Ancient Lamps in the J. Paul Getty Museum
ISBN: PB: 9781606065136, Getty Publications, August 2017
510 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 1 map, 56 line drawings
In the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum are more than six hundred ancient lamps that span the sixth century BCE to the seventh century CE, most from the Roman Imperial period and largely created in Asia Minor or North Africa. These lamps have m...
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Art and Architecture in Italy, 1600-1750, Volumes 1-3
ISBN: PB: 9780300078893, Yale University Press, September 1999
392 pp., 28.4x21.4 cm, 145 colour plates, 295 black&white illus.
A boxed set of the three volume survey of Italian Baroque art and architecture which focuses on the arts in every centre between Venice and Sicily in the early, high, and late Baroque periods.
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Artistry in Bronze The Greeks and Their Legacy XIXth Internationl Congress on Ancient Bronzes
ISBN: PB: 9781606065419, Getty Publications, November 2017
492 pp., 25x15 cm, illus.
The papers in this volume derive from the proceedings of the nineteenth International Bronze Congress, held at the Getty Center and Villa in October 2015 in connection with the exhibition Power and Pathos: Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World. T...
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Architecture in Effect Volume 1 and Volume 2
ISBN: PB: 9781940291994, Actar, November 2020
412 pp., 24x16.5 cm, colour illus.
Architecture in Effect presents research on the co-constitution of architecture and the social by addressing concrete problems and forwarding explorative theories and methodologies. The book compromises a wide-ranging collection of essays emerging fr...
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Akris: A Century in Fashion Selbstverstandlich
ISBN: PB: 9783037787076, Lars Muller Publishers, October 2022
352 pp., 30x22 cm, 300 illus.
"Selbstverstandlich" is the German expression which, in the mind of Albert Kriemler, best encapsulates the aesthetic ideal that he wishes to accomplish with his fashion designs. For the creative director at Akris, the embodiment of natural modernity...
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Momentum of Light
ISBN: PB: 9783037786864, Lars Muller Publishers, January 2022
180 pp., 33x24 cm, 108 illus.
Across the African continent, but especially in the the sub-Saharan region, the light provided by the sun has a particularly stark quality – a fact that becomes apparent in traditional buildings and in the way sunlight shapes the daily routines of th...
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Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art Terracotta Oil Lamps
ISBN: PB: 9781588397249, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 2021
320 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 700 colour illus.
This publication, the fourth in a series that meticulously catalogues works in The Metropolitan Museum of Art's renowned Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art, focuses on the collection's 453 terracotta oil lamps dating from the Classical, Hellenistic, R...
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bauhaus journal 1926-1931 facsimile edition
ISBN: PB: 9783037785881, Lars Muller Publishers, January 2019
412 pp., 29.7x21 cm, 702 illus.
One hundred years after the founding of Bauhaus, it's time to revisit bauhaus journal as significant written testimony of this iconic movement of modern art. In this journal, published periodically from 1926 to 1931, the most important voices of the...
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Structural Conservation of Panel Paintings
ISBN: PB: 9780892363841, Getty Publications, March 2006
588 pp., 29.8x21 cm, 103 colour illus., 353 black&white illus., 121 line drawings
This volume collects thirty-one papers by an international group of experts. Grouped into four topic areas: "Wood Science and Technology", "History of Panel-Manufacturing Techniques", "History of the "Structural Conservation of Panel Paintings", and...
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Le Corbusier Album Punjab, 1951
ISBN: PB: 9783037787069, Lars Muller Publishers, October 2022
196 pp., 31.5x23.5 cm, 30 illus.
This reprint of the notebook Album Punjab Simla. Chandigarh, Mars 1951 kept by Le Corbusier from his two-week visit in the area that would become Chandigarh, the new capital city of the Indian state of Punjab, presents his written or sketched memos a...
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