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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…