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European Painting 1750-1880
European Painting 1750-1880

European Painting 1750-1880

Art Periods & Movements Flexi

ART

564 Pages, 7.5 x 8.2

Formats: Flexibound

Flexibound, $16.95 (CA $22.95) (US $16.95)

Publication Date: October 2020

ISBN 9783741929427

Rights: US, CA, TH, SG, KH, ID & PH

Koenemann (Oct 2020)

Price: $16.95
 
 

Overview

The period between 1750 and the end of the 19th century was a time of upheaval. Industrialization in England, the French Revolution, Napoleon, and the formation of states in Germany and Italy are just a few historical events that define this period. All these developments were also reflected in European painting: from the rediscovery of antiquity in classicism, through Romanticism with its various national forms, to realism, which discovered completely new themes for art. Containing more than 500 works, this volume is an overview of the most important paintings of these and other styles of this exciting epoch.

Author Biography

Dr. Daniel Kiecol is a historian who also works as a writer and lecturer. His publications cover a variety of cultural subjects.