skip to content
Artists : their lives and works Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Artists : their lives and works

Author: Ross King
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First American edition
Summary:
Presents brief profiles of over eighty major artists throughout history, providing the historical context in which each artist worked, their influences, and legacies.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ross King
ISBN: 9781465463289 1465463283 024122618X 9780241226186
OCLC Number: 973806364
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 360 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: 1: Foreword2: Before 15001: Giotto2: Jan van Eyck3: Donatello4: Masaccio5: Piero della Francesca6: Giovanni Bellini7: Sandro Botticelli8: Hieronymus Bosch9: Directory3: 16th Century1: Leonardo da Vinci2: Wen Zhengming3: Albrecht Durer4: Michelangelo5: Titian6: Raphael7: Hans Holbein8: Pieter Bruegel the Elder9: El Greco10: Directory4: 17th Century1: Caravaggio2: Peter Paul Rubens3: Artemisia Gentileschi4: Nicolas Poussin5: Gianlorenzo Bernini6: Anthony van Dyck7: Diego Velazquez8: Kano Tan'yu9: Rembrandt10: Jan Vermeer11: Wang Hui12: Directory5: 18th Century 1: Jeong Seon 2: Jean-Antoine Watteau 3: Giambattista Tiepolo 4: Canaletto 5: William Hogarth 6: Jean-Simeon Chardin 7: Ito Jakuchu 8: Thomas Gainsborough 9: Jean-Honore Fragonard 10: John Singleton Copley 11: Franciso de Goya 12: Jacques-Louis David 13: Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun 14: Antonio Canova 15: Directory6: 19th Century 1: Katsushika Hokusai 2: Caspar David Friedrich 3: J M W Turner 4: John Constable 5: Eugene Delacroix 6: Gustave Courbet 7: Dante Gabriel Rossetti 8: Edouard Manet 9: James McNeill Whistler 10: Edgar Degas 11: Paul Cezanne 12: Auguste Rodin 13: Claude Monet 14: Henri Rousseau 15: Ilya Repin 16: Paul Gauguin 17: Vincent van Gogh 18: Directory7: Early 20th Century 1: Gustav Klimt 2: Edvard Munch 3: Wassily Kandinsky 4: Henri Matisse 5: Piet Mondrian 6: Constantin Brancusi 7: Paul Klee 8: Pablo Picasso 9: Edward Hopper 10: Amedeo Modigliani 11: Marc Chagall 12: Georgia O'Keeffe 13: Rene Magritte 14: Henry Moore 15: Directory8: 1945 to present 1: Alberto Giacometti 2: Mark Rothko 3: Salvador Dali 4: Frida Kahlo 5: Francis Bacon 6: Jackson Pollock 7: Bernard Buffet 8: Andy Warhol 9: Anish Kapoor 10: Takashi Murakami 11: Directory9: Index of artworks10: General index11: Acknowledgments
Other Titles: Artists (DK Publishing, Inc.)
Responsibility: foreword by Ross King.

Abstract:

Presents brief profiles of over eighty major artists throughout history, providing the historical context in which each artist worked, their influences, and legacies.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/973806364> # Artists : their lives and works
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "973806364" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/N40> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4073742784#Topic/art_history> ; # Art--History
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/709.22/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4073742784#Topic/art> ; # Art
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4073742784#Topic/artists> ; # Artists
   schema:bookEdition "First American edition." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4073742784#Person/king_ross_1962> ; # Ross King
   schema:copyrightYear "2017" ;
   schema:datePublished "2017" ;
   schema:description "Presents brief profiles of over eighty major artists throughout history, providing the historical context in which each artist worked, their influences, and legacies."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4073742784> ; # Artists (DK Publishing, Inc.)
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biographies"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Artists : their lives and works"@en ;
   schema:productID "973806364" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780241226186> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781465463289> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/973806364> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4073742784> # Artists (DK Publishing, Inc.)
   schema:name "Artists (DK Publishing, Inc.)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780241226186>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "024122618X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780241226186" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781465463289>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1465463283" ;
   schema:isbn "9781465463289" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.