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              Books in the Art of Century series

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              Art Nouveau

              Art Nouveau (Hardback)

              By Lahor, Jean

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              The Art Nouveau movement is distinguished as the decorative and architectural style that began, in response to the Industrial Revolution. The primary objective of this movement was the creation of a new aesthetic of nature through a return to the study of natural subjects. Design...s from this movement are often characterized by plant or floral insp
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              ISBN 9781780421193
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2011
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Expressionism

              Expressionism (Hardback)

              By Bassie, Ashley

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              Max Beckmann, Otto Dix, George Grosz, Emil Nolde, E.-L. Kirchner,

              ISBN 9781844844579
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2009
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              Byzantine Art

              Byzantine Art (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Bayet, Charles

              The magnificence of this cultures palaces, churches, paintings, enamels, ceramics, and mosaics are fully represented in the book, inviting the reader on a great journey through the ages. The extraordinary power of this tradition guaranteed its survival long after the dissolution ...of the empire that gave it life, and the art left behind by this civilisation never stops beckoning to us.
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              ISBN 9781844846207
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2010
              Publisher Bookwise International
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              Romanesque Art

              Romanesque Art (Hardback)

              By Charles, Victoria; Carl, Klaus H.

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              The term of Roman art distinguishes, in art history, the period between the 11th and the 13th century. This era shows a great diversity of regional schools which were all specific in their own way. In architecture as well as in sculpture, the Roman art is marked by raw forms. By ...its rich iconography and through a captivating text, this work redisco
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              ISBN 9781844844609
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2009
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              Baroque Art

              Baroque Art (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Charles, Victoria; Carl, Klaus H.

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              The Baroque period lasted from the beginning of the seventeenth century to the middle of the eighteenth century. Rich in images encompassing the arts of painting, sculpture and architecture, this work offers a complete and didactic insight into this passionate period in the histo...ry of art, and will thus appeal to a large audience
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              ISBN 9781844846214
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2010
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              Early Italian Art
               

              Early Italian Art (Hardback)

              By Crowe, Sir Joseph Archer; Cavalcaselle, Giovanni Battista

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              The following passages originally constituted sections of two books ... both written in 1864-one by Anna Jameson and the other by Giovanni Cavalcaselle and Arthur Crowe --Note from the editor.

              ISBN 9781844848485
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2011
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              Gothic Art

              Gothic Art (Hardback)

              By Charles, Victoria; Carl, Klaus H.

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              Gothic art finds its roots in the powerful architecture of the cathedrals of northern France. It is a medieval art movement that developed all across Europe for more than 200 years. Leaving Roman roundish forms behind, the architects started using flying buttress and pointed arch...es to open cathedrals to the daylight. Period of great economic and social changes, the gothic period also saw the development of a new iconography celebrating the Holy Mary, at the opposite to the fearful iconography of dark Roman times. Full of rich changes in all the different arts (architecture, sculpture, painting, etc.), gothic gave way to the Italian renaissance and international gothic.
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              ISBN 9781844844616
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2009
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              Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, the [Hc]

              Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, the [Hc] (Hardback)

              By Sizeranne, Robert de la

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              This is a priceless testimony of the Pre-Raphaelite group since its author was the father of a major player of the movement. Bates work brings back to life the true spirit of the group while analysing in depth the historical roots and relationships between the artists within the ...group
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              ISBN 9781844844593
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2009
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              Romanticism

              Romanticism (Hardback)

              By Rosenthal, Leon

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              This book highlights how this movement was a true European art movement. Not only did it penetrate painting all across Europe but it also influenced literature and music. Our AC Romanticism sheds light on the internationality of this art movement and helps the reader get acquaint...ed with the major players of this fascinating movement
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              ISBN 9781844844586
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2009
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              Viennese Secession
               

              Viennese Secession (Hardback)

              By Carl, Klaus H.; Charles, Victoria

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              Painting, sculpture, and architecture are confronted by the author of this book, to highlight the diversity and the richness of a movement whose univocal motto, For each time its art, for each art its liberty, illustrates the innovation and originality.

              ISBN 9781844848454
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2011
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