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Fahr-Becker, Gabriele 1946-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 665 publications in 11 languages and 5,414 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Drawings  Biography  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Redactor, Creator, Author of introduction, Other, Arranger, Compiler, ed, Illustrator, Curator, Contributor, Commentator
Classifications: N6465.A7, 769.952
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Most widely held works by Gabriele Fahr-Becker
Japanese prints by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume reproduces 139 Japanese woodblock colour prints by 43 famous masters of ukiyo-e, the popular art of the 17th to the 19th century. The originals are in the Riccar Art Museum in Tokyo, the world's largest and most celebrated collection of such prints
Wiener Werkstätte, 1903-1932 by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Founded in 1903 by Josef Hoffmann, Koloman Moser, and Fritz Waemdorfer, the Wiener Werkstatte ("Vienna Workshop") was a collective of architects and craftsmen which aimed at fusing architecture and interior design into a Gesamtkunstwerk, or total work of art
Art nouveau by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unity of art and life was the goal of the Art Nouveau movement, the prelude to modernity. On the basis of shared ideas, its adherents strove for a homogenous style, which nonetheless took on manifold variations in its expression. Dr. Gabriele Fahr-Becker explores this artistic movement in architecture, interior decor, furniture design, silver and gold smithery, ceramics and glasswork, graphic arts and painting. The author leads her readers through the diverse national variations of Art Nouveau in Europe and the United States. The significance of the literary and philosophical as well as cultural and political background is explained by means of many theories and writings by artists and their contemporaries. The countless permutations of Art Nouveau are woven into a complex and yet distinctive picture of this artistic movement at the turn of the twentieth century
The art of East Asia( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art nouveau, an art of transition : from individualism to mass society by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jugendstil by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht in woord en beeld van de internationale ontwikkelingen in deze kunststroming
The art of East Asia by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an introduction to the representational culture of Japan, China, Korea and Southeast Asia. From architecture - sacred and secular, to painting, crafts and dance these volumes piece together a colourful mosaic of human expression
Jugendstil : Kunstformen zwischen Individualismus u. Massengesellschaft by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

29 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryokan : a Japanese tradition by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with a general description of the features and services of the ryokan, or traditional Japanese inn, in which everything from the decor, furniture and meals to the clothing and customs observed maintain traditional Japanese custom, with little or no concession to modern Westernised life. This is followed by a selection of specific ryokan, highlighting their special features
Antoni Gaudí--architecture in Barcelona by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pewter : through five hundred years by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudí y Corn'et : Architektur als Ereignis by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in German and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art nouveau by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unity of art and life was the expressed goal of the Art Nouveau movement, the prelude to modernity. On the basis of shared ideas its adherents strove for a homogenous style, which nonetheless took on manifold variations in its expression. Dr. Gabriele Fahr-Becker pursues this yearning for an all-pervasive style in its impact on architecture, interior design, furniture, silver and gold-smithery, ceramics and glasswork, graphic arts and painting
Art Nouveau graphics by Thomas Walters( Book )

14 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art nouveau by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unity of art and life was the expressed goal of the Art Nouveau movement, the prelude to modernity. On the basis of shared ideas its adherents strove for a homogenous style, which nonetheless took on manifold variations in its expression. Dr. Gabriele Fahr-Becker pursues this yearning for an all-pervasive style in its impact on architecture, interior design, furniture, silver and gold-smithery, ceramics and glasswork, graphic arts and painting
Japanische Farbholzschnitte by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Jugendstil : Lebens- und Kunstformen um 1900 : Künstler, Zentren, Programme by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz von Stuck und die Münchner Akademie von Kandinsky bis Albers = Franz von Stuck e l'Accademia di Monaco da Kandinsky ad Albers( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Vasen der Gebrüder Daum by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art nouveau by Gabriele Fahr-Becker( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Becker G.

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Behrens, Gabriele 1946-

Bekker, Gabriele Far- 1946-

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Sterner, G. 1946-

Sterner, G. (Gabriele), 1946-

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Sterner, Gabriele Fahr-Becker

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Фар-Бекер Г.

Languages
English (134)

German (126)

French (16)

Spanish (14)

Estonian (2)

Dutch (2)

Danish (1)

Romanian (1)

Italian (1)

Hebrew (1)

Czech (1)

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Wiener Werkstätte, 1903-1932Art nouveauThe art of East AsiaJugendstilThe art of East AsiaRyokan : a Japanese traditionArt nouveau