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Davies, Penelope J. E. 1964-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 96 publications in 2 languages and 2,108 library holdings
Genres: History  Interactive multimedia  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: N5300, 709
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Most widely held works by Penelope J. E Davies
Janson's history of art : the western tradition by H. W Janson( Book )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This four-part volume uses an exceptional art program with sumptuous color pictures to introduce readers to a succession of art styles from prehistoric times and ancient Egypt, to the vast world of Western painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, and the minor arts. Parts I and II cover The Ancient World and The Middle Ages, with a look at prehistoric; Egyptian; ancient near eastern; Aegean; Greek; Etruscan; Roman; early Christian, Byzantine, and Medieval; Romanesque; and Gothic art. Part III looks at the Renaissance through the Rococo, with a focus on the early and high renaissance in Italy; mannerism and other trends; "Late Gothic" painting, sculpture, and the graphic arts; and the Baroque in Italy, Spain, Flanders, Holland, France and England. Part IV is a treatment on the modern world, including Neoclassicism and Romanticism; Realism and Impressionism; Post-impressionism, Symbolism, and Art Nouveau; Twentieth-Century painting, sculpture, architecture, and photography; and Postmodernism
Death and the emperor : Roman imperial funerary monuments, from Augustus to Marcus Aurelius by Penelope J. E Davies( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is the first comprehensive study of funerary monuments built for the Roman emperors as a genre. These monuments, which include the Mausoleum of Augustus, Trajan's Column, and the Column of Marcus Aurelius, are among the best known and most extensively excavated and documented structures of Roman antiquity. Because of their diversity of forms and decorative programs, however, they have been examined in isolation from one another and from a limited number of perspectives. In this study, Penelope J.E. Davies examines these commemorative arches, obelisks, and other types of architecture with a view to determining the political or ritual motivations behind their designs
Janson's basic history of Western art by Penelope J. E Davies( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janson's history of art by H. W Janson( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politics and design : the funerary monuments of the Roman emperors from Augustus to Marcus Aurelius (28 B.C.-A.D. 193) by Penelope J. E Davies( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janson's history of art : the western tradition by H. W Janson( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prentice Hall Digital art library( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes pictures of art from the prehistoric to recent modern; gives title, artist, medium, date, and dimensions of each insofar as possible. Various features enable time-periods and comparison of images. Choice of PowerPoint or Excel for download of chapters, images, with chapter presentations from the two books from which the data comes
Janson's history of art. the Western tradition by H. W Janson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[This book is] for courses in the history of art. [It] offers readers a strong focus on Western art, an important consideration of technique and style, and a clear point of view. [This book is] not just a stringing together of historically significant objects, but the writing of a story about their interconnections, a history of styles and of stylistic change. -Pref
Janson's history of art. the Western tradition by H. W Janson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is] for courses in the history of art. [It] offers readers a strong focus on Western art, an important consideration of technique and style, and a clear point of view. [This book is] not just a stringing together of historically significant objects, but the writing of a story about their interconnections, a history of styles and of stylistic change. -Pref
Janson's history of art : the western tradition by H. W Janson( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of perpetuation : Trajan's Column and the art of commemoration by Penelope J. E Davies( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nova História da Arte de Janson : a tradição ocidental by H. W Janson( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What worse than Nero, what better than his baths?" : "Damnatio memoriae" and Roman architecture by Penelope J. E Davies( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Janson's history of art the Western tradition by H. W Janson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Janson's history of art( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janson's history of art( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Davies, Penelope

Davies, Penelope 1964-

Davies, Penelope Jane Ellis 1964-

Ellis Davies, Penelope J. 1964-

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Death and the emperor : Roman imperial funerary monuments, from Augustus to Marcus AureliusJanson's basic history of Western artJanson's history of artJanson's history of art : the western traditionPrentice Hall Digital art libraryJanson's history of artJanson's history of art