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The Resource Art and civilization, Edward Lucie-Smith

Art and civilization, Edward Lucie-Smith

Label
Art and civilization
Title
Art and civilization
Statement of responsibility
Edward Lucie-Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lucie-Smith, Edward
Dewey number
700/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX440
LC item number
.L8 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts
  • Civilization, Western
Label
Art and civilization, Edward Lucie-Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 550-553) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. Beginnings : European prehistory ; Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia (focus: The tomb of Tutankhamun) -- pt. 2. Ancient Greece, ancient Rome, & Byzantium : Ancient Greece ; Ancient Rome (focus: The Laocoon) ; Judaism and Christianity ; Byzantium -- pt. 3. The Middle Ages : The early Middle Ages (focus: An Anglo-Saxon chieftain's regalia ; The Emperor Charlemagne ; Monastic life : life at Cluny) ; The late Middle Ages (focus: The Black Death) ; Transition to the modern world : Northern Europe -- pt. 4. The Renaissance : Humanism in Italy (focus: The early Medici) ; The Italian High Renaissance ; The Reformation ; Mannerism (focus: The royal icon) -- pt. 5. The Baroque : The Baroque in Italy ; Spain and Flanders (focus: The conquest of Mexico) ; French classicism (focus: Louis XIV and absolutism) ; Protestant Baroque (focus: Rembrandt's self-portraits)
  • pt. 6. The eighteenth century : The rococo (focus: Madame de Pompadour) ; The middle class ; The Enlightenment (focus: Catherine the Great) ; The cult of nature and the cult of feeling -- pt. 7. Romanticism & the nineteenth century : The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Empire (focus: The British in India) ; Romanticism (focus: The legend of Paganini) ; Realism ; Symbolism (focus: The arts and crafts movement) -- pt. 8. The modern age : The birth of modernism (focus: African art and cubism) ; Armageddon and the interwar culture in Europe ; The rise of America (focus: The cinema) ; Europe 1940-70 ; 1970-90 (focus: The new Russian avant-garde)
Control code
ocm25964295
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
560 pages
Isbn
9780810919242
Lccn
92017099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) 452494
Label
Art and civilization, Edward Lucie-Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 550-553) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. Beginnings : European prehistory ; Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia (focus: The tomb of Tutankhamun) -- pt. 2. Ancient Greece, ancient Rome, & Byzantium : Ancient Greece ; Ancient Rome (focus: The Laocoon) ; Judaism and Christianity ; Byzantium -- pt. 3. The Middle Ages : The early Middle Ages (focus: An Anglo-Saxon chieftain's regalia ; The Emperor Charlemagne ; Monastic life : life at Cluny) ; The late Middle Ages (focus: The Black Death) ; Transition to the modern world : Northern Europe -- pt. 4. The Renaissance : Humanism in Italy (focus: The early Medici) ; The Italian High Renaissance ; The Reformation ; Mannerism (focus: The royal icon) -- pt. 5. The Baroque : The Baroque in Italy ; Spain and Flanders (focus: The conquest of Mexico) ; French classicism (focus: Louis XIV and absolutism) ; Protestant Baroque (focus: Rembrandt's self-portraits)
  • pt. 6. The eighteenth century : The rococo (focus: Madame de Pompadour) ; The middle class ; The Enlightenment (focus: Catherine the Great) ; The cult of nature and the cult of feeling -- pt. 7. Romanticism & the nineteenth century : The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Empire (focus: The British in India) ; Romanticism (focus: The legend of Paganini) ; Realism ; Symbolism (focus: The arts and crafts movement) -- pt. 8. The modern age : The birth of modernism (focus: African art and cubism) ; Armageddon and the interwar culture in Europe ; The rise of America (focus: The cinema) ; Europe 1940-70 ; 1970-90 (focus: The new Russian avant-garde)
Control code
ocm25964295
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
560 pages
Isbn
9780810919242
Lccn
92017099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) 452494

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