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The Resource Art and architecture in France, 1500-1700, Anthony Blunt

Art and architecture in France, 1500-1700, Anthony Blunt

Label
Art and architecture in France, 1500-1700
Title
Art and architecture in France, 1500-1700
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Blunt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in France were an epoch of spectacular artistic activity, exemplified by the châteaux of the Loire valley, the palace of Versailles, the paintings of Poussin and Claude. and the sculpture of Coysevox, which echo the political and cultural importance of France and the "Sun King". Anthony Blunt presents major artists and their principal works chronologically, provides all overview of the main projects of the period and of the artistic personalities behind them, and clearly sets the historical context
Cataloging source
DLC
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1907-1983
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Blunt, Anthony
Dewey number
709/.44
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N6845
LC item number
.B59 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Beresford, Richard
Series statement
Yale University Press Pelican history of art
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  • Art, French
  • Art, French
  • Classicism in art
  • Art, French
  • Art, Renaissance
  • Art, Modern
  • Beeldende kunsten
  • Bouwkunst
Label
Art and architecture in France, 1500-1700, Anthony Blunt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [300]-307) and index
Contents
Maps -- Preface to the fourth editions by Anthony Blunt -- Preface to the fifth (posthumous) edition by Richard Beresford -- From the invasion of Italy to the battle of Pavia 1494-1525 -- Middle years of Francis I 1525-1540 -- Classical period of the sixteenth century 1540-1565 -- Wars of religion 1560-1598 -- Henry IV and the regency of Marie de' Medici 1598-1630 -- Richelieu and Mazarin 1630-1661 -- Louis XIV adn Colbert 1660-1685 -- Decline of Louis XIV 1685-1705 -- Notes -- Bibliography
Control code
ocm39116677
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
  • 5th ed. /
  • rev. by Richard Beresford.
Extent
xi, 319 p.
Isbn
9780300077483
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
98023229
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)39116677
Label
Art and architecture in France, 1500-1700, Anthony Blunt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [300]-307) and index
Contents
Maps -- Preface to the fourth editions by Anthony Blunt -- Preface to the fifth (posthumous) edition by Richard Beresford -- From the invasion of Italy to the battle of Pavia 1494-1525 -- Middle years of Francis I 1525-1540 -- Classical period of the sixteenth century 1540-1565 -- Wars of religion 1560-1598 -- Henry IV and the regency of Marie de' Medici 1598-1630 -- Richelieu and Mazarin 1630-1661 -- Louis XIV adn Colbert 1660-1685 -- Decline of Louis XIV 1685-1705 -- Notes -- Bibliography
Control code
ocm39116677
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
  • 5th ed. /
  • rev. by Richard Beresford.
Extent
xi, 319 p.
Isbn
9780300077483
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
98023229
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)39116677

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