygia Pape, Gabriel Orozco, Oscar Mu oz and Miguel Calder n. With beautiful images and an equally impressive list of contributors, this volume is the ultimate resource for anyone interested in art produced in Latin America today.
Описание: In the fickle world of fashion, little is certain except the sure knowledge that fashions come and go, and today's unfashionable styles are likely to be back in vogue tomorrow. Bikinis, Bell-bottoms and Little Black Dresses chronicles the most influential, exciting and shocking items of clothing of the last 100 years. The trench coat, the trainer and the miniskirt, to name only three, have all changed the way we think about our dress.
Fashion journalist Kate Mulvey charts the evolution of 70 key garments, investigating how their individual stories have helped shape the course of fashion history. Each entry traces the origins of an unforgettable item of clothing, and explores the moment it first made an impact on the world fashion stage, as well as the garments that developed out of it, the personalities who wore it, and its continuing popularity today. With illustrations sourced from fashion features, catwalk shots, advertisements and film stills, Bikinis, Bell-bottoms and Little Black Dresses is an entertaining, stylish overview of modern dress that will thrill fashionistas everywhere.
Автор: Lash Название: America and the Sea ISBN: 0300114028 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300114027 Издательство: Yale University Press Цена: 2911 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: The history of America is largely a history of the sea. This marvellous book features a selection of more than two hundred of the finest objects from Mystic
Seaport that tell the history of America and its maritime heritage. Presented with accessible texts and beautiful reproductions are masterpieces of maritime painting, exquisite photographs
of classic yachts and powerboat races, and diverse prints and watercolours.
Unique examples of American folk art - yarn paintings, reverse paintings on glass, sailors'
valentines, shadowbox ship models, and ships in bottles - are also explored in detail, along with watercraft, scrimshaw, ship figureheads, and silver yachting trophies. Essays written by
distinguished experts describe the individual forms of expression, discuss the artists and craftsmen, and offer commentary on the ways in which America's maritime history is interwoven
with its economic development and cultural history. Elegantly designed and lavishly produced, "America and the Sea" offers intriguing new evidence of the indisputable relevance of
maritime history to American life and art.
Автор: Rockwell, Norman Название: Norman Rockwell`s Spirit of America ISBN: 1419700650 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781419700651 Издательство: Abrams Рейтинг: Цена: 1828 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Norman Rockwell's "Spirit of America" is a new collection of classic Rockwell paintings accompanied by stories, poems, and songs about America. This brand new collection features Rockwell's beloved illustrations of American towns, families, traditions, and more, all culled from the extensive Rockwell archive. Alongside the timeless images are beloved stories about America from writers such as Mark Twain, Jack London, and Louisa May Alcott. The book also features lyrics and music for traditional American songs such as the "Star Spangled Banner" and "God Bless America" and recipes from a classic Americana cookbook, just as in the "Rockwell Christmas Collection". Complete with 8-ready-to-frame, limited edition prints, this book will make the perfect gift for Rockwell fans young and old and is sure to become an Abrams classic.
Автор: de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, Agn?s Название: Brassa? in America, 1957 ISBN: 2080200844 ISBN-13(EAN): 9782080200846 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 1906 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.
Описание: Stephen Crafti has always been drawn to black houses, irrespective of the materials they are constructed in, be they zinc, timber or simply painted. Unlike most houses, which scream for attention, black houses sit quietly, accentuating the often-verdant landscape. There is also a sense of calm and tranquillity with a black home. Crafti doesn't live in a black house, but he recently upgraded a 1930's home. 'Everything I touched was changed to black, from the timber fences to the timber floorboards'. He even added black curtains and planted black bearded irises in his garden. Using black seemed to unify disparate elements in and around his home. While there are numerous black features in Crafti's home, his ideal scenario would be to live in a contemporary black house, with black furniture and black walls. And maybe even a garden filled with black plants. This book, showcasing black houses, is the starting point to this goal and will be organised according to the following themes: Black Exteriors; Living in Black; Details of Black; Kitchens & Dining in Black; and In Black And White.
Название: America In Black And White Hb ISBN: 9492081768 ISBN-13(EAN): 9789492081766 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 4620 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The rediscovery of the stunning work by an American top photographer, whose pictures appeared on the covers of magazines like Time, Life and Sports Illustrated.
Автор: McCulloch J Название: Design In Black & White ISBN: 1864702915 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781864702910 Издательство: Images Рейтинг: Цена: 3862 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: The colours black and white have for centuries represented inimitable luxury and unparalleled glamour. Designers have known about the power of this impeccable pairing for years. This title features the graphic edge of these two tones, and celebrates the design of world`s most popular but understated shades.
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