Dictionary of Art and Artists



 

 


History of

Architecture and Sculpture

 
 

 

 
 

 
 

CONTENTS:

 
 

PART ONE
THE ANCIENT WORLD
PREHISTORIC ART
EGYPTIAN ART

ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
AEGEAN ART
GREEK ART
ETRUSCAN ART
ROMAN ART
EARLY CHRISTIAN AND BYZANTINE ART

PART TWO
THE MIDDLE AGES
EARLY MEDIEVAL ART
ROMANESQUE ART
GOTHIC ART

PART THREE
THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH THE ROCOCO
LATE GOTHIC
THE EARLY RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
THE HIGH RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
MANNERISM AND OTHER TRENDS
THE RENAISSANCE IN THE NORTH
THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
THE BAROQUE IN FLANDERS AND HOLLAND
THE BAROQUE
THE ROCOCO

PART FOUR
THE MODERN WORLD
NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
REALISM AND IMPRESSIONISM
POST-IMPRESSIONISM, SYMBOLISM, AND ART NOUVEAU

PART FIVE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SCULPTURE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE


INDEX
FIGURES
 

 
 

 
 

CHAPTER ONE
 

NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
 

NEOCLASSICISM
PAINTING
SCULPTURE and ARCHITECTURE- Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

THE ROMANTIC MOVEMENT
PAINTING
SCULPTURE and ARCHITECTURE - Part1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

PHOTOGRAPHY
 

 


THE ROMANTIC MOVEMENT



Antonio Canova.


 


Antonio Canova. Venus Italica
1819
Marble
Galleria Palatina (Palazzo Pitti), Florence





Antonio Canova. Venus Italica
1819
Marble
Galleria Palatina (Palazzo Pitti), Florence

 


Antonio Canova. Venus. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY.




Antonio Canova. Perseus with the Head of Medusa
1804-1806
Marble
Metropolitan Museum of Art (Manhattan, New York, United States)




Antonio Canova. Perseus with the Head of Medusa (detail)





Antonio Canova. Dancer
1812
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)




Antonio Canova. The Genius of Death
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)




Antonio Canova. The Three Graces
1813-1816
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)

 


Antonio Canova. Cain
1846
Marble
Public collection




Antonio Canova. Apollo crowning himself
Marble
Private collection




Antonio Canova. Bust of a Vestal Virgin
Marble
Private collection




Antonio Canova. Portrait of Leopoldo Cicognara
Marble
Private collection




Antonio Canova. Sappho
1819-1820
Marble
Public collection




Antonio Canova. Cupid
Marble
Hermitage (St Petersburg, Russian Federation)




Antonio Canova. Statue des Palamedes




Antonio Canova. Terpsichore




Antonio Canova. Ballerina. National gallery in Washington D.C.




Antonio Canova. Bust of Helen of Troy. Victoria and Albert Museum




Antonio Canova. Bust of Helen of Troy. Victoria and Albert Museum




Antonio Canova. Saffo, 1819-20

 
 

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