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Glittering images : a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars, Camille Paglia

Label
Glittering images : a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars
Title
Glittering images
Title remainder
a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars
Statement of responsibility
Camille Paglia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A journey through Western art's defining moments, from the ancient Egyptian tomb of Queen Nefertari to George Lucas's volcano planet duel in Revenge of the Sith
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paglia, Camille
Dewey number
709
Index
no index present
LC call number
N5303
LC item number
.P29 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Art and society
Label
Glittering images : a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars, Camille Paglia
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Resurrection : Queen Nefertari -- Mystic vision : idols of the Cyclades -- The race : Charioteer of Delphi -- Roof of air : porch of the Maidens -- God's snare : Laocoo?n̊ -- Sky of gold : Saint John Chrysostom -- Living letters : the book of Kells -- Solitary watcher : Donatello, Mary Magdalene -- Island of love : Titian, Venus with a mirror -- Lord of the sea : Agnolo Bronzino, portrait of Andrea Doria as Neptune -- Blaze of glory : Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Chair of Saint Peter -- Satin Knights : Anthony Van Dyck, Lord John Stuart and his brother, Lord Bernard Stuart -- Swirling line : the French Rococo -- Martyr of the revolution : Jacques-Louis David, the death of Marat -- Arctic ruin : Caspar David Friedrich, The Sea of ice -- City in motion : E?<U+00fc>douard Manet, At the Cafe?<U+00fc> -- Melting color : Claude Monet, Irises -- Heaven and Hell : Pablo Picasso, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon -- Heart of stone : George Grosz, Life makes you happy!
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 202 p.
Isbn
9780375424601
Lccn
2012005220
Other control number
9780375424601
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • sky249875256
  • (OCoLC)774490489
  • 829168
Label
Glittering images : a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars, Camille Paglia
Publication
Contents
Resurrection : Queen Nefertari -- Mystic vision : idols of the Cyclades -- The race : Charioteer of Delphi -- Roof of air : porch of the Maidens -- God's snare : Laocoo?n̊ -- Sky of gold : Saint John Chrysostom -- Living letters : the book of Kells -- Solitary watcher : Donatello, Mary Magdalene -- Island of love : Titian, Venus with a mirror -- Lord of the sea : Agnolo Bronzino, portrait of Andrea Doria as Neptune -- Blaze of glory : Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Chair of Saint Peter -- Satin Knights : Anthony Van Dyck, Lord John Stuart and his brother, Lord Bernard Stuart -- Swirling line : the French Rococo -- Martyr of the revolution : Jacques-Louis David, the death of Marat -- Arctic ruin : Caspar David Friedrich, The Sea of ice -- City in motion : E?<U+00fc>douard Manet, At the Cafe?<U+00fc> -- Melting color : Claude Monet, Irises -- Heaven and Hell : Pablo Picasso, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon -- Heart of stone : George Grosz, Life makes you happy!
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 202 p.
Isbn
9780375424601
Lccn
2012005220
Other control number
9780375424601
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • sky249875256
  • (OCoLC)774490489
  • 829168

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