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



Bertel Thorvaldsen
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Bertel Thorvaldsen. Statue of Byron
1831
Marble
Wren Library, Trinity College, Cambridge


Bertel Thorvaldsen. Christ
1821
Marble
Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen


Bertel Thorvaldsen. Hylas Abducted by the Nymphs
1831
Marble, 41 x 76 cm
Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen


Bertel Thorvaldsen. The Lion of Lucerne
1819-21
Stone
Lucerne


Bertel Thorvaldsen. Monument of Pius VIII
1853-66
Marble
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican


Bertel Thorvaldsen. Cupid
 


Bertel Thorvaldsen. Cupid and Psyche
Marble
Thorvaldsen Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Cupid and Psyche
Marble
Thorvaldsen Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Cupid and Psyche
Marble
Thorvaldsen Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Kopf eines Kriegers. 1812




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Venus, Mars und Vulcan, ca. 1810. Pinakothek in Munchen




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Psyche




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Three Graces




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Nessus Abducting Deianira




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Apollo and the Muses




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Perseus and Andromeda with Pegasus
Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Priam Pleads with Achilles for Hector's Body. ca. 1869
Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Achilles and Briseis
1803




Bertel Thorvaldsen. Cupid with a Lyre

 
 

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