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Museum Movies: The Museum of Modern Art and the Birth of Art Cinema

Museum Movies

The Museum of Modern Art and the Birth of Art Cinema

University of California Press (2005)
37,29 €

Haidee Wasson provides a rich cultural history of cinema's transformation from a passing amusement...

In the Footsteps of Popes: A Spirited Guide to the Treasures of the Vatican

In the Footsteps of Popes

A Spirited Guide to the Treasures of the Vatican

HarperCollins (2009)
12,01 €

A unique look at the treasures of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and the Basilica of Saint...

The Lost Painting: The Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpiece

The Lost Painting

The Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpiece

Random House Publishing Group (2005)
14,08 €

Told with consummate skill by the writer of the bestselling, award-winning  A Civil Action ,  The...

Basilica: The Splendor and the Scandal: Building St. Peter's

Basilica

The Splendor and the Scandal: Building St. Peter's

Penguin Publishing Group (2006)
11,75 €

In this dramatic journey through religious and artistic history, R. A. Scotti traces the defining...

Digital Currents: Art in the Electronic Age

Digital Currents

Art in the Electronic Age

Taylor and Francis (2004)
35,53 €

Digital Currents explores the growing impact of digital technologies on aesthetic experience and...

Germany: Memories of a Nation

Germany

Memories of a Nation

Penguin Books Ltd (2014)
9,49 €

From Neil MacGregor, the author of A History of the World in 100 Objects, this is a view of...

Hieroglyphs: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2004)
8,53 €

Hieroglyphs were far more than a language. They were an omnipresent and all-powerful force in...

Twentieth-Century American Art
OUP Oxford (2002)
21,33 €

Jackson Pollock, Georgia O'Keeffe, Andy Warhol, Julian Schnabel, and Laurie Anderson are just some...

Asian Art: History, Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Calligraphy and More

Asian Art

History, Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Calligraphy and More

MobileReference.com (2007)
10,66 €

The illustrated book gives historical and cultural background of Asian Art. Introduces major styles,...

Orientalist Aesthetics: Art, Colonialism, and French North Africa, 1880-1930

Orientalist Aesthetics

Art, Colonialism, and French North Africa, 1880-1930

University of California Press (2003)
84,24 €

Lavishly illustrated with exotic images ranging from Renoir's forgotten Algerian oeuvre to the...