500 Years of Illustration: From Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell by Howard Simon

By Howard Simon

For operating artists and scholars alike, this can be an unequalled treasury of the tools, innovations, and examples of significant illustrators from the sunrise of printing to the twentieth century. that includes works via Goya, Hogarth, Dürer, Morris, Doré, Beardsley, and others, it serves as a reference in addition to a pleasant searching book.

Show description

Read or Download 500 Years of Illustration: From Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell Kent (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) PDF

Best art history books

Jerry Bywaters: A Life in Art (American Studies Series)

As an artist, paintings critic, museum director, and artwork educator, Jerry Bywaters reshaped the Texas paintings international and attracted nationwide attractiveness for Texas artists. this primary full-scale biography explores his lifestyles and paintings within the context of twentieth-century American paintings, revealing Bywaters' very important position within the improvement of regionalist portray.

Renegotiating the Body: Feminist Art in 1970s London

What makes paintings ‘feminist art’? even supposing feminist artists do have a distinct aesthetic, there should be no crucial feminist aesthetic, argues Kathy Battista during this interesting new paintings background. Domesticity, the physique, its strains and sexuality became favorite issues in modern feminist perform yet the place did those preoccupations commence and the way did they arrive to suggest a selected kind of paintings?

Pierre Pugets "Milon von Kroton". Mythologie und Skulptur (German Edition)

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2015 im Fachbereich Kunst - Kunstgeschichte, be aware: 2,3, Universität Stuttgart (Institut für Kunstgeschichte), Veranstaltung: Skulptur und Plastik, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Im Jahre 1682 schuf Pierre Puget, barocker Bildhauer und Schiffsmaler, eine Darstellung der Legende von Milons Tod im Wald von Kroton.

Leonardo da Vinci The Amboise Connection

This booklet was once written to commemorate the five hundredth anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s loss of life in 1519 at Clos Lucé, Amboise, France. this can be the place he and his portray of the Mona Lisa spent his final 3 years. Leonardo’s lifestyles all started together with his illegitimacy in Florence, popularity and luck in Milan, public humiliation in Rome and ended because the shut buddy of the main robust king in Europe.

Extra resources for 500 Years of Illustration: From Albrecht Dürer to Rockwell Kent (Dover Fine Art, History of Art)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.85 of 5 – based on 19 votes