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Baroque: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting
     

Baroque: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting

by Rolf Toman, Achim Bednorz (Photographer)
 

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200 years of Baroque art and architecture are presented in striking images and thought-provoking text -- capturing the theatrical pathos, illusionistic devices, and interplay of different styles that made 17th-century and 18th-century European culture extravagant, and showy. An in-depth study of moving works of art from various European countries exposes the

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200 years of Baroque art and architecture are presented in striking images and thought-provoking text -- capturing the theatrical pathos, illusionistic devices, and interplay of different styles that made 17th-century and 18th-century European culture extravagant, and showy. An in-depth study of moving works of art from various European countries exposes the sensual beauty of these objects as well as their allegorical representation of religious beliefs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783848004034
Publisher:
h.f.ullmann publishing
Publication date:
04/15/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.40(d)

Meet the Author

Rolf Toman has worked as an independent art publisher for various international publishing houses for several decades. He authored and edited many acclaimed publications on art history and spirituality.

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