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Charles, Victoria - 1000 Paintings of Genius, e-kirja

1000 Paintings of Genius

Charles, Victoria


There are paintings that captured the feeling of an era and those that signaled the beginning of a new one. Works of art that were immediately recognised for their genius, and others that were at first met with resistance. All have stood the test of time and in their

Charles, Victoria - Renaissance Paintings, e-kirja

Renaissance Paintings

Charles, Victoria


In utter contrast to the obscurity of the medieval period which preceded it, the rapid and unexpected arrival of the Renaissance conquered Europe during the 14th to the 16th centuries. Placing man at its centre, the actors of this illustrious movement…

Leyton, Michael - The Structure of Paintings, e-kirja

The Structure of Paintings

Leyton, Michael


Table of contents
1. Shape as Memory Storage
2. Expressiveness of Line
3. The Evolution Laws
4. Smoothness-Breaking

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Rosenthal, T.G. - On Art and Artists, e-kirja

On Art and Artists

Rosenthal, T.G.


Yeats and the paintings of August Strindberg. There is a profile of Walter and Eva Neurath, founders of the art-book publishers Thames & Hudson, the author’s first employers; an essay on Anti-Semitism in England; and an obituary of Matthew Hodgart, who at Cambridge,

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen - Sapphic Art, e-kirja

Sapphic Art

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen


The poetess Sappho did not, in any way, facilitate the relationship between men and women, with her admirable Ode to Aphrodite which celebrates the love and sexuality between two women. With the liberalization of morals, female homosexuality is part of…

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen - L’extase, e-kirja


Döpp, Hans-Jürgen


L’acte d’amour fige le visage en une expression indéfinissable, d’une exceptionnelle intensité. Chaque femme, chaque homme connaît alors un instant de bonheur absolu, qui s’inscrit dans ses yeux, sur ses lèvres. Une onde de plaisir vient ponctuer…

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen - The Erotic Orient, e-kirja

The Erotic Orient

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen


Since The Turkish Bath (1863) by the French painter Ingres, the Far Eastern woman has to many been a symbol of pleasures out of reach or forbidden. Seafaring explorers, military adventurers and simple travellers from Europe over the centuries have all…

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen - Objects of Desire - The Eroticism of Touch, e-kirja

Objects of Desire - The Eroticism of Touch

Döpp, Hans-Jürgen


Since humans first began thinking creatively – as opposed to merely procreatively – about sex, men and women have spiced up their love lives with this and that. Every civilization has come up with its own sex objects and sex toys. From rudimentarily-fashioned…