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Gibson, Michael 1929-

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Works: 114 works in 286 publications in 6 languages and 4,314 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  History  Art  Exhibition catalogs  Film adaptations  Maps  Biography  Tourist maps 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Translator, Creator, Editor, Author of introduction, Producer, Interviewer, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Compiler, Scenarist
Classifications: DC708, 914.43610484
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Most widely held works by Michael Gibson
Symbolism by Michael Gibson( Book )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
"To clothe the idea in perceptible form" proposed the poet Jean Moteas in his 1886 Manifesto of Symbolism. It was in France and Belgium, the cradles of literary Symbolism, that Symbolist painting was born. It plunged headlong into the cultural space opened up by the poetry of Baudelaire and Mallarme and by the operas of Wagner. Symbolist painters sought not to represent appearances but to express "the idea", and the imaginary therefore plays an important part in their work. "Dream", was their credo; they execrated, with a fanatical hatred, impressionism, realism, naturalism, and the scientistic. The main principle of Symbolism, that of "correspondences", was to attain harmony between all the different arts, or even to realise the total work of art (Gesamtkunstwerk) that Wagner had dreamt of creating
Paul Gauguin by Michael Gibson( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
The symbolists by Michael Gibson( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
The mill and the cross : Peter Bruegel's "Way to Calvary" by Michael Gibson( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Paris by Alan Tillier( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
This guide will lead you straight to the best attractions this enchanting city has on offer. Packed with photographs, illustrations and maps of Paris the guide includes in-depth coverage of Paris
Odilon Redon, 1840-1916 : the prince of dreams by Michael Gibson( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and German and held by 225 libraries worldwide
In reaction to the 'narrow-mindedness' of his fellow artists, symbolist painter Odilon Redon (1840-1916) sought to open the door on the invisible. Art, according to the theories of the symbolist movement, should 'add to human beauty the nimbus of thought'. This book features a detailed chronological summary of the artist's life and work
The mill & the cross by Lech Majewski( visu )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Lech Majewski brings to life Pieter Bruegel's masterpiece The Way to Calvary, the story of the crucifixion, setting it in 16th century Flanders under brutal Spanish occupation.--Container
Calder by Michael Gibson( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in French and English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Bruegel by Michael Gibson( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and French and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Duchamp, Dada by Michael Gibson( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 150 libraries worldwide
L'étude du mouvement dada et de ses principaux protagonismes. Analyse de leurs oeuvres maîtresses dans le contexte culturel et social de l'époque. Une part importante est consacrée à Marcel Duchamp, qui a beaucoup marqué le dadaïsme. Illustrations de très grande qualité grâce à la technique des vignettes entrecollées
Paul Gauguin by Michael Gibson( Book )
14 editions published in 1990 in 4 languages and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Goya by Fred Licht( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Cet essai sur Goya (1746-1828) est le fruit de vingt ans de recherche. Il présente une iconographie très riche : les tableaux les plus importants et une large sélection de gravures et de dessins. L'auteur, historien d'art et conservateur au Guggenheim Museum, souligne avant tout le modernisme de l'oeuvre du peintre
Le symbolisme by Michael Gibson( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in French and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Origine et initiateurs du mouvement; le symbolisme dans divers pays; notices biographiques de peintres symbolistes. [SDM]
Symbolismus by Michael Gibson( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 76 libraries worldwide
La guerre des dieux : religion et politique en Amérique latine by Michael Löwy( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Symbolisme by Michael Gibson( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and Dutch and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Monografie over het symbolisme, een laat negentiende-eeuwse Europese kunststroming
Symbolisme by Michael Gibson( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in Dutch and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Monografie over het symbolisme, een laat negentiende-eeuwse Europese kunststroming
Paul Gauguin by Paul Gauguin( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Adam Henein by Idwār Kharrāṭ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Les Symbolistes by Michael Gibson( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in French and German and held by 36 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Francis Gibson, Michael
Francis, Michael
Gibson, Michael
Gibson, Michael F. 1929-
Gibson, Michael F. (Michael Francis), 1929-
Gibson, Michael Francis.
Gibson Michael Francis 1929-....
Languages
English (74)
French (44)
German (14)
Spanish (4)
Dutch (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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