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Baroque Europe

by Harald Busch

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baroque Architecture,
  • Architecture

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith an introd. by James Lees-Milne. Edited by Harald Busch and Bernd Lohse. With commentaries on the illus. by Eva-Maria Wagner. [Translated by Peter Gorge]
    SeriesBuildings of Europe
    ContributionsLohse, Bernd, joint ed
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA590 .B813 1962b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24751254M
    LC Control Number63000480
    OCLC/WorldCa1222074

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This fascinating and expansive catalogue, published to coincide with a ground-breaking exhibition, explores every facet of baroque architecture in Europe. The baroque style of architecture arose from the Mannerist style of the seventeenth century.5/5(7).

The book begins with an introduction of the social and political factors shaping Europe during the Baroque Era. Other chapters cover the birth of opera and monody, new genres of instrumental music, and other subjects, generally switching back in between France, Italy, England, and Germany (Spain and Portugal are also included in a chapter).Cited by: His main research field is German and Northern European Literature of the Renaissance and Baroque.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Busch, Harald, Baroque Europe. New York, Macmillan, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the Baroque Europe book Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Books shelved as baroque-period: Bernini: His Life and His Rome by Franco Mormando, Bernini by Rudolf Wittkower, Artemisia by Alexandra Lapierre, De leve. This book combines several histories - print, archaeology, and architecture - in the attempt to identify early modern strategies of recovering lost Rome.

Many books have been written on antiquity in the Renaissance, but this book defines an antiquity that is particularly by: 1. A History of Baroque Music is an exhaustive study of the music of the Baroque period, with particular focus on the 17th century. Individual chapters consider the work of significant composers, including Monteverdi, Corelli, Scarlatti, Schütz, Purcell, Handel, Bach, and Telemann, as well as specific countries and regions.

Two contributed chapters examine composers and genres from Russia, the /5(2). The Baroque Cycle is a series of novels by American writer Neal Stephenson. It was published in three volumes containing eight books in and The story follows the adventures of a sizable cast of characters living amidst some of the central events of the late 17th and early 18th centuries in Europe, Africa, Asia, and Central America.

Rolf Toman is one of the masters of the architectural history of Europe. His books are massive and thorough. This is no exception to the rule. It covers all three aspects of the Baroque style, which were highly integrated in their time and should not be isolated from each other.

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known as the Baroque. With the ostentatious wealth of absolute monarchs and increased oppression of their subjects in some parts of Europe, and a rising middle class and its growing capitalist economy in other parts, the sensual and spiritual yet increasingly mechanized Baroque was a File Size: 2MB.

Baroque and Rococo in Central Europe Sanssouci, in Potsdam by Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff (–) Ceiling of Ottobeuren Abbey in Bavaria (–) The Vierzehnheigen Basilica, Bavaria by Balthasar Neumann (–) Remnant of Zwinger Palace in Years active: 17th–18th centuries.

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The Baroque was a highly ornamented style concerned with balance and harmony in the work which flourished in Europe from the late 16th to the early 18th century. One of the highlights of our Baroque installation is the Chamber of Arts and Wonders that imitates a Flemish nobleman’s residence in.

2- 14th Century European Art. 3- 15th Century Northern Europe. 4- Florence in the 15th Century. 5- Perspective and Humanism in Renaissance Italy. 6- 16th Century Art in Italy. 7- The Renaissance in Venice and Beyond Italy. 8- Italian Baroque Art. 9- Baroque Art in Spain and Flanders. Baroque Art in the Dutch Republic and France.The period of the baroque (late sixteenth to mid-eighteenth centuries) saw extensive reconfiguration of European cities and their public spaces.

Yet, this transformation cannot be limited merely to signifying a style of art, architecture, and decor. Rather, the dynamism, emotionality, and potential for grandeur that were inherent in the baroque style developed in close interaction with the.Get this from a library!

Baroque antiquity: archaeological imagination in early modern Europe. [Victor Plahte Tschudi] -- "Why were seventeenth-century antiquarians so spectacularly wrong?

Even if they knew what ancient monuments looked like, they deliberately distorted the .