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Carl, Klaus - Rococo, ebook

Rococo

Carl, Klaus

9,85€

Deriving from the French word rocaille, in reference to the curved forms of shellfish, and the Italian barocco, the French created the term ‘Rococo’. Appearing at the beginning of the 18th century, it rapidly spread to the whole of Europe. Extravagant and light, Rococo

Carl, Klaus - Le Rococo, ebook

Le Rococo

Carl, Klaus

9,85€

En associant le mot rocaille, référence aux formes alambiquées des coquillages, à l’italien baroco, les Français donnèrent naissance au terme de rococo. Apparu au début du XVIIIe siècle, il s’étendit rapidement à l’ensemble de l’Europe. Extravagant et aérien, le

Goncourt, Edmond - Fragonard, ebook

Fragonard

Goncourt, Edmond

5,50€

A painter and printmaker of the Rococo movement, Jean- Honoré Fragonard (1732-1806) is recognised as one of France’s most prolific artists. His genius however almost went forgotten after the Revolution due to the expanding influence of neo-classicism and the loss of his bourgeoisie clientele.

Goncourt, Edmond - Fragonard, ebook

Fragonard

Goncourt, Edmond

5,50€

Poète de l’Art d’aimer du temps », voilà comment les Goncourt définissent Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732-1806), un des artistes les plus importants de sa génération, qui a pourtant failli plonger dans l’oubli, dépassé par l’influence grandissante…

Carl, Klaus H. - German Painting, ebook

German Painting

Carl, Klaus H.

10,95€

In a country only unified since 1871, German culture and art is derived from ancient tradition. Studying German painting requires viewing it on a different scale, larger than the current geographical frontiers. From the Middle Ages through to the New…

Carl, Klaus H. - La Peinture allemande, ebook

La Peinture allemande

Carl, Klaus H.

10,95€

La culture et l’art allemand sont issus d’une tradition ancienne, bien que le pays ne se soit unifié qu’en 1871. Étudier la peinture allemande demande donc de la comprendre selon une échelle différente, plus large que les limites géographiques…

Walsh, Linda - A Guide to Eighteenth-Century Art, ebook

A Guide to Eighteenth-Century Art

Walsh, Linda

89,10€

A Guide to Eighteenth-Century Art offers an introductory overview of the art, artists, and artistic movements of this period, and the social, economic, philosophical, and political debates that helped shape them. It uses an innovative framework to highlight…

Stephenson, David - Visions of Heaven, ebook

Visions of Heaven

Stephenson, David

51,60€

The Baroque and Rococo in Central and Eastern Europe
6. The Nineteenth Century
7. The Dome in European Architecture
Victoria Hammond

Charles, Victoria - Neoclassicism, ebook

Neoclassicism

Charles, Victoria

7,00€

It was a reaction against both the surviving Baroque and Rococo styles, and a desire to return to the perceived ""purity"" of the arts of Rome. The important artists of the movement include the sculptors Antonio Canova,Jean-Antoine Houdon and Bertel Thorvaldsen, and