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A Bangkok Temple Map - for Khaosan Road & Dusit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Walking guides for BKK's notorious Khaosan Rd. & regal imperial Dusit district ... Incl. 3 itineraries with maps, covering 16 temples ... feat. the glorious marble splendor of Wat Benjamabophit, BKK's Tallest Standing Buddha & Thailand's most expensive amulets ... Also: background for each temple, architectural guides, regional history, hundreds of photos, free postcards & gold.
Symbolics of Antique Coins. Swastika and David's Star
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Symbols – a swastika and "David's Star" are widely widespread. In this work distribution of these symbols on antique coins (is considered up to 600). Coins with a three-beam (Celtic) swastika which were available not only for Celts, but also in Persia, India and Asia Minor aren't considered.
Ottoman Art
Series: History. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by ACE Publication INC. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book is basically an ottoman art with illuminators, miniaturists and bookbinders working together to create an illustrated manuscript.
A History of Western Art
Price: $3.00 USD. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Essay » Literature
a concise history of the arts that will allow you to develop your general knowledge in a fun way (video-audio). The essence of a period in a few pages. For the young and the young at heart!
Teaching Art History the Fun Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Experimental methods
Teaching Art History The fun Way ~ It's a Scream is a handbook for teaching art history using games, food, music, and clothing as memory aids and interest catchers. Chronologically, from pre-historic to modern times, historical highlights are dovetailed with studio work.
Коловрат в России
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: Russian. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Before you fruit of the 30 year's tedious work of researcher Alexander Tarunin, for which book became the meaning of life. The materials published bear purely scientific, research nature.
Wimsey the Bloodhound's Institute of Houndish Art Volume Four
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Wimsey the Bloodhound believes that all pictures look better with a Hound in them--even if they were painted by Leonardo! Aided and abetted by his French Bulldog colleague, Professor Pluto, Wimsey has "improved" some of the world's best-loved and most renowned art masterpieces by placing himself at the center of the action. Painting will never be the same!
Skrót historii architektury innych kultur
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: Polish. Published: July 5, 2019 by KWI Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History
Budowle innych kultur, jak Indie, Chiny, Japonia, Ameryka Środkowa i Południowa (Majowie, Aztekowie, Inkowie) lub kraje Arabskie, miały charakter "ducha czasu i miejsca", kształtowany przez dominujące religie (Hinduizm, Buddyzm, Islam, Shinto i inne). Nie miały znacznego wpływu na style architektury ogólnoświatowej.
Fra Angelico Dominican Monk And Early Renaissance Painter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / History
Italian art historian Giorgio Vasari described Fra Angelico as an artist who possessed "a rare and perfect talent". Fra used brilliant blues, reds, greens and golds in his paintings. These hues embellished the religious characters which were his subjects, almost exclusively. My ebook was researched using mostly 19th and early 20th century newspapers. One Angelico painting was found in N. Carolina.
Amedeo Modigliani Bohemian Artist of Paris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Art
Amedeo Modigliani was a sickly youth who developed typhoid fever as a teen in Italy. Before coming to Paris in 1906 he made earlier stops in Amalfi, Capri, Rome, Venice and Florence. My e-book makes reference to a number of sources including a biography published by the painter's daughter Jeanne Modigliani. Jeanne disputes many of the myths that surrounded her father, who died in Paris in 1920.
MEXICO! 1st in the YEAR OF GOLD Series
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The "Year of Gold" series represents a full year living with the people, eating, traveling the way they do which allows for the most interesting and unique memories. There are full color Illustrations accompanied by some bizarre, even harrowing experiences. Humorous events are sprinkled throughout this 6-part series. The sights are breath-taking; the activities rare and "unforgettable
Taddeo Gaddi Florentine Artist and Builder of the Ponte Vecchio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / History
Taddeo Gaddi's life was profiled by Croatian-born Italian writer Franco Sacchetti. The historian tells us that after Giotto's death Gaddi became depressed about the prospects of art in 14th century Florence. By 1342 Gaddi had left his master Giotto and journeyed to Pisa, Italy. While there he painted in San Francseco and Campo Santo. Together Gaddi and Giotto painted "The Life of St. Francis".
Erotic Art of Khajuraho Temples
Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: 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.
Символика средневековых монет. Свастика и звезда Давида
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Russian. Published: January 29, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
На деньгах мира используется различная символика. Наиболее распространенным символом в 19-21 веках является пятиконечная звезда («печать царя Соломона») значение которой изменилось до противоположности. В данной работе рассматривается распространение символа свастики.
Інтэрпрэтацыі
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 10, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Мастацтвазнаўца, па сутнасці, — інтэрпрэтатар, “перакладчык” твораў выяўленчага мастацтва. Візуальную мову ён ператлумачвае на мову вербальную і пры гэтым дадае ўласныя разважанні наконт пэўнага твора альбо перыяду творчай біяграфіі. Каб зразумець, наколькі Мікалаю Паграноўскаму тое ўдалося, трэба, як мінімум, прачытаць гэтую кнігу. Ніколі ён не дазваляў сабе такіх вольнасцяў, як “замураваць” маст
Symboles de monnaies antiques La croix gammée et l'Étoile de David
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: French. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Largement les symboles – la croix gammée et «l'Étoile de David». Dans le travail donné on examine la diffusion de ces symboles sur les pièces antiques (jusqu'à 600).
Mistero al museo. Storia di un furto alla GAM
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: Italian. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Un misterioso furto si consuma tra le sale della Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Palermo. Durante le indagini ci si ritroverà non solo a seguire il capitano e i suoi tentativi di smascherare il colpevole ma anche a scoprire l'emozionante bellezza che nasce da un'opera d'arte.
Stare cywilizacje słynne budowle
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: Polish. Published: July 5, 2019 by KWI Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Trzy tysiące lat starożytności zaznaczyło się wieloma znakomitymi dziełami sztuki i architektury. Znane są jako „Siedem cudów Świata Starożytnego”. Splendor ich możemy wyobrażać sobie dzięki zachowanym ilustracjom i opisom ówczesnych historyków, a potwierdzenie istnienia wykopaliskom archeologicznym. Niektóre z nich można zaliczyć do „Siedmiu cudów Świata Nowożytnego".
谈谈诗 聊聊画 苦瓜和尚画语录
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 9, 2020 by PACE PUBLISHING INC. LIMITED. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
《苦瓜和尚画语录》又名《石涛画语录》《画语录》《石涛画谱》,共18 章,系统地论述了山水画理论。*章是总纲,提出了全书的中心论题——“一画”之法,第二、三章分别从“了法”与“变化”两个方面进一步阐述“一画”之法的精髓,从第四章开始到第十八章详细地论述了“一画”之法在“笔墨”“运腕”“皴法”“境界”等各个方面的应用。全书先总后分,由具而微,其理论性、系统性和高度概括性在中国绘画史上首屈一指。本书以清乾嘉时期大藏书家鲍廷博、鲍士恭父子刊刻的《知不足斋丛书》为底本,并以《中国书画全书》(第八册)收录的《苦瓜和尚画语录》为参照本,加以校勘,在参考吴冠中、朱良志等大家注解的基础上进行注释和翻译。为了使读者更全面地了解石涛的绘画理论,本书在每个篇章之后附短文一篇作为拓展阅读,内容涉及石涛的人生经历、艺术生涯、生平趣事及其画论、画作,以及他在其他艺术领域取得的成就等,全方位地为读者介绍了这位画坛巨匠。
The Great Phase 2
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 3 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
One of the most elusive pioneers of New York City graffiti granted a rare interview in 1982.