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Cold War Expressionism: Perverting the Politics of Perception/Bombast, Blacklists and Blockades in the Postwar Art World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book is an expose of the art world after World War II where a new triumphalism and a growing conservatism on the part of the US helped bring to power a depoliticized art which went under the rubric of Abstract Expressionism and which functioned as an advertisement for American capitalism while erasing the social impulses of prior European Modernisms and the American Social Expresionists.
The Museum Of Truth Vol.1
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Explore this fascinating museum and galleries and open up the truth.
Sandro Botticelli And Simonetta Vespucci In Renaissance Florence, Italy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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
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Price: Free! Words: 45,570. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: 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.
Womanifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A treatise on art and poetry, in poetic form; written in conjunction with the founding of the 5089 Post Mail Art Movement.
Buddhist Art in Asia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Buddhist Art in Asia is a fascinating account of the spread of Buddhism from India, its land of origin, to other countries in East and Southeast Asia. Like many other religions, Buddhism found expression in the art and architecture of the various cultures it touched, but with a marked Indian influence, as vividly described and richly illustrated in this book.
Des Pigments bleus oubliés en .pdf
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Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: French. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: 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 publiées et comparées. Les ingrédients, notamment la chaux, fait partie de cette étude.
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.
Virginia Woolf, Monks House And The Bloomsbury Set.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Virginia Woolf was one of the most important and inspirational authors of the 20th century. She was intimately linked with Monks House in Sussex and the members of the Bloomsbury set particularly Vanessa Bell (her sister). The Bloomsbury set were equally inspirational in Post impressionist painting and interior design. This book follows the story of Virginia, Monks House and the Bloomsbury set fro
A History of Western Art
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Price: $3.00 USD. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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!
Des Pigments Bleus oubliés
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Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: French. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: 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.
Inside Matisse
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Matisse, inventor of fauvism and cutouts, was one of the three most influential artists of the early twentieth century.
Through Colonial Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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.
Manet's Women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
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.
The Loves of Krishna: In Indian Painting and Poetry (Illustrated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
During the twentieth century, a certain type of Indian painting began to fascinate the West. Unlike Mughal art, it was a product of Hindu courts in Rajasthan and the Punjab Hills and unlike Mughal painting, its chief concern was with the varied phases of romance. Ladies would be shown brooding in their chambers as storm clouds mounted in the sky.
Milestones of Art: Vincent Van Gogh: The Chase of Ravens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
An illustrated biography on Vincent Van Gogh
Milestones of Art: Pablo Picasso: The King
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
An illustrated biography on Pablo Picasso
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.
The Medieval West
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A short thematic history of the Middle Ages for the general reader being Volume 2 of A History of the West.
Tuyệt chiêu Tượng kỳ Trung Hoa - thời cổ
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: 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.