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Focillon, Henri 1881-1943

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The art of the West in the Middle Ages by Henri Focillon( Book )

52 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of forms in art by Henri Focillon( Book )

115 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this text, Focillon insists that art and its meanings are an inherently dynamic system and that the history of art is one of instabilities, fluctuations and discontinuities. Artworks are never static empirical entities or pure optical presences but rather the virtual traces of a ceaseless process of becoming
The year 1000 by Henri Focillon( Book )

57 editions published between 1952 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art d'Occident, le moyen âge, roman et gothique by Henri Focillon( Book )

86 editions published between 1938 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peintures romanes des églises de France by Henri Focillon( Book )

60 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in French and Undetermined and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art des sculpteurs romans; recherches sur l'histoire des formes by Henri Focillon( Book )

61 editions published between 1931 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giovanni-Battista Piranesi by Henri Focillon( Book )

45 editions published between 1928 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vie des formes, suivie de Éloge de la main by Henri Focillon( Book )

78 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"L'oeuvre d'art est une tentative vers l'unique, elle s'affirme comme un tout, un absolu et, en même temps, elle appartient à un système de relations complexes ... Elle est matière et elle est esprit, elle est forme et elle est contenu ... Elle est créatrice du monde et installe dans l'histoire un ordre qui ne se réduit à rien d'autre." Cet ouvrage est devenu un classique que tout étudiant en histoire de l'art se doit d'avoir lu. Il témoigne non seulement de la grande érudition de son auteur mais aussi de la perception et de la compréhension des oeuvres d'art, formes construisant l'espace ; la matière et l'esprit d'un univers imaginaire dont les artistes sont les géomètres
Giovanni-Battista Piranesi : essai de catalogue raisonné de son œuvre by Henri Focillon( Book )

38 editions published between 1918 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le peinture aux XIXe et XXe siècles du réalisme à nos jours by Henri Focillon( Book )

28 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in French and English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maîtres de l'estampe by Henri Focillon( Book )

40 editions published between 1930 and 1983 in 6 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hokousaï by Henri Focillon( Book )

38 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La peinture au XIXe siècle. Le retour à l'antique. Le romantisme by Henri Focillon( Book )

21 editions published in 1927 in French and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moyen âge, survivances et reveils; études d'art et d'histoire by Henri Focillon( Book )

19 editions published between 1943 and 1945 in French and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Témoignage pour la France by Henri Focillon( Book )

15 editions published in 1945 in French and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La civilisation occidentale au moyen âge du XIe au milieu du XVe siècle by Henri Pirenne( Book )

25 editions published between 1933 and 1941 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le musée de Lyon. Peintures by Henri Focillon( Book )

42 editions published between 1914 and 1946 in French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art bouddhique by Henri Focillon( Book )

21 editions published in 1921 in French and English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le peintre des Miracles Notre Dame by Henri Focillon( Book )

21 editions published in 1950 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Callot à Lautrec; perspectives de l'art français by Henri Focillon( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The life of forms in art
Alternative Names
Focillon H.

Focillon Henri

Focillon, Henri-Joseph

Focillon, Henry

Focillon, Henry 1881-1943

Henri Focillon

Henri Focillon Frans kunsthistoricus (1881-1943)

Henri Focillon französischer Kunsthistoriker

Henri Focillon French art historian

Henri Focillon French historian of art

Henri Focillon historiador de l'art francès

Henri Focillon historiador del arte francés

Henri Focillon historien de l'art français

Henri Focillon storico dell'arte, storico e poeta francese

Henricus Focillon

Фосийон, Анри

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هانری فوکیلون

アンリ・フォシヨン

フォション, アンリ

フォシヨン, H.

フォシヨン, アンリ

Languages
French (671)

English (153)

Italian (53)

Spanish (11)

Romanian (3)

German (1)

Portuguese (1)

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Giovanni-Battista Piranesi : essai de catalogue raisonné de son œuvre