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Poussin, Nicolas 1594?-1665

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Works: 1,736 works in 2,974 publications in 7 languages and 35,888 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Catalogs  Catalogues raisonnés  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Inventor, Artist, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Creator, Contributor, Composer, Performer
Classifications: ND553.P8, 759.4
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Publications about Nicolas Poussin
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Most widely held works by Nicolas Poussin
Poussin, the early years in Rome : the origins of French classicism by Konrad Oberhuber( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Nicolas Poussin : 1594-1665 : Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, 27 septembre 1994-2 janvier 1995 by Pierre Rosenberg( Book )
29 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Une étude de l'art de Nicolas Poussin à travers une quarantaine de ses tableaux choisis à travers les collections du monde entier. De nombreux gros plans aident à saisir divers éléments qui caractérisent ce peintre
Nicolas Poussin by Alain Mérot( Book )
9 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Nicolas Poussin : dialectics of painting by Oskar Bätschmann( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Om den franske maler Nicolas Poussin, der levede 1594-1665
Poussin's paintings : a study in art-historical methodology by David Carrier( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Employing the methodologies of the new art history as well as some tools provided by poststructuralism historiography, and analytic philosophy, Poussin's Paintings offers a novel approach to the art of Poussin. David Carrier begins with a comprehensive analysis of Poussin's self-portraits, which provides the starting point for a critical discussion of the traditional strategies of Poussin scholarship and for an evaluation of the status of this artist. Carrier shows that Poussin can be properly understood only by seeing how his visual and political culture differs from others. Carrier examines the traditional approaches of Poussin scholars, noting the limitations of their views and showing how they not only shape our image of the artist but also restrict our ability to properly grasp his concerns. Carrier also considers the important conceptual claims of connoisseurs and reveals how their work invokes an implicit theory of Poussin's development. Carrier then focuses on a group of paintings concerned with erotic themes, demonstrating the inadequacy of traditional accounts of these pictures. He extends his analysis to a discussion of Poussin's landscapes, which have a different and more important place in his development than the older accounts claim. Carrier places Poussin within the artistic and political culture of seventeenth-century Rome. He asserts that artists of the time were concerned with the problem of belatedness and that Poussin attempted to return to the tradition of the High Renaissance, reworking images from that tradition in response to his own visual culture. Carrier argues that Poussin's art is thus best understood as a response to the setting for baroque art, and he relates Poussin's work to the later tradition of French history painting
Sublime Poussin by Louis Marin( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and French and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Louis Marin considered the paintings and the writings of Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665), painter and theoretician of painting, an enduring source of inspiration. Since Marin did not live to write his proposed book on Poussin, the ten major essays in this volume will remain his definitive statement on the painter who inspired his most eloquent and probing commentary. At the center of Marin's inquiry into Poussins art are the theory and practice of "reading" paintings. Rather than explicate Poussin's work through systematic textual and iconographic analysis, he sets out to explore a cluster of speculative questions about the meaning of pictorial art: Can painting be a discourse? If so, how can that discourse be deciphered?
Nicolas Poussin, the rape of the Sabines : (the Louvre version) by Avigdor Arikha( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Lettres et propos sur l'art by Nicolas Poussin( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Poussin and the poetics of painting : pictorial narrative and the Legacy of Tasso by Jonathan Unglaub( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
"Poussin and the Poetics of Painting examines how Poussin cultivated a poetics of painting from the literary culture of his own time, and especially through his response to the work of Torquato Tasso. Tasso's poetic discourses were the most important source for Poussin's theory of painting. The poet's ideas on artistic imitation, novelty, and plot structure and unity, which are exemplified in his epic La Gerusalemme liberata, proved to be fundamental to the artist's conception of narrative painting, culminating in the Israelites Gathering Manna. In the paintings after the Gerusalemme, Poussin does not merely illustrate Tasso's verse, but cultivates pictorial means to refashion the poet's metaphors of desire. The interplay of poetic and painterly imagery also animates Poussin's Ovidian masterpieces, the Echo and Narcissus and the Realm of Flora. Offering new interpretations of these works, this book also investigates Poussin's larger literary culture and how this context illuminates the artist's response to contemporary poetic texts, especially in his mythological paintings."--Jacket
Cézanne and Poussin : the classical vision of landscape by Richard Verdi( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Poussin : paintings : a catalogue raisonné by Christopher Wright( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
catalogue raisonné
Poussin : works on paper : drawings from the collection of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Martin Clayton( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
This book is a catalogue of the drawings by Poussin and his circle in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle - one of the world's most important holdings of drawings by Poussin, with a provenance that goes back to the collections of the artist's friends and patrons. It accompanies a traveling exhibition of sixty-five Poussin drawings that will be seen at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, as part of the celebrations of the 400th anniversary of Poussin's birth
Nicolas Poussin, 1594-1665 by Henry Keazor( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665) a passé la plus grande partie de sa carrière à Rome. Considéré comme le plus grand peintre de l'époque, son oeuvre symbolise l'idéal du classicisme français. Elle réussit à mêler aux qualités de la Renaissance les influences de l'Antiquité
Nicolas Poussin, 1594-1665 : catalogue raisonné des dessins by Pierre Rosenberg( Book )
9 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Cézanne & Poussin : a symposium by Richard Kendall( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Nicolas Poussin : works from his first years in Rome by Denis Mahon( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Poussin before Rome, 1594-1624 by Jacques Thuillier( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Treatise on painting <Codex urbinas latinus 1270> by Leonardo( Book )
14 editions published between 1651 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 145 libraries worldwide
"The genius of Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) shines forth in major paintings such as the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper and his many drawings. How Leonardo accomplished these astounding works of art is shown in A Treatise on Painting, published in 1651, essentially a primer for students interested in learning the craft of drawing and painting." "Leonardo begins with careful instructions on drawing the main features of human anatomy, and then moves on to techniques of rendering motion and perspective. He discusses aspects of good composition; inventiveness; the expression of various emotions; creating effects of light, shadow, and color; and many other subtle points of artistic form. Throughout, Leonardo stresses the importance of meticulous study of the subjects to be rendered and the need for assiduous practice." "This edition is complete with anatomical drawings by the French classicist master Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665) and geometrical illustrations by the great Italian Renaissance architect Leon Battista Alberti (1404-1472), as well as an informative biography of Leonardo and an appendix that lists the artist's manuscripts, principal paintings, and drawings."--Jacket
Nicolas Poussin : masterpieces 1594-1665 by Pierre Rosenberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Poussin, paintings : a catalogue raisonné by Christopher Wright( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
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Niccola Pussino
Niccolo Poussin
Niccolo Pusino
Niccolo Pussini
Niccolò Pussino
Niccolò Putino
Nich. Poussin
Nichls. Poussin
Nicholas Poussin
Nicholo Poussin
Nicola Poussin
Nicola Pusino
Nicolas Pouissin
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Nicolaus Poussin
Nicolò Posino
Nicolò Poussin
Nicolò Pusini
Nicolo Pusino
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Nikola Pusenas
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Νικολά Πουσέν
Νικολά Πουσέν Γάλλος ζωγράφος
Никола Пусен
Нікала Пусэн
Нікаля Пусэн
Ніколя Пуссен
Пуссен, Никола французский художник
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ניקולא פוסן
פוסן, ניקולה 1594-1665
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نیکولا پوسن هنرمند و نقاش فرانسوی
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நிக்கோலா போசின்
നിക്കോളാസ് പൗസിൻ
นีกอลา ปูแซ็ง
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ニコラ・プッサン 1594-1665
ニコラ・プッサン フランスの画家
プッサン
尼古拉·普桑
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English (200)
French (87)
Italian (8)
Latin (4)
German (3)
Japanese (2)
Spanish (1)
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