Drawings of Albrecht Dürer

Book of Drawings of Albrecht Dürer
Drawings of Albrecht Dürer is book by N.a, publish by Courier Corporation with 192 pages. You can read book online free by subscribe to Kindle Unlimited or direct download from the alternative source.
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Isbn : : 0486140903
  • Pages : 192
  • Category : Art

Eighty-one plates show development from youth to full style. Many favorites, many are new. Introduction by Alfred Werner. "The fascination of the drawings is inexhaustible; the skill incredible; the upshot — delight." — Boston Globe.

Albrecht Durer

Book of Albrecht Durer
  • Author : Stacey Bieler
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Isbn : : 1532619650
  • Pages : 328
  • Category : Religion

The artist and entrepreneur Albrecht Dürer lived in Germany in the early 1500s, when two storms were threatening the Holy Roman Empire. First, Suleiman the Magnificent and his army of Ottoman Turks were expanding from Constantinople to Vienna, the doorstep of Europe. Second, Martin Luther, a German monk and professor, wrote his Ninety-Five Theses identifying corruption within the Roman Catholic Church. This challenged the authority of both Emperor Charles V and Pope Leo X, who responded by accusing Luther of heresy. Albrecht Dürer influenced art and media throughout Europe as strongly as Martin Luther influenced people’s views of life, death, and their relationship with God. Dürer's art and writing reveal how this creative and thoughtful man responded to the changes offered by Luther. Why was Dürer so attracted to Luther’s writings? Why would he risk being accused of being a heretic? Both of these men inspired changes in art, religion, and politics that still underlie the foundation of today’s social structures and Western culture.

500 Years of Illustration

Book of 500 Years of Illustration
  • Author : Howard Simon
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Isbn : : 0486261700
  • Pages : 512
  • Category : Art

Unrivaled treasury of art from the 1500s through the 1900s includes drawings by Goya, Hogarth, Dürer, Morris, Doré, Beardsley, others. Hundreds of illustrations, brief introductions. Ideal as reference and browsing book.

Das Skizzenbuch von Albrecht D?rer

Book of Das Skizzenbuch von Albrecht D?rer
  • Author : Albrecht D?rer,Robert Bruck
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Isbn : : 5880170993
  • Pages : N.A
  • Category : History

Das Skizzenbuch Von Albrecht D?rer

Book of Das Skizzenbuch Von Albrecht D?rer
  • Author : A. Durer
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Isbn : : 587508720X
  • Pages : N.A
  • Category : History

The engravings of Albrecht Durer

Book of The engravings of Albrecht Durer
  • Author : D?rer Albrecht
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Isbn : : 1149352078
  • Pages : N.A
  • Category : History

Of the Just Shaping of Letters

Book of Of the Just Shaping of Letters
  • Author : Albrecht Dürer
  • Publisher : Library of Alexandria
  • Isbn : : 1465523049
  • Pages : 40
  • Category : Alfabets

Delphi Complete Works of Albrecht Dürer (Illustrated)

Book of Delphi Complete Works of Albrecht Dürer (Illustrated)
  • Author : Albrecht Dürer,Peter Russell
  • Publisher : Delphi Classics
  • Isbn : : 178656498X
  • Pages : 1002
  • Category : Art

The greatest German Renaissance artist, Albrecht Dürer produced a vast body of works, including altarpieces, religious works, portraits, copper engravings and woodcuts. Dürer established his reputation and influence across Europe when he was still in his twenties, due to his high-quality woodcut prints and striking versatility. Delphi’s Masters of Art Series presents the world’s first digital e-Art books, allowing readers to explore the works of great artists in comprehensive detail. This volume presents Dürer’s complete paintings in beautiful detail, with concise introductions, hundreds of high quality images and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * The complete paintings of Albrecht Dürer — over 100 images, fully indexed and arranged in chronological and alphabetical order * Includes reproductions of rare works * Features a special ‘Highlights’ section, with concise introductions to the masterpieces, giving valuable contextual information * Enlarged ‘Detail’ images, allowing you to explore Dürer’s celebrated works in detail, as featured in traditional art books * Hundreds of images in stunning colour – highly recommended for viewing on tablets and smart phones or as a valuable reference tool on more conventional eReaders * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the paintings * Easily locate the paintings you wish to view * Includes Dürer's engravings and woodcuts - spend hours exploring the artist’s diverse works * The artist’s famous memoir of his travels * Features four bonus biographies - discover Dürer's artistic and personal life * Scholarly ordering of plates into chronological order Please visit to browse through our range of exciting e-Art books CONTENTS: The Highlights SAINT JOHN’S CHURCH SELF PORTRAIT, 1493 SAINT JEROME IN THE WILDERNESS VIRGIN AND CHILD BEFORE AN ARCHWAY PORTRAIT OF ELECTOR FREDERICK THE WISE OF SAXONY THE SEVEN SORROWS OF THE VIRGIN SELF PORTRAIT, 1498 PORTRAIT OF OSWOLT KREL SELF PORTRAIT WITH FUR-TRIMMED ROBE LAMENTATION FOR CHRIST A YOUNG HARE ADORATION OF THE MAGI FEAST OF THE ROSARY ADAM AND EVE MARTYRDOM OF THE TEN THOUSAND MELENCOLIA I PORTRAIT OF MICHAEL WOLGEMUT THE FOUR APOSTLES The Paintings THE COMPLETE PAINTINGS ALPHABETICAL LIST OF PAINTINGS The Engravings LIST OF ENGRAVINGS The Woodcuts LIST OF WOODCUTS The Memoir MEMOIRS OF JOURNEYS TO VENICE The Biographies DÜRER by Herbert Furst DÜRER by M. F. Sweetser ALBRECHT DÜRER by T. Sturge Moore BRIEF BIOGRAPHY by Sidney Colvin Please visit to browse through our range of exciting titles or to buy the whole Art series as a Super Set

Albrecht D?rer's Unterweisung Der Messung

Book of Albrecht D?rer's Unterweisung Der Messung
  • Author : Albrecht D?rer
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Isbn : : 5875667389
  • Pages : N.A
  • Category : History

Um Einiges Gek?rzt Und Neuerem Sprachgebrauch Angepasst herausgegeben sowie mit einem Nachwort versehen.

Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, 2 Volume Set

Book of Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, 2 Volume Set
  • Author : Bernard Wood
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Isbn : : 9781444342475
  • Pages : 1264
  • Category : Science

This comprehensive A to Z encyclopedia provides extensive coverage of important scientific terms related to improving our understanding of how we evolved. Specifically, the 5,000 entries in this two-volume set cover evidence and methods used to investigate the relationships among the living great apes, evidence about what makes the behavior of modern humans distinctive, and evidence about the evolutionary history of that distinctiveness, as well as information about modern methods used to trace the recent evolutionary history of modern human populations. This text provides a resource for everyone studying the emergence of Homo sapiens. Visit the companion site to browse additional references and updates from this comprehensive encyclopedia.

Emblems and Impact Volume I

Book of Emblems and Impact Volume I
  • Author : Ingrid Hoepel,Simon McKeown
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Isbn : : 1527504352
  • Pages : 650
  • Category : Art

The art of the emblem is a pan-European phenomenon which developed in Western and Central Europe in the early modern period. It adopted meanings and motifs from Antiquity and the Middle Ages as part of a general humanistic impulse. Technological developments in printing that permitted the combination of letterpress with woodblock, and later copperplate, images, ensured that the emblem spread rapidly by way of printed collections. With time, emblematic ideas moved beyond Europe, conveying their insights and wisdom in the compact form of the book. These same books came to influence artists and designers working in the decoration of buildings, furniture, and household items, so that emblems entered personal life; they infiltrated festive culture, too. In such environments beyond the book, emblems were transported, adapted, and embedded in new functional contexts shaped by social, political, or religious conditions, but also by architectonical and regional art historical parameters. The results of these transformations are often of an intricate and complex meaning. The combination of word and image that constitutes the emblem still has resonance in contemporary art and architecture. The study of emblems allows us to look back at the collaborative endeavours of creative minds of earlier times from across Europe and beyond. At a time when that continent is under strain, and the world in general seeks to come to terms with globalization, emblems allow reflection on strongly shared cultural values and connections.

Treasury of American Pen & Ink Illustration 1881-1938

Book of Treasury of American Pen & Ink Illustration 1881-1938
  • Author : Fridolf Johnson
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Isbn : : 0486791513
  • Pages : 160
  • Category : Art

Featuring 236 drawings by more than 100 artists, this survey of America's most beloved illustrators includes contributions from Edwin Austin Abbey, Maxfield Parrish, Charles Dana Gibson, and Rockwell Kent.

Word Studies in the New Testament

Book of Word Studies in the New Testament
  • Author : Marvin Vincent
  • Publisher : Ravenio Books
  • Isbn : :
  • Pages : N.A
  • Category : Religion

Marvin Vincent was a 19-century Presbyterian minister and professor of New Testament at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He is best known for his classic Word Studies in the New Testament. Vincent opened his Word Studies by remarking, "New Testament commentaries are so numerous, and, many of them, so good, that a new essay requires some explanation. The present work is an attempt in a field which, so far as I am aware, is not covered by any one book, though it has been carefully and ably worked by many scholars. Taking a position midway between the exegetical commentary and the lexicon and grammar, it aims to put the reader of the English Bible nearer to the stand-point of the Greek scholar, by opening to him the native force of the separate words of the New Testament in their lexical sense, their etymology, their history, their inflection, and the peculiarities of their usage by different evangelists and apostles."

Symbols and Artifacts

Book of Symbols and Artifacts
  • Author : Pasquale Gagliardi
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Isbn : : 3110874148
  • Pages : 445
  • Category : Business & Economics

Concise Encyclopedia of the Original Literature of Esperanto, 1887-2007

Book of Concise Encyclopedia of the Original Literature of Esperanto, 1887-2007
  • Author : Geoffrey Sutton
  • Publisher : Mondial
  • Isbn : : 1595690905
  • Pages : 728
  • Category : Literary Criticism

A unique work of international reference with more than 300 individual articles on the most important authors, this resource tells the fascinating story of the development of the literature from its humble beginnings in 1887 to its worldwide use in every literary genre today.

Type Speaks

Book of Type Speaks
  • Author : Steven Heller,Gail Anderson
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Isbn : : 1647001692
  • Pages : 464
  • Category : Design

An essential resource to using contemporary typefaces for effective communication Type is the handwriting of the 21st century, lending its expressive voice to the language of all written communication. Type Speaks is the first book to explore type as a medium that conveys emotions, concepts, and ideas, filled with hundreds of new fonts available through digital foundries. Some exude joy, radiate serenity, or jangle the nerves; some sell or persuade or command or seduce. More than ever before, a great range of type choices, both conventional and unconventional, is available to graphic design professionals and nonprofessionals alike. In this new world, Type Speaks will be an essential reference for anyone crafting messages in words.

Art Books

Book of Art Books
  • Author : Wolfgang M. Freitag
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Isbn : : 1134830416
  • Pages : 568
  • Category : Literary Criticism

First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Albrecht Altdorfer and the Origins of Landscape

Book of Albrecht Altdorfer and the Origins of Landscape
  • Author : Christopher S. Wood
  • Publisher : Reaktion Books
  • Isbn : : 1780231156
  • Pages : 384
  • Category : Art

In the early sixteenth century, Albrecht Altdorfer promoted landscape from its traditional role as background to its new place as the focal point of a picture. His paintings, drawings, and etchings appeared almost without warning and mysteriously disappeared from view just as suddenly. In Albrecht Altdorfer and the Origins of Landscape, Christopher S. Wood shows how Altdorfer transformed what had been the mere setting for sacred and historical figures into a principal venue for stylish draftsmanship and idiosyncratic painterly effects. At the same time, his landscapes offered a densely textured interpretation of that quintessentially German locus—the forest interior. This revised and expanded second edition contains a new introduction, revised bibliography, and fifteen additional illustrations.

Oxygen Free Radicals and Tissue Damage

Book of Oxygen Free Radicals and Tissue Damage
  • Author : David W. FitzSimons
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Isbn : : 0470715103
  • Pages : 432
  • Category : Science

The Novartis Foundation Series is a popular collection of the proceedings from Novartis Foundation Symposia, in which groups of leading scientists from a range of topics across biology, chemistry and medicine assembled to present papers and discuss results. The Novartis Foundation, originally known as the Ciba Foundation, is well known to scientists and clinicians around the world.

Katie Luther, First Lady of the Reformation

Book of Katie Luther, First Lady of the Reformation
  • Author : Ruth A. Tucker
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Isbn : : 0310532167
  • Pages : 208
  • Category : Religion

Katharina von Bora, wife of Martin Luther, was by any measure the First Lady of the Reformation. A strong woman with a mind of her own, she would remain unknown to us were it not for her larger than life husband. Unlike other noted Reformation women, her primary vocation was not related to ministry. She was a farmer and a brewer with a boarding house the size of a Holiday Inn - and all that with a large family and nursing responsibilities. In many ways, Katie was a modern woman - a Lean In woman or a modern-day version of a Proverbs 31 woman. Katharina's voice echoes among modern women, wives and mothers who have carved out a career of their own. Decisive and assertive, she transformed Martin Luther into at least a practicing egalitarian. Katharina was a full partner who was a no-nonsense, confident and determined woman, a starke Frau who did not cower when confronted by a powerful man. Ruth Tucker invites readers to visit Katie Luther in her sixteenth-century village life - with its celebrations and heartaches, housing, diet, fashion, childbirth, child-rearing and gender restrictions - and to welcome her today into our own living rooms and workplaces.