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
 

 


SCULPTURE and ARCHITECTURE
 

SCULPTURE


France

 


Jean-Antoine Houdon.

 


Jean-Antoine Houdon. St Bruno
1766-67
Marble, height 315 cm
Santa Maria degli Angeli, Rome

 


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of Anne-Ange Houdon
c. 1791
Plaster
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Louise Brongniart
1777
Terracotta, height 35 cm
Musee du Louvre, Paris


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of Alexandre Brongniart
1777
Marble, height 39 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of a Child
1791
Plaster, height 40 cm
Musee du Louvre, Paris


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of the Comtesse de Sabran
c. 1785
Marble
Neues Palais, Potsdam



Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of the Artist's Wife
c. 1770
Marble
Musee du Louvre, Paris


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of Diderot
1771
Marble
Seymour Collection, Nem Haven



Jean-Antoine Houdon. General Dumouriez
1792
Terracotta
Musee des Beaux-Arts, Angers


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Robert Fulton
c. 1803
Plaster, height 68,5 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of Thomas Jefferson
1789
Marble, height 78 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of Napoleon
1806
Marble
Musee des Beax-Arts, Dijon


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Peasant Girl of Frascati
1774
Marble, height 96 cm
Musee Cognacq-Jay, Paris


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Madame de Serilly
1782
Marble, height: 62 cm
Wallace Collection, London


Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of George Washington
1789-1808
Marble
Musee du Louvre, Paris



Jean-Antoine Houdon. The Comtesse Du Cayla
1777
Marble
Frick Collection (New York, United States)




Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of Denis Diderot
1773
Marble
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan, New York, United States




Jean-Antoine Houdon. Bust of a girl
1791
Marble
National Gallery of Australia




Jean-Antoine Houdon. Comtesse de Jaucourt
1777
Marbre
Musee du Louvre, Paris

 
 

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