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Key Monuments of the Baroque

Key Monuments of the Baroque - 00 edition

ISBN13: 978-0813334301

Cover of Key Monuments of the Baroque 00 (ISBN 978-0813334301)
ISBN13: 978-0813334301
ISBN10: 0813334306
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 00
Publisher: Westview Press, Inc.
Published: 2000
International: No

List price: $42.00

Key Monuments of the Baroque - 00 edition

ISBN13: 978-0813334301

Laurie Schneider Adams

ISBN13: 978-0813334301
ISBN10: 0813334306
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 00
Publisher: Westview Press, Inc.

Published: 2000
International: No
Summary

The most important works of art and the artists who created them of the Baroque period and style from about 1600 to 1750 are described and analyzed clearly and thoroughly from various points of view. The book covers Mannerist precursors, Baroque painting, sculpture and architecture in Rome, Velázquez in Spain, French Baroque, Flemish Baroque, Dutch painting in the seventeenth century, and Late Baroque and Rococo. Artists included are Cellini, Veronese, Vignola, Alberti, Bramante, Bernini, Borromini, Caravaggio, Gentileschi, Caracci, Velázquez, Poussin, Le Vau, Rubens, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Ruisdael, Claesz, Vermeer, Wren, Watteau, Neumann, and Chardin. Includes a glossary, a bibliography of works cited, and suggested readings.

Author Bio

Adams, Laurie Schneider : John Jay College

Laurie Schneider Adams teaches arthistory to undergraduate and graduate students at John Jay College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Adams is editor of Giotto in Perspective and the quarterly journal Source: Notes in the History of Art. She has contributed numerous articles and reviews to scholarly journals.