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Clark, Kenneth 1903-1983

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Civilisation : a personal view by Kenneth Clark( Book )

89 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical and cultural synthesis of Western man's art, his buildings, books, and great individuals. Prepared for the author's television series, "Civilization."
The romantic rebellion : romantic versus classic art by Kenneth Clark( Book )

21 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and held by 2,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the styles, works, and lives of thirteen painters, sculptors, and architects from David to Rodin to illuminate a major period in the history of art
Landscape into art by Kenneth Clark( Book )

194 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on lectures given by the author to the University of Oxford
The nude; a study in ideal form by Kenneth Clark( Book )

61 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the art of the Greeks to that of Renoir and Moore, this work surveys the ever-changing fashions in what has constituted the ideal nude as a basis of humanist form
The Gothic revival : an essay in the history of taste by Kenneth Clark( Book )

143 editions published between 1928 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1928 and written while the author was still at Oxford, this book has become a classic. It remains the best possible introduction to the most widespread and influential architectural and decorative arts movement England ever produced." "Though Gothic Revival buildings had changed the face of both town and country, they were hardly appreciated in the first half of this century. Architectural historians neglected them because so few were seen as great works of art; others averted their gaze, or laughed. That taste later changed was in many ways due to this book. Kenneth Clark's exploration of the changes in ideals and sensibility that inspired the Revival made it possible to see again with the eyes of those for whom the buildings had been designed, and whose imaginations they had fired."--Jacket
Rembrandt and the Italian Renaissance by Kenneth Clark( Book )

37 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonardo da Vinci, an account of his development as an artist by Kenneth Clark( Book )

125 editions published between 1924 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vita e delle opere di Leonardo
An introduction to Rembrandt by Kenneth Clark( Book )

26 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study of a great artist is both a perceptive picture of the man and an acute analysis of some of his most famous works. It shows the human qualities united with the depth of mind that is revealed only after a long contemplation of his paintings, etchings, and drawings
Looking at pictures by Kenneth Clark( Book )

39 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Entombment (Titian) - Las Meninas (Velasquez) - The Descent from the Cross (Rogier Van Der Weyden) - The Crusaders Entering Constantinople (Delacroix) - The Miraculous Draught of Fishes (Raphael) - L'Enseigne de Gersaint (Watteau) - The Espolio (El Greco) - A painter in his Studio (Vermeer) - Study for The Leaping Horse (Constable) - The Third of May, 1808 (Goya) - Une Baignade, Asnieres (Seurat) - The Snowstorm (Turner) - The Virgin with St. Anne (Leonarda da Vinci) - L'Atelier du Peintre (Courbet) - The Nativity (Botticelli) - Self-Portrait (Rembrandt)
Animals and men : their relationship as reflected in Western art from prehistory to the present day by Kenneth Clark( Book )

28 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The distinguished art historian examines man's attitudes towards animals throughout history and shows how these, often paradoxical, feelings have been continuously expressed in art
Ruskin today by John Ruskin( Book )

41 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of humanism by Kenneth Clark( Book )

30 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civilisation. a personal view by Kenneth Clark by Kenneth Clark( Visual )

78 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art historian Sir Kenneth Clark presents an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considers to be the crucial phases of its development. The Skin of Our Teeth: Traveling from Byzantine Ravenna to the Celtic Hebrides, from the Norway of the Vikings to Charlemagne's chapel at Aachen, Lord Clark illuminates the Dark Ages, the six centuries following the collapse of the Roman Empire (AD400 to AD1000). The Great Thaw: The sudden reawakening of European civilization in the 12th Century is traced, from the first manifestations at the Abbey of Cluny to its high point -- the building of the cathedral at Chartres. Romance and Reality: Lord Clark journeys from a chateau on the Loire, through the hills of Tuscany and Umbria, to the cathedral baptistry at Pisa, as he explores the aspirations and achievements of the Gothic world of the later Middle Ages in France and Italy. Man: the Measure of All Things: Lord Clark visits Florence, where European thought enjoyed new impetus by rediscovery of its classical past. He also journeys to the palaces at Urbino and Mantua, centers of Renaissance civilization. The Hero as Artist: Papal Rome in the 16th Century, where Christianity and antiquity begin to converge, provides the focus for this look at Michelangelo, Raphael, and da Vinci. Join Lord Clark as he explores the courtyards of the Vatican, the rooms decorated for the Pope by Raphael, and the Sistine Chapel. Protest and Communication: Lord Clark explores the Reformation, travelling through the Germany of Albrecht Dürer and Martin Luther, the world of Erasmus, the France of Montaigne, and visiting Shakespeare's England in the reign of Tudor Queen Elizabeth I. Grandeur and Obedience: Lord Clark visits the Rome of the Counter-Reformation, when Michelangelo, Bernini and Giacomo della Porta produced their masterpieces. The Catholic Church, in its fight against the Protestant North, developed a new splendor symbolized by the glory of St Peter's. The Light of Experience: The telescope and microscope revealed new worlds in space and in a drop of water. The realism found in Dutch painting took the observation of human character to a new stage of development. The Pursuit of Happiness: The harmonious flow and complex symmetry of 18th-century music -- the compositions of Bach, Handel, Haydn and Mozart -- are reflected in the best rococo architecture of that period, as seen in the churches and palaces of Bavaria. The Smile of Reason: Polite talk in the elegant salons of 18th-century Paris became the precursor of revolutionary politics. This theme takes Lord Clark from the great European palaces, such as Blenheim and Versailles, to Jefferson's Monticello. The Worship of Nature: The belief in the divinity of nature usurped Christianity's position as the chief creative force in Western civilization, ushering in the Romantic movement. Examining this force, Lord Clark takes us to Tintern Abbey, the Swiss Alps, and the landscapes of Turner and Constable. The Fallacies of Hope: The French Revolution led to the dictatorship of Napoleon and the dreary bureaucracies of the 19th Century. The disillusionment of the Romantic artists is traced through the music of Beethoven, the poetry of Byron, the paintings of Delacroix, and the sculptures of Rodin. Heroic Materialism: Lord Clark's thoughts on the materialism and humanitarianism of the past 100 years take him from the English industrial landscape of the 19th century to the towering skyscrapers of New York City in the 20th
Leonardo da Vinci by Kenneth Clark( Book )

39 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A personally compelling introduction to Leonardo's genius ... [this book] 'remains a model for a short, unified study of a creative personality in any field, ' writes Martin Kemp in a new introduction to this latest edition of Kenneth Clark's classic monograph on Leonardo's art. First published in 1939, its insight, graceful scholarship and capacity to convey excitment place it unequivocally in the great tradition of Leonardo biography that runs from Vasari's Lives. As Sir Harold Nicolson has said, 'It is so intelligent, so modest, so beautifully written and so wise.'--Back cover
Moments of vision & other essays by Kenneth Clark( Book )

35 editions published between 1954 and 1984 in English and Japanese and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piero della Francesca by Kenneth Clark( Book )

54 editions published between 1951 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised edition of Clark's widely acclaimed study of Piero della Francesca's art, the text being revised in the light of further research on the subject. All the master's paintings are reproduced in this book and many pictures have been newly photographed after being cleaned
Masterpieces of fifty centuries; [exhibition] by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

17 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feminine beauty by Kenneth Clark( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lord Clark reveals the constancy of beauty over four thousand years."
The Florence Baptistery doors by David Finn( Book )

16 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drawings by Sandro Botticelli for Dante's Divine Comedy : after the originals in the Berlin Museums and the Vatican by Sandro Botticelli( Book )

16 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The nude; a study in ideal form
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English (1,139)

French (21)

Spanish (14)

Japanese (13)

German (8)

Chinese (5)

Italian (4)

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Landscape into artThe nude; a study in ideal formCivilisation. a personal view by Kenneth ClarkLeonardo da Vinci