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  • Alphonse Muchaby Patrick Bade; Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    Born in 1860 in a small Czech town, Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939) was an artist on the forefront of Art Nouveau, the modernist movement that swept Paris in the 1910s, marking a return to the simplicity of natural forms, and changing the world of art and design forever. In fact, Art Nouveau was known to insiders as the ?Mucha style? for the legions of... more...

  • James McNeill Whistlerby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Whistler (Lowell, 1834 ? Londres 1903) Whistler surgit à un moment crucial de l'histoire de l'art et il joue un rôle de précurseur. Il a, comme les Impressionnistes, la volonté d'imposer ses idées. Son oeuvre se déroule en quatre périodes. Dans une première période de recherche, l'artiste est influencé par le réalisme de Courbet et par le japonisme.... more...

  • James McNeill Whistlerby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Whistler suddenly shot to fame like a meteor at a crucial moment in the history of art, a field in which he was a pioneer. Like the impressionists, with whom he sided, he wanted to impose his own ideas. Whistler?s work can be divided into four periods. The first may be called a period of research in which he was influenced by the Realism of Gustave... more...

  • Marc Chagallby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Marc Chagall was born into a strict Jewish family for whom the ban on representations of the human figure had the weight of dogma. A failure in the entrance examination for the Stieglitz School did not stop Chagall from later joining that famous school founded by the Imperial Society for the Encouragement of the Arts and directed by Nicholas Roerich.... more...

  • Pablo Picassoby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Pablo Picasso (Málaga, 1881 ? Mougins, 1973) Picasso naquit en Espagne et l?on dit même qu?il commença à dessiner avant de savoir parler. Enfant, il fut nstinctivement attiré par les instruments de l?artiste. Il pouvait passer des heures de joyeuse concentration à dessiner des spirales pourvues d?un sens qu?il était seul à connaître. Fuyant les jeux... more...

  • Pablo Picassoby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Picasso era español y por eso, según dicen, comenzó a dibujar antes que a hablar. Cuando niño, se sintió atraído de manera instintiva hacia las herramientas del artista. En sus primeros años pasaba horas en feliz concentración dibujando espirales con un sentido y un significado que sólo él conocía. Otras veces dejaba de lado sus juegos infantiles para... more...

  • Pablo Picassoby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Picasso was born a Spaniard and, so they say, began to draw before he could speak. As an infant he was instinctively attracted to artist?s tools. In early childhood he could spend hours in happy concentration drawing spirals with a sense and meaning known only to himself. At other times, shunning children?s games, he traced his first pictures in the... more...

  • Pablo Picassoby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Questo volume contiene numerose opere create da Picasso tra il 1881 e il 1914. Inizialmente, lo stile dell?artista è influenzato da El Greco, da Munch e da Toulouse-Lautrec, che lui scoprì da studente a Barcellona. Affascinato dall?espressione psicologica, nel suo periodo Blu (1901-1904) Picasso descrive lo squallore morale: le scene di genere, le... more...

  • Pablo Picassoby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Von Pablo Picasso erzählt man, er hätte zu zeichnen angefangen, noch bevor er sprechen konnte. Geboren wurde er in Málaga, und hier verbrachte er auch die ersten zehn Jahre seines Lebens. Von seinem Vater lernte Pablo die Grundlagen der akademischen Malkunst. Er besuchte eine Kunstschule in Barcelona und schrieb sich 1897 an der Kunstakademie in Madrid... more...

  • Paul Gauguinby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Paul Gauguin was first a sailor, then a successful stockbroker in Paris. In 1874 he began to paint at weekends as a Sunday painter. Nine years later, after a stock-market crash, he felt confident of his ability to earn a living for his family by painting and he resigned his position and took up the painter?s brush full time. Following the lead of Cézanne,... more...