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Samuels, Shirley - Facing America : Iconography and the Civil War, ebook

Facing America : Iconography and the Civil War

Samuels, Shirley


Facing America: Iconography and the Civil War investigates and explains the changing face of America during the Civil War. To conjure a face for the nation, author Shirley Samuels also explores the body of the nation imagined both physically and metaphorically, arguing that the Civil War

Smith, Tyler Jo - A Companion to Greek Art, ebook

A Companion to Greek Art

Smith, Tyler Jo


A comprehensive, authoritative account of the development Greek Art through the 1st millennium BC.An invaluable resource for scholars dealing with the art, material culture and history of the post-classical worldIncludes voices from such diverse fields…

Bossan, Marie-Josèphe - The Art of the Shoe, ebook

The Art of the Shoe

Bossan, Marie-Josèphe


Illustrated with an iconography that is exceptional both for its aestheticism and the pieces chosen, this book is a reference for historians, sociologists and for the fashion victims and designers…

Milyayeva, Lyudmila - Icons, ebook


Milyayeva, Lyudmila


Icons are discussed by one of the world-renowned experts on early Christian iconography, offering a valuable point of reference for specialists, as well as students.

Ivanov, Anatoly - Les Trésors perdus de l'art persan, ebook

Les Trésors perdus de l'art persan

Ivanov, Anatoly


Certains des trésors de l’art perse ont été conservés au musée de l’Ermitage à Saint-Pétersbourg, et dans d’autres institutions culturelles de Moscou ou des anciennes républiques de l’Union soviétique. Pour la plupart, ils sont aujourd’hui…

Ivanov, Anatoly - Die Kunst Persiens, ebook

Die Kunst Persiens

Ivanov, Anatoly


Einige der prunkvollsten Schätze persischer Kunst befinden sich in den Archiven der Eremitage. Lange verloren geglaubt, wurden sie doch wiedergefunden, katalogisiert und werden jetzt in diesem Bildband mit einer unvergleichlichen Auswahl an Farbabbildungen…