Dictionary of Art and Artists



 

 


History of

Architecture and Sculpture

 
 

 

 
 

 
 

CONTENTS:

 
 

PART ONE
THE ANCIENT WORLD
PREHISTORIC ART
EGYPTIAN ART

ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
AEGEAN ART
GREEK ART
ETRUSCAN ART
ROMAN ART
EARLY CHRISTIAN AND BYZANTINE ART

PART TWO
THE MIDDLE AGES
EARLY MEDIEVAL ART
ROMANESQUE ART
GOTHIC ART

PART THREE
THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH THE ROCOCO
LATE GOTHIC
THE EARLY RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
THE HIGH RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
MANNERISM AND OTHER TRENDS
THE RENAISSANCE IN THE NORTH
THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
THE BAROQUE IN FLANDERS AND HOLLAND
THE BAROQUE
THE ROCOCO

PART FOUR
THE MODERN WORLD
NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
REALISM AND IMPRESSIONISM
POST-IMPRESSIONISM, SYMBOLISM, AND ART NOUVEAU

PART FIVE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SCULPTURE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE


INDEX
FIGURES
 

 
 

 
 

CHAPTER SIX
 

THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
 

PAINTING
ARCHITECTURE AND SCULPTURE - Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10,
11, 12, 13,14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

 
 


ARCHITECTURE AND SCULPTURE


Gianlorenzo Bernini.




Gianlorenzo Bernini. Beata Ludovica Albertoni
1671-74
Marble
Cappella Altieri, San Francesco a Ripa, Rome


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Tomb of Pope Urban VIII
1627-47
Golden bronze and marble, figures larger than life-size
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Truth
1645-52
Carrara marble, height 277 cm
Galleria Borghese, Rome


Gianlorenzo Bernini. The Throne of Saint Peter
1657-66
Marble, bronze, white and golden stucco
San Pietro, Rome


Gianlorenzo Bernini. The Throne of Saint Peter (details)
1657-66
Marble, bronze, white and golden stucco
San Pietro, Rome




Gianlorenzo Bernini. The Throne of Saint Peter (detail)
1657-66
Marble, bronze, white and golden stucco
San Pietro, Rome


 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. The Throne of Saint Peter. Statue of Saint Augustine
Bronze
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican



Gianlorenzo Bernini. Tomb of Pope Alexander (Chigi) VII
1671-78
Marble and gilded bronze, over life-size
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican





Gianlorenzo Bernini. Tomb of Pope Alexander (Chigi) VII
1671-78
Marble and gilded bronze, over life-size
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Tomb of Pope Alexander (Chigi) VII (details)
1671-78
Marble and gilded bronze, over life-size
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Tomb of Pope Alexander (Chigi) VII (detail)
1671-78
Marble and gilded bronze, over life-size
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican




Gianlorenzo Bernini. Herm of St Stephen, King of Hungary
Bronze
Cathedral Treasury, Zagreb

 
 

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