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Lowe, Lara

Overview
Works: 336 works in 616 publications in 1 language and 12,749 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Educational films  Historical films  Drama  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997.2, 759.4
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Publications about Lara Lowe
Publications by Lara Lowe
Most widely held works by Lara Lowe
India by Ralf Demesmaeker( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Using 3D graphics and computer generated animation, journeys through the centuries to explore the history of ancient India, including how glories such as the Taj Mahal reflect the character of the people. Also features a re-creation of an Indus Valley city of the second millennium B.C
Monet by Claude Monet( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
"It was Claude Monet's Impression: soleil levant which gave the impressionist school it's [sic] name. Famed for seeing the subtle nuances of color, light and atmosphere in landscape, Monet's great works include Haystacks and Waterlilies. This program features footage from L'Orangerie and from Monet's house and gardens at Giverny plus special film shot at London's Savoy Hotel, from where Monet painted his famous views of London."--Estuche
Renoir by Gilles Bourdos( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Arguably the greatest of all the Impressionist artists, Pierre August Renoir's brilliant Le Moulin de la Gallette created immense controversy in its day. Famous for his use of hot reds, orange and gold to portray nudes in sunlight, Renoir's later life was blighted by arthritis, which crippled his hands. This fascinating story of the man and his work includes a visit to the artist's home Cagnes-sur-Mer on the island of La Grenouillere, and unique footage of an Impressionist festival
Dante and the divine comedy ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
"A powerful introduction to [The Divine Comedy], the greatest work of medieval literature, which draws upon new dramatic filmed sequences, contemporary images and the works of artists inspired by Dante's epic voyage of the imagination"--Container
The history of Western art ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
The programs focus on various artists highlighting the works of Giotto, Van Eyck, and others who forged a link with the religious world, and discovered perspective. The golden age inspiring Michaelangelo, Raphael, Da Vinci and Holbein and such masterpieces as Ambassadors, Mona Lisa, Last Judgement and Last Supper are covered. Great works from Rembrandt, Rubens, Caravaggio and Bernini coupling with realism and expression that fosters art as Las Meninas, Marriage a la Mode, Conversion of St. Paul and Lion Hunt are featured. Emphasis on pastoral themes emerging and classical influence in the work of Hogarth, Gainsborough, Chardin and David; and great works studied include Blue Boy, Rakes Progress and Saying Grace. The Romantic movement featuring the works of Constable, Turner and Goya and such masterpieces as Third of May, Hay Wain, and Rain, Steam and Speed are included. Also, featured is the revolutionary work of Cezanne, Seurat, Manet and Van Gogh and titles include Gare St. Lazare, Dance at the Moulin de la Galette, La Mont St. Victoire and Bathers
The impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Profoundly influenced by the Renaissance painters, Hilaire Degas pioneered precision of line and the use of the human form in space within the Impressionist school. A Paris-born pupil of Ingres, Degas produced such masterpieces as Rehearsal of the Ballet and The Cotton Exchange. This unique study of his life and times includes delightful new footage of the Royal Ballet, Birmingham, England
The impressionists by David Manson( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of one of the art world's most colorful characters. A true maverick and a highly controversial figure in his day, Edouard Manet became a father figure to the Impressionist movement because of his stand against the restrictions and conventions of the French salon
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of van Gogh, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
In his landscape and still-life paintings Cézanne developed a revolutionary new approach to color and perspective. His influence on 20th century artists was so great that he is now referred to as the "Father of modern painting". Learn more about Cézanne's life, artistic style and techniques, explore the historical context of his life and work, and begin to understand his creative process. The program includes on-location footage and commentary by world renowned art experts
China : the mandate of heaven by Michael Wood( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and explores the roots of Chinese culture today
Ancient China ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Using 3D graphics, this program highlights China's architectural achievements including The Great Wall of China, the terracotta army of the First Chinese Emperor, a Chinese village from seven thousand years ago and Beijing's Forbidden City
The impressionists by Camille Pissarro( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
This is the story of the life and work of Camille Pissarro, the West-Indian born leader of the original Impressionists and the only artist from that school to exhibit at all eight of the exhibitions from 1874 to 1886. A considerable influence on Cezanne and Gauguin at the beginning of their careers, Pissarro's great works include the famous Boulevard Montmartre which hangs today in the National Gallery, London
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of post-impressionist master Paul Gaugin, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The Dutch masters by Vittorio Sgarbi( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of the art of Bosch. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
The post impressionists ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
In 1893 Edvard Munch created a masterpiece which has become a defining image of the 20th Century. The Scream is a picture whose sense of anguish reveals much about our own lives, as well as the life of the artist who created it
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of post-impressionist painter Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of post-impressionist painter Henri Rousseau, featuring expert commentary and location footage
Landmarks of western art ( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
This episode also features the work of Van Gogh and Degas, and explores such masterpieces as The Sunflowers, La Grande Jette, and The Dancing Class
Pompeii by William Millard Seaman( visu )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
In the year 79 AD, the ancient seaside city of Pompeii was buried beneath a mountain of volcanic ash and pumice when nearby volcano Mount Vesuvius furiously erupted. More than two thousand of Pompeii's citizens lost their lives. For almost 1,700 years, until its rediscovery in 1748, Pompeii lay hidden - a city and its people suspended in time. Now we can see the streets and buildings almost as they were on the day Pompeii died- an incredible snapshot of Roman civilization in its heyday
The Dutch masters ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of the art of Rembrandt. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
 
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