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
 


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux.




Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Mater Dolorosa

 


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Alexande Dumas Fils
1873
Marble, height 81 cm
Comedie-Française, Paris


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Amelie de Montfort Dressed as a Bride
1869
Plaster, height 68 cm
Musee d'Orsay, Paris


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Sketch for the Marshal Moncey Monument
1864
Original plaster, height 167 cm
Petit Palais, Paris


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Antoine Watteau
1863-64
Bronze, height 123 cm
Musee d'Orsay, Paris




Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Bust of Napoleon III




Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Genie of the Dance
Bronze




Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Study of a Bacchante aux vignes
Terracotta




Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. Peasant Girl

 


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux.
Imperial France Enlightening the World and The Triumph of Flora
1863-1866

 


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. France shedding light in the world.
 South façade of the Pavillon de Flore, Louvre palace, Paris




Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. The Triumph of Flora. 1866. South façade of the Pavillon de Flore, Louvre palace, Paris.

 


Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux. The Four Corners of the World Supporting the Celestial Sphere
1872
Original plaster model, height 280 cm
Musee d'Orsay, Paris



Fontaine des Quatre-Parties-du-Monde, ou fontaine de l'Observatoire, dans le jardin Marco-Polo à Paris: quatre femmes, symbolisant qutre continents, scultées par Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, soutiennent un globe, sculpté par Pierre Legrain.

 
 

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