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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.
Свастика в Северной Америке
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Публикуемые материалы носят научный, исследовательский характер и не преследуют цели пропаганды нацизма, национальной и расовой нетерпимости.
Esoterica
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » European
This book is a record of an exploration of the links between The Green Man, the Templars, and Baphomet, with a journey to Santiago de Compostela. It's a journey through time and space spread over a couple of decades and founded in a mostly familiar world, a journey of a few thousand miles, a travelogue of sorts which became a Quest for signs and symbols and art rooted in an earlier time.
The Essence Of Bloomsbury - The Bloomsbury Group
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
The Bloomsbury Group or Set—were a group of English writers, intellectuals, philosophers and artists, the best known members included Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes, E. M. Forster and Lytton Strachey. Many of them met at Cambridge University and lived, worked or studied together near Bloomsbury. They influenced literature, aesthetics, criticism, and economics, feminism, Pacifism and sexuality
Milestones of Art: Vincent Van Gogh: The Chase of Ravens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
An illustrated biography on Vincent Van Gogh
Byzantine Architecture. Chapter 6 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Memory Lane or How to Survive in a World Where Selfie Sticks Are a Thing
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The tragic tale of a young man who is disconnected from society and is blinded by an insurmountable nostalgia for the 90's. The young protagonist Otto H. is unable to cope with reality and change. Through the use of drugs and a growing love for his image Otto tries to make peace with the modern age that has replaced the vibrant and artistic last decade of the 20th century. Interwoven with Ovid's t
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.
The Magic Hand
You set the price! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Realization of superimposed drawings, with a very old method, which crossed all the mysteries of the history until the man of vitruvian. An original creation of the illustrator, Lunéville Déborah, which will make you sketch a smile work, and a tendency to discover through the Artist, which demonstrates the awakening of art or its cultural strength, in the face of the evolution of new technologies.
Des Pigments Bleus oubliés
Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: French. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Ce livre sur les pigments médiévaux étudie le bleu de chaux, l'indigo et le bleu de bleuet. Les recettes de ces couleurs sont étudiées et comparées. Les ingrédients, notamment la chaux, fait partie de cette étude.
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.
The Museum Of Truth Vol.1
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » History
Explore this fascinating museum and galleries and open up the truth.
Tribute to Frank Marshall — America's Geppetto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
America's Geppetto—Frank Marshall— the unsung artist who created scores of wooden characters that captured the imaginations of young and old for decades.
Gothic Architecture. Chapter 8 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
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。
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.