Описание: Durer and Beyond presents a selection of 100 works from the Metropolitan Museum's outstanding collection of German, Swiss, Austrian, and Bohemian drawings. Featured are numerous drawings by Albrecht Durer, including his celebrated study sheet with a self-portrait. In addition to drawings by major artists such as Martin Schongauer, Albrecht Altdorfer, Urs Graf, Hans Holbein the Younger, Friedrich Sustris, and Wenceslaus Hollar, the selection also highlights work by lesser known but equally superb draftsmen from the 14th to the end of the 17th century.
Richly illustrated and fully documented with artist biographies, comparative illustrations, and enlightening commentary on the variety, quality, and purpose of the featured drawings, this book makes a significant scholarly contribution to a field that has not been widely explored.
Описание: The authors take a look at a variety of types of painting by artists such as Holbein, Raphael, Titian and Bronzino providing insight into the meanings of individual pictures and their purpose as they explore the materials, procedures, practices and the social position of the artist of the 1500s.
Описание: Housing one of the finest and most comprehensive collections in the world, The Metropolitan Museum of Art is a living encyclopaedia of art. Cultures spanning
the globe and dating from the ancient world to the present are represented in this beautifully illustrated book, which features over 250 masterpieces from the Museum's collection. The
objects are arranged in chronological order by culture, beginning with ancient Egypt and ending with the twentieth century in Europe and America.
Insightful text opens each
section and provides historical and cultural background, while in-depth commentary accompanies each featured work.
Описание: Features a compendium of the Metropolitan Museum`s finest European paintings dating from 1800 to 1920. This work focuses on French art of this period, of which the Museum possesses the most comprehensive collection outside of France; however, it also includes pictures by artists of other nationalities.
Описание: Visit The Metropolitan Museum of Art every day of the year with this exciting desk calendar featuring 315 vivid masterpieces from the Met.
Автор: Marzio, Peter C Название: Masterpieces from/museum/fine art housto ISBN: 030016372X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300163728 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 3840 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Offers the author`s personal commentary on more than 100 of his favourite masterpieces chosen from the nearly 60,000 works in The Museum of Fine Arts`, Houston, permanent collection. This title begins with a majestic sculpture of an ibex, c 3000 BC, and concludes with the astonishing animated video City Glow, by Chiho Aoshima, created in 2005.
Описание: The Princeton University Art Museum`s collection of Spanish drawings includes masterworks by artists such as Jusepe de Ribera (1591-1652), Francisco Goya (1746-1828), Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), and Salvador Dali (1904-1989). In this book, each of the 95 drawings is reproduced in colour, often accompanied by comparative illustrations.
Описание: The Art Institute of Chicago houses one of the world`s greatest collections of late- 19th-century French art. This book highlights more than 100 of the museum`s masterpieces, from the bold works of Edouard Manet, an important figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism, to Claude Monet`s light-filled paintings.