Mirror of Venus

Mirror of Venus
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Release : 1972
ISBN 10 : OCLC:733047877
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The Mirror of Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Caroline Winterer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-05 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

In The Mirror of Antiquity, Caroline Winterer uncovers the lost world of American women's classicism during its glory days from the eighteenth through the nineteenth centuries. Overturning the widely held belief that classical learning and political ideals were relevant only to men, she follows the lives of four generations of
The Mirror of the Gods
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Malcolm Bull
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Perhaps the single most revolutionary aspect of the Renaissance was the re-emergence of the gods and goddesses of antiquity. In the midst of Christian Europe, artists began to decorate luxury goods with scandalous stories from classical mythology, and rulers to identify themselves with the deities of ancient religion. The resulting
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Museum Publishers
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-02 - Publisher:

Museum Publishers inspirational Notebooks. Lined, ruled Journals for more fun with a beautiful art cover. A museum piece from one of the leading museums of the world to keep all your notes. Amazing notebooks to inspire you to write, to plot and to plan. Something classic or reimagined by modern
After the Pre-Raphaelites
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Elizabeth Prettejohn
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

What happened in Victorian painting and sculpture after the pre-Raphaelites? Aestheticism has been called the next avant-garde movement but attention has centred on literary figures such as Algernon Charles Swinburn, Walter Peter and Oscar Wilde. This volume overviews parallel trends in the visual arts, including the work of Dante Gabriel
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction
Language: en
Authors: Elizabeth Prettejohn
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1841 - Publisher:

Containing original essays; historical narratives, biographical memoirs, sketches of society, topographical descriptions, novels and tales, anecdotes, select extracts from new and expensive works, the spirit of the public journals, discoveries in the arts and sciences, useful domestic hints, etc. etc. etc.