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Artifacts of the Flower of Life
Price: Free! Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The essay presents the continuity of historical artifacts of the Flower of Life from 1600 BC to 1600 AD
Stolen Rembrandts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
"Stolen Rembrandts" was researched from newspaper accounts throughout the 20th century. In one instance a Rembrandt was taken by an individual who was painting inside a museum. On another occasion art was stolen by someone who claimed to be doing research on an art book. Organized crime figures were also interested in stealing Rembrandts because of their high reward and resale prices.
The Theft of the Ghent Altarpiece April 10, 1934
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The themes of the Ghent Altarpiece were taken from the Book of Revelation. Various panels illustrate Christ, Adam and Eve, Cane and Abel, John the Baptist and the Just Judges. It was the panel depicting the Just Judges which was taken by a thief or thieves in the Spring of 1934. My e-book looks at the masterpiece through its history and the various clues and suspects regarding its unsolved theft.
Boris Anrep: A Modern Master
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Raised in Tzarist pre-revolutionary Russia Boris Anrep became an important British artist in the early twentieth century, yet until now has never had a full overview of his considerable artistic output. A member of the Bloomsbury and Garsington sets of Edwardian England, he knew Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes, and Augustus John. He trained for fine arts but chose instead to create
Türk Çini Sanatı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: Turkish. Published: April 27, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Zorlu ve zahmetli aşamalardan geçse de bu sanatı zevkle yapan kişiler için muhteşem bir uğraştır.
Традиционный орнамент Уфтюги ткачество и вышивка Traditional Russian ornament of Uftuga
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 20. Language: Ukrainian. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Traditional Russian ornament of Uftuga Archaic ornaments north Russia
Kıdem tazminatı
Price: Free! Words: 100. Language: Turkish. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
kıdem tazminatı, taşeron
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).
Знак удачи и счастья в Северной Америке
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Possible rightfully to name this book the Encyclopedia of swastika, since the assembled in it information in and footnote (more than 3500 illustrations) is capable to strike by its volume of any reader.
The Image of God the Father in Orthodox Theology and Iconography and Other Studies
You set the price! Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book présents eight studies that help the reader to understand icons: The Image of God the Father, Canons on Iconography, The Not-So-Penetrating Look, Death in Orthodox Iconography, Allegorical Personification in Orthodox Iconography, Who Can, Should Paint Icons?, Iconography and St. Gregory Palamas, "Man as the Image of God" in St. Gregory of Nyssa and in Orthodox Iconography.
Symbolics of antique coins. Swastika and David's Star
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,310. 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.
Joseph Story
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tried to seduce him. She shut the doors, and said, "I am yours." He said...
L'icône dans la tradition orthodoxe
You set the price! Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
L'auteur étudie les grands personnages de l'icône, le vocabulaire qui y est propre ; les événements historiques qui ont défini l'icône; et l'image de Dieu le Père. L'icône, son histoire, son vocabulaire, son langage pictural, sa signification et ses artistes : il s'agit finalement de la sainteté, ce brûlant feu divin qui purifie tous ceux et celles qui se laissent toucher par l'art du Dieu
L'art roman et l'icône : Le dernier art occidental à caractère iconique et d'autres études
You set the price! Words: 55,430. Language: French. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Le Christ représenté dans les icônes et dans l'art roman expriment, selon l'auteur, un art œcuménique, c'est-à-dire une vision théologique commune peinte dans un langage artistique commun. Au tour de l'an 1000, tous les chrétiens pouvaient lire et comprendre ces images. Cette unité s'est malheureusement perdue pendant le second millénaire de l'histoire chrétienne. D'autres études suivent.
Christians and Images: Early Christian Attitudes toward Images
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This book claims that the Hostility Theory (early Christians had no images since these were idols) is false. It argues that the Christian, artistic tradition is not the result of image-loving, Greek converts flooding into the Church, but is based on a biblical and theological tradition that is favorable to non-idolatrous images. The early Christians expressed their faith in word and image.
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.
Art Intro - With Insects Eggs and Oils
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
What is Art? Art is anything interesting to look at. It entertains and informs us. Artists use their skills to express meaning. Art has purpose. It connects with our senses, heart and mind. Art is feelings given form. This book is about one kind of art called paintings.
Epiphanius of Salamis, Doctor of Iconoclasm? Deconstruction of a Myth
You set the price! Words: 57,460. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Was St. Epiphaius of Salamis, Cyprus, 4th century, opposed to all images? Five texts attributed to him say "yes." But are they authentic or are they forgeries? Was he the last witness of a pure Christianity with no images due to a rigorist interpretation of the 2nd Commandment? This book tackles the controversy about these documents and St. Epiphanius's alleged opposition to Christian images.
Épiphane de Salamine, docteur de l'iconoclasme ? Déconstruction d'un mythe
You set the price! Words: 68,500. Language: French. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Cinq textes iconophobes sont attribués à Épiphane évêque de Chypre, IVe s. Sont-ils authentiques ou des faux ? La légitimité de la tradition artistique chrétienne en dépend, en partie. Les iconoclastes, VIIIe s., et les protestants, XVIe s., disaient qu'il était iconophobe comme eux, qu'il rejetaient toute image. Cette étude cherche à prouver que les textes sont soit des faux soit mal interprétés.
Les images chrétiennes : Textes historiques sur les images chrétiennes de Constantin le Grand jusqu'à la période posticonoclaste (313-900)
You set the price! Words: 132,490. Language: French. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Ce livre regroupe des textes chrétiens sur les images de la période 313-900. Certains existent déjà en traduction française, mais dans des publications difficilement accessibles, alors que d'autres n'ont jamais été traduits en français. Il sera utile à tous ceux qui s'intéressent à l'histoire de l'art, à l'iconographie, à l'histoire chrétienne et à d'autres domaines reliés au thème des images.