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Ancient Pottery Art (preColumbian America)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Ceramic portraits in pre-Columbian America and their moulds (like negative film) reflect the agricultural revolution from millennia before Christ, as in the 19th century’s industrial revolution in Europe, when the bon bourgeois reproduced his image in a mechanical way -the photography- or the ability “to seem to himself”, in a way only possible for the Kings and members of the nobility.
The History of European Art in 60 Minutes or Less
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Travelers to Europe or first-year art history students will enjoy this quick and friendly read. Using full-colour high-quality images of some of the world’s most revered art works, "The History of European Art in 60 Minutes or Less" takes you through the story of European art – from prehistoric times through to contemporary -- in under an hour.
600 African Proverbs
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Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A list of wise words in the form of African proverbs from across the different tribes and nations of the continent.
Epic Images of Civil War Battles ~ Changing Views of a War: Bibliography
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Series: Assorted Writings, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This is the full length bibliography.
Erotic Art of Khajuraho Temples
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Khajuraho is now under the protection of the Archaeological Survey of India which has found many more underground temples at this site. The destination is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the seven wonders of India. Every evening there is a show here about the art, philosophy and history of Khajuraho.
The Great Phase 2
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 3 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
One of the most elusive pioneers of New York City graffiti granted a rare interview in 1982.
Monet - Masterpieces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Monet was a French artist and a leading member of the Impressionist group of painters. Monet’s exquisite sensitivity to light, color, and detail was central to his work. Cézanne characterized Monet as “only an eye– yet what an eye”. “People discuss my art and pretend to understand as if it were necessary to understand, when it's simply necessary to love.. “ - Claude Monet
Van Gogh - Masterpieces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Vincent Van Gogh Dutch Post-Impressionist Painter In the world of art, Vincent van Gogh masterpieces are some of the most famous works of all. Vincent van Gogh created over 900 paintings in just under a decade and some of those works are indeed, masterpieces. A few of the most important ones are presented in this book.