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  • Alabaster Images of Medieval Englandby Francis Cheetham

    Boydell & Brewer 2011; US$ 165.00

    The fullest catalogue available on English medieval alabasters - 2,400 entries, with historical and art historical contextual material. more...

  • Animals in Stoneby Alexandra van der Geer

    BRILL 2008; US$ 242.00

    The art history of South Asian covers a time span of roughly four and a half thousand years. During this period, a vast number of animal stone sculptures has been produced, ranging from the pre-historic period till today and covering a great variety of motifs and imagery in different regions and religious traditions. Even so, the number of studies... more...

  • The Animated Imageby Stijn Bussels

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 112.00

    Viele römische Autoren schrieben über den Gedanken, dass ein Abbild ? gleich ob eine Skulptur oder ein Gemälde, eine verbale Beschreibung oder die Darstellung auf einer Bühne ? nicht die Repräsentation eines Originals, sondern ein Prototyp sei, und fragten, ob einem Bild Aspekte des Lebens zu eigen seien. Eine erste Gruppe hielt diese Überzeugungen... more...

  • Art of Eastern India, 300-800by Frederick M. Asher

    University of Minnesota Press 1980; US$ 67.50

    Though scholars have extensive knowledge of the art that flourished during Pala rule in Eastern India (ca. 800-1200), little is known about Eastern Indian art during the preceding 500 years. This half-millennium includes the period of the Gupta dynasty an more...

  • Auguste Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Heredero de los preceptos de la Antigüedad y de Bernini, Auguste Rodin (1840 - 1917) recibió una innegable influencia de Miguel Ángel, en particular, por su obra Los esclavos. Y como Miguel Ángel, Rodin gozó de fama y fortuna (doctor honoris causa y miembro de la Legión de Honor, entre otras), aunque ciertos escándalos y controversias mancharon su... more...

  • Auguste Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 8.95

    Tout à la fois influencé par les maîtres de l?Antiquité, le génie de Michel-Ange et la sculpture baroque, Auguste Rodin est l?un des artistes les plus reconnus de l?histoire. Bien qu?il soit considéré comme l?un des fondateurs de la sculpture moderne, Rodin n?a jamais critiqué la tradition classique. Nombre de ses sculptures furent critiquées et controversées... more...

  • Auguste Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 8.95

    Influenced by the masters of Antiquity, the genius of Michelangelo and Baroque sculpture, particularly of Bernini, Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) is one of the most renowned artists in history. Though Rodin is considered a founder of modern sculpture, he did not set out to critique past classical traditions. Many of his sculptures were criticised and considered... more...

  • Auguste Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke; Daniel Slager

    Archipelago Books 2004; US$ 30.00

    Rilke's lyrical meditation on Rodin's work, art, and what it means to be an artist. more...

  • Berkeley Platoby Stephen G. Miller

    University of California Press 2009; US$ 63.00

    This book explores the provenance of the so-called Berkeley Herm of Plato, a sculptural portrait that Stephen G. Miller first encountered over thirty years ago in a university storage basement. The head, languishing since its arrival in 1902, had become detached from the body, or herm, and had been labeled a fake. In 2002, while preparing another book,... more...

  • Calderby Gerry Souter

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 3.50

    Alexander Calder est un sculpteur américain, né à Philadelphie en 1898 et décédé en 1976 d?une crise cardiaque, à New York où il était venu inaugurer une rétrospective de son oeuvre. Fils de deux artistes et ingénieur de formation, Calder a surtout réalisé des mobiles, assemblages de formes animés par les mouvements de l?air, des stabiles ou sculptures... more...