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The Thought Behind The Shot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The Thought Behind the Shot describes everyday care for an allergic or asthmatic child or adult using physical conditioning from a blend of principals of play, exercise, and sport. Illustrated by Leroy Neiman, this book uses non-invasive techniques of breathing to prepare individuals to calmly cope with an impending or possible threatening asthma attack and eliminate the effects of allergies.
Poussin's Humour
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book hopes it will pose some critical questions of method for the study of the arts. These essays reveal a Nicolas Poussin that has rarely been noticed before. Is that because he has been so honoured as a great classical master – serious painter of serious histories and neo-stoic philosopher – that almost nobody has noticed his humour, or wit.
Inside Matisse
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Matisse, inventor of fauvism and cutouts, was one of the three most influential artists of the early twentieth century.
Virgo en España
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 139,510. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
En los tiempos que corren, atiborrados de libros y novelas sobre Los Templarios, es difícil añadir o encontrar algo nuevo que no se sepa ya de esa Orden ¿O quizá sí?
Monet - Masterpieces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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
The Medieval West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A short thematic history of the Middle Ages for the general reader being Volume 2 of A History of the West.
Templari e Crociati in Sardegna
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Italian. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » European
The first book about the Knights Templar and Hospitaller Order in Sardinia during the Middle Ages
Tuyệt chiêu Tượng kỳ Trung Hoa - thời cổ
Series: Châm ngôn nhà Phật. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Với những thế cờ với tên gọi giàu chất triết lý, nước cờ ngắn gọn, có thể tự giải được ngay trên trang sách, rất hấp dẫn, không cần phải bày cờ và bàn. Tương tự, giải toán, quý bạn có thể nhìn hình vẽ, tự giải thế cờ, sau đó mới xem lời giải thì mới thú vị. Là một trong những cách rèn luyện trí lực, binh pháp và giải trí.
Rembrandt's Artistic Biblical Interpretations, From The Attic Of Civilization
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Rembrandt’s paintings give the reader visual pictures of the biblical teachings and interpretations. Young and old find this a fascinating concept and one that is most appreciated and valued. “A picture is worth a thousand words” and Dr. Girsh’s beautiful interpretations of art, history and Biblical themes are an inspiration – giving the reader enjoyment while learning.
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!
Through Colonial Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The story of Australian Colonial art from precolonial times, discovery, settlement and exploration to the centenary period (1880s) through the eyes of the artists at the time.
Van Gogh - Masterpieces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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.
Manet's Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Édouard Manet, the quintessential painter of modern life, was a man of his times and his paintings were powerful, often shocking and controversial representations of modern society, particularly in his depictions of women.
art book
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Art is a diverse range of human activities and the products of those activities, usually involving imaginative or technical skill. In their most general form these activities include the production of works of art, the criticism of art, the study of the history of art, and the aesthetic dissemination of art.
Francisco Tenllado - Fotografía y Arte Digital Latinoamericano
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
En las décadas del 80 y principios del 90 cuando los desarrollos tecnológicos eran apenas incipientes, la visión del uso de las nuevas tecnologías en el arte estaba solo en la mente de los pioneros. Así es como Francisco Javier Tenllado, llega a incursionar y desarrollar estas técnicas de expresión artística
ANDREA LIENDO - HUMOR E IRONIA Lenguaje digital e imaginario - Tesis de Grado - UNC
Price: $12.60 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
El presente trabajo corresponde a la Tesis de Grado de Andrea Liendo para la Universidad Nacional de Córdoba ( UNC )
History of Painting in Three Easy Chapters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This history of painting is for people who can't tell Baroque from Gothic and Neoclassicism from Pre-Raphaelism and do not necessarily want to go there. It is produced by one who was in the same predicament not long ago. The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is not associated with this book in any way. This book is a companion to the Met Tours iPhone application and contains 4 tours.
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.
Sandro Botticelli And Simonetta Vespucci In Renaissance Florence, Italy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
The details of Simonetta Vespucci's life have been obscured in many respects by a litany of romantic works in the years after her very untimely death at age 23. She was revered by Florentines after she wed a member of the Vespucci family and relocated south of her home in Genoa. Numerous men idolized her including the Medici brothers and the artist who painted her most notably, Sandro Botticelli.
Histoire de l'Art
Price: Free! Words: 45,570. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Même si tous les artistes ne se sont pas toujours exprimés conformément aux canons des mouvements picturaux de leur époque, la notion de "courant”, à prendre avec précaution et avec distance, permet de regrouper d'une manière schématique les différents langages visuels à travers leurs époques et de distinguer d'une manière générale, les grandes étapes de l'histoire de la peinture.