ART: Everything you need to know about the Greatest Artists and their Works
ART: Everything you need to know about the Greatest Artists and their WorksDownload
The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression
The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression
The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal ExpressionDownload
In Victorian England, with the country swept up in the Industrial Revolution, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, close to William Morris Arts and Crafts movement, yearned for a return to bygone values. W...
William Blake (Temporis Collection)
A major figure of the Romantic Movement, the British artist William Blake (1757-1827) was at once a painter, designer, engraver and poet. He devoted himself to the illustration of his literary works, ...
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The Figure in Action - Anatomy for the Artist
A guide to drawing human figures - male and female - in active situations ranging from slight movement to strenuous action, for example sport and ballet. Skeletal structures and muscle forms are shown...
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Early Italian Painting
Vacillating between the majesty of the Greco-Byzantine heritage and the modernity forecasted by Giotto, Early Italian painting summarises the first steps that lead to the Renaissance. Trying out new m...
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Icons (Temporis Collection)
This work analyzes the evolution of iconic art from its beginning in the Byzantine period, until the time of the Russian Empire. This work is for specialists and students as it is written by one of th...
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Utamaro (Temporis Collection)
In his Life of Utamaro, Edmond de Goncourt, in exquisite language and with analytical skill, interpreted the meaning of the form of Japanese art which found its chief expression in the use of the wood...
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African Art (Temporis Collection)
African Art invites you to explore the dynamic origins of the vast artistic expressions arising from the exotic and mystifying African continent. Since the discovery of African art at the end of the n...
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The Art of Chinese Painting (Cultural China Series
Traditional Chinese painting is an important part of the 5,000-year-old Chinese civilization. This art, with brushes, ink, silk and xuan paper as main tools, and lines and dots as structure, has profo...
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Chinese Characters(Cultural China Series)
Character is an important symbol of human civilization. Among the ancient civilizations with pictographic characters, the Chinese character is the only existed till now. In the information ear, Chines...
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Flower-and-Bird Painting in Ancient China（Chinese Traditional Paintings）
"Flower-and-Bird Painting in Ancient China (Chinese Traditional Painting Series) Introduces the bird and flower painters and their works in all ages of China, to guide foreign readers to appreciate C...
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China’s Calligraphy Art through the Ages（Chinese Traditional Paintings）
"China’s Calligraphy Art through the Ages (Chinese Traditional Painting Series) By introducing the calligraphers and their masterpieces in all ages of China, this book aims to guide foreign readers t...
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Tea and Tea Set（Appreciating Chinese Tea Series）
Why is tea the National drink of China? Why is tea regarded as symbolizing the harmony and mysterious unity of the Universe? Why is the loose-leaf Chinese tea more beneficial than the tea bags? Ho...
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Snuff Bottles in the Qing Dynasty（Chinese National Treasure）
A snuff bottle, as a snuff container, represents a unique variety of China s ancient cultural relics. It first appeared in the royal court in the Emperor Kangxi Period (1661-1722) of the Qing Dynasty ...
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Animal-themed Paintings in Ancient China（Chinese Traditional Paintings）
The history of animal - themed paintings in China can be traced back to around 6,000 or 7,000 years ago when Chinese ancestors used the imagery of fish, bird and frog, which were closely related to th...
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China in New Year Paintings
"New Years Painting in China This book is composed of 200 carefully chosen Chinese New Year Paintings from 1949 on. They include those on politics, Economy, urbanization, industrial and agricultural ...
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Jades of Ancient China（Chinese National Treasure）
The "Chinese National Treasure" series introduce precious Chinese ancient cultural relics. Contents Preface Jades of the Neolithic Age Jades of the Xia and Shang Dynasties Jades of the Western Zhou Dy...
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Porcelain of Ancient China（Chinese National Treasure）
The history of Chinese pottery dates back to the early Neolithic Age.The earliest pottery shards were unearthed from Xianrendong site of Wannian County,Jiangxi Province, with a date of some 8,000 year...
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Landscape Painting of Ancient China（Chinese Traditional Paintings）
Landscape Painting of Ancient China(Chinese Traditional Painting Series) Introduces the landscape painters and their representative works in all ages of China, to guide foreign readers to appreciate ...
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Chinese Calligraphy (Cultural China Series)
Calligraphy is the quintessence of Chinese culture. When the ancient Orientals carved the earliest abstract symbols on the walls of their cave houses, and on animal bones and tortoise shells, their sy...
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Chinese Sculpting (Cultural China Series)
Chinese Sculpting (Cultural China Series)Download
Chinese Theater (Cultural China Series)
Chinese drama includes Chinese traditional opera and modern spoken drama. The former, Chinese traditional drama, together with ancient Greek tragedy & comedy, and Indian Sanskrit drams, was regarded a...
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