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5 edition of Lives and works in the arts found in the catalog.

Lives and works in the arts

from the Renaissance to the 20th century.

  • 205 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Sharpe Reference in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts, Modern,
  • Artists -- Biography,
  • Arts, Modern -- History,
  • Artists,
  • Authors,
  • Composers

  • About the Edition

    Surveys the lives and works of European and American writers, artists, and composers from the Renaissance into the twentieth century.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    ContributionsM.E. Sharpe, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX449.5 .L58 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 v. (1216 p.) :
    Number of Pages1216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL976138M
    ISBN 101563248174
    LC Control Number96013236

    Giorgio Vasari (/ v ə ˈ s ɑːr i /, also US: /-ˈ z ɑːr-, v ɑː ˈ z ɑːr i /, Italian: [ˈdʒordʒo vaˈzaːri]; 30 July – 27 June ) was an Italian painter, architect, writer, and historian, best known for his Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, considered the ideological foundation of art-historical writing. He was also the first to use the term Education: Andrea del Sarto. A Biographical History of the Fine Arts, Or, Memoirs of the Lives and Works of Eminent Painters, Engravers, Sculptors, and Architects: A-L Volume 1 of A Biographical History of the Fine Arts, Or, Memoirs of the Lives and Works of Eminent Painters, Engravers, Sculptors, and Architects: From the Earliest Ages to the Present Time.

    Corin said the book includes personal essays and tracks the young organizers’ work since the February shooting. “This book encompasses stories from all of the people who were on Cameron’s living room floor,” Corin said, referring to the early days of the group’s organizing.. Kasky’s living room served as a makeshift headquarters for the students as they began to organize what Author: Remy Smidt.   From Donatello to Dali and Giotto to Giacometti, Artists showcases key examples of work by each artist as well as images of them at work in their studios.A perfect gift purchase for those with an interest in art, art history, or biographies, as well as students of the arts.

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Book Condition: A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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Surveys the lives and works of European and American writers, artists, and composers from the Renaissance into the twentieth century 1. The Renaissance -- 2. The 17th century -- 3. The 18th century -- 4. The romantics -- 5. The 19th century: Europe -- 6. The 19th century: America -- 7.

The 20th century: Europe -- 8. The 20th century: America Pages:   THE COLLECTOR OF LIVES Giorgio Vasari and the Invention of Art By Ingrid Rowland and Noah Charney Illustrated. pp. W. W. Norton & Company. $ It is rare that a .