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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,

Lindsay, Ivan - The History of Loot and Stolen Art, e-kirja

The History of Loot and Stolen Art

Lindsay, Ivan


The author of this enthralling book aims to present a well-illustrated and documented alternative history of the Western World through graphic accounts of looting and art theft from the time of Sargon, ruler of Syria in 721 BC, to the present day. Almost…

Grossman, Seth D. - Personality Disorders in Modern Life, e-kirja

Personality Disorders in Modern Life

Grossman, Seth D.

Alk. 206,90€

A revision of the leading textbook on personality disorders by renowned expert Theodore Millon
"Personalities are like impressionistic paintings. At a distance, each person is 'all of a piece'; up close, each is a bewildering complexity of moods, cognitions, and motives."

Souter, Janet - O'Keeffe, e-kirja


Souter, Janet


She, however, resented the sexual connotations people attached to her paintings, especially during the 1920s when Freudian theories became a form of what today might be termed “pop psychology”. The legacy she left behind is a unique vision that translates the complexity

Guerman, Mikhaïl - Kandinsky, e-kirja


Guerman, Mikhaïl


Der russische Maler Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944) gilt als einer der Ersten, die sich auf das Feld der abstrakten Kunst gewagt haben. Trotz negativer Reaktionen einiger Kollegen bestand er darauf, sein Innenleben mithilfe der Abstraktion darzustellen.…