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Letters of Sir Joshua Reynolds
ISBN: HB: 9780300087338, Yale University Press, December 2000
318 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm , 40 illus.
A collection of letters by Sir Joshua Reynolds. It is the first edition to be published since 1929, and since that date the number of known letters has almost doubled. This volume contains 308 letters by the artist to friends, family and patrons, all...
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£30,00
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Eye on the Modern Century Selected Letters of Henry McBride
ISBN: HB: 9780300083262, Yale University Press, December 2000
374 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm , 24 illus.
Henry McBride (1867-1962) became a towering figure in art criticism during a long career that began in 1913 – the year of the famous Armory Show in New York that opened American eyes to avant-garde developments in European art – and continued until t...
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£48,00
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Impression Painting Quickly in France, 1860-1890
ISBN: PB: 9780300084474, Yale University Press, November 2000
240 pp., 28x24 cm , 115 colour plates, 65 black&white illus.
An investigation of the impressions, or painted sketches, that were actually done on the spot in France between 1860 and 1890. The book also surveys the various practices of individual artists in the making, signing, exhibiting and selling of impress...
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£12,00
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Medicine and Magnificence British Hospital and Asylum Architecture, 1660-1815
ISBN: HB: 9780300085365, Yale University Press, November 2000
312 pp., 25.6x19.2 cm , 96 illus.
The late-17th and 18th centuries represent a golden age in terms of the design and construction of hospitals in Britain and its US colonies. This account of this period of planning and construction considers both the architecture and function of the...
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Logic of the Cultural Sciences Five Studies
ISBN: PB: 9780300081152, Yale University Press, October 2000
190 pp., 21x14 cm
This new translation of "The Logic of the Cultural Sciences" (formerly entitled "The Logic of the Humanities") makes Ernst Cassirer's classic study, long out of print, available to English readers. A German Jew living in exile at the beginning of the...
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£15,00
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Flesh and the Ideal Winkelmann and the Origins of Art History
ISBN: PB: 9780300087369, Yale University Press, October 2000
302 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm , 43 illus.
A biography of Johann Joachim Winckelmann, 18th-century German philosopher and aesthetician. Analyzing Winckelmann's magnum opus, "History of the Art of Antiquity", it explains the fundamental importance to art history of this account of the aestheti...
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£21,00
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Sir Joshua Reynolds A Complete Catalogue of His Paintings
ISBN: HB: 9780300085334, Yale University Press, October 2000
1200 pp., 29x24.5 cm , 144 colour illus., 1750 black&white illus.
This splendid two-volume catalogue of the paintings of Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), the father of British portrait painting and first president of the Royal Academy, represents one of the most important scholarly projects of recent decades in the...
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£150,00
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Cosimo De' Medici and the Florentine Renaissance
ISBN: HB: 9780300081282, Yale University Press, October 2000
538 pp., 27.5x21 cm , 148 black&white illus., 40 colour illus.
A comprehensive examination of the whole body of works of art and architecture commissioned by Cosimo de'Medici and his sons. Recurrent themes in the commissions indicate the main interests to which Cosimo's patronage gave visual expression.
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Ephemeral Museum Old Master Paintings and the Rise of the Art Exhbition
ISBN: HB: 9780300085341, Yale University Press, October 2000
248 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm
When and why did large-scale exhibitions of Old Master paintings begin, and how have they evolved through the centuries? In this book an eminent art historian examines the intriguing history and significance of these international art exhibitions. Fr...
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Vanishing Acts Theater Since the Sixties
ISBN: PB: 9780300087772, ISBN: HB: 9780300082487, Yale University Press, October 2000
312 pp., 21x14 cm
In this outstanding collection of critical writings, some published here for the first time, Gordon Rogoff tells the story of live theater in America over the past forty years. His view of modern drama and its performance is rich with the insights of...
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