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  • Philipp Uffenbachby Ursula Opitz

    Deutscher Kunstverlag 2015; Not Available

    Der Frankfurter Maler Philipp Uffenbach (1566-1636) hat sich in den Augen zahlreicher Kunsthistoriker nie vom Einfluss der großen Meister seiner Epoche befreien können. Er gilt als Epigone Grünewalds oder als Nachahmer Dürers ohne Genie - erwähnenswert allein als Lehrer von Adam Elsheimer. Dieses Zerrbild kann im vorliegenden Band korrigiert und die... more...

  • Stanley Spencer at Burghclereby Amanda Bradley

    National Trust (Enterprises) Ltd 2015; US$ 4.99

    The Sandham Memorial Chapel is Stanley Spencer’s monument to the ‘forgotten dead’ of the First World War. Drawing on his experiences as a medical orderly in a Bristol hospital and in Macedonia, he commemorates the everyday routine of the soldier’s life with an intensely personal religious faith that reaches its triumphant climax... more...

  • Augustus Johnby Michael Holroyd

    Head of Zeus 2015; US$ 9.99

    The essential biography of the Welsh post-impressionist painter. more...

  • William Holman Hunt and Typological Symbolism (Routledge Revivals)by George P. Landow

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    In this study, first published in 1979, Landow contends that Hunt?s version of Pre-Raphaelitism concerned itself primarily with an elaborate system of painterly symbolism rather than with a photographic realism as has been usually supposed. Like Ruskin, Hunt believed that a symbolism based on scriptural typology ? the method of finding anticipations... more...

  • Van Gogh's Womenby Derek Fell

    Pavilion Books 2015; US$ 14.57

    A revealing and moving life of Vincent van Gogh, his search for love and devastating romantic losses. Thwarted passion, romantic disappointment, madness, and the redemptive power of genius - a portrait of the artist that views Vincent van Gogh and his work boldly anew. more...

  • Franz Marcby Stefan Fröhling; Markus Huck

    Verlag Friedrich Pustet 2015; US$ 10.49

    Vielen nur durch seine blauen Pferde, weißen und gelben Kühe oder roten Rehe bekannt, ist Franz Marc weit mehr als der Maler bunter Tiere. Was heute gespenstisch erscheine, werde morgen natürlich sein, sagte er über die neue Kunst der "Wilden", zu denen er sich selbst zählte. Neben Wassily Kandinsky war er Mitbegründer des "Blauen Reiters",... more...

  • Alfred Flechtheimby Andrea Bambi; Axel Drecoll; Andrea Baresel-Brand

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 35.00

    Alfred Flechtheim was one of the most important art dealers of his era. His galleries included works by Paul Klee and Pablo Picasso. Persecuted by the Nazi regime, Flechtheim fled abroad. The fate of much of his collection remains obscure and a matter of contention to this day. In this study, experts from various disciplines use the example... more...

  • Pariser Lehrjahreby Bénédicte Savoy; France Nerlich

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 210.00

    Im 19. Jahrhundert pilgerten Hunderte von jungen Kunstschülern aus dem deutschsprachigen Raum nach Paris, um an der École des beaux-arts und in den Lehrateliers von Malerstars wie Jacques-Louis David, Paul Delaroche oder Thomas Couture zu studieren. Das zweibändige Lexikon Pariser Lehrjahre (1793-1870) macht bislang weitgehend unbekannte Daten und... more...

  • How to Paint Like Turnerby Nicola Moorby; Ian Warrell; Mike Chaplin; Tony Smibert

    Tate Enterprises Ltd 2015; US$ 6.99

    JMW Turner is one of the greatest artists Britain has ever produced. His watercolours, with their extraordinary effects of shifting light and dramatic skyscapes, are especially highly regarded. For the first time, the secrets of Turner's technique are revealed, allowing present-day watercolourists to learn from his achievements. This book combines... more...

  • The Visible and the Invisibleby Daniela Hammer-Tugendhat

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 70.00

    The book addresses the debates on Rembrandt, Metsu, Vermeer, and Hoogstraten that are currently taking place in art history and cultural studies. These focus mainly on the representation of gender difference, the relationship between text and image, and the emotional discourse. They are also an appeal for art history as a form of cultural... more...