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Buddhist art Buddhist art Buddhist sculpture of the Tang is characterised as being relatively life-like.
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1879 in music See also: 1878 in music, other events of 1879, 1880 in music and the list of 'years in music'.
1879 in science The year 1879 CE in technology included many events, some of which are listed here.
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 Victorian London - Directories - Dickens's Dictionary of London, by Charles Dickens, Jr., 1879 - "National Art ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
A course of twelve lectures on anatomy, as applicable to the arts, is given in each session.
ART LIBRARY at South Kennsington is open during the same hours as the Museum.
All its contents are rendered, as far as possible, available to students of the schools of art and general readers.
www.victorianlondon.org /education/dickens-arttrainingschool.htm   (926 words)

 art ref collection
The Art Library's reference collection consists of non-circulating materials that can be consulted for quick information, introductions to specific subjects or bibliographic descriptions of library materials that may be found in Wesleyan's collection and/or elsewhere.
Art information: research methods and resources - Art Ref N 85 J64 1990 - An invaluable tool for developing efficient art research techniques and for locating a wide variety of bibliographic references.
Dictionary of Art - Olin Ref and Art Ref N 31 D5 1996 - Thirty-four volume work containing biographies of Western and non-Western artists, patrons, critics and collectors, in addition to major scholarly essays on art styles, cultures, subjects and media.
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The art market dealing with Islamic art is well represented in Paris, but not on the same scale as that in London.
Rarely displayed, the collections of Islamic art in the French central regions are unknown to the public; moreover, the history of the provenance and acquisition of their pieces are poorly documented.
Paris is one of the important markets for Islamic art, with experts of international reputation, such as Jean Soustiel and Marie-Christine David, whose gallery, first established in 1926 by Joseph Soustiel is the oldest in Paris specializing in Islamic art.
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 Sam Houston State University Art Department - About the Art Department   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Prior to that (1880-81), art had been taught by Myra Irwin Allen who introduced drawing as part of the academic curriculum.With the establishment of an Art Department, this single drawing course was quickly expanded to include perspective drawing and art criticism and more art faculty were soon hired.
Additions to the art faculty continued as the need for art and art courses became an integral part of the college curriculum.
He was Chairman of the Art Department from 1962 to 1972, and Dean of the College of Fine Arts from 1966 to 1975.
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 CGFA- Pierre-Auguste Renoir (Page 3)
Jugglers at the Cirque Fernando, 1879, The Art Institute of Chicago.
Fruits from the Midi, 1881, Art Institute of Chicago.
By the Seashore, 1883, The Metropolitan Museum of Art at New York.
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 Art Institute of Chicago - Cultural Commons
Founded in 1879, The Art Institute of Chicago is the leading institution providing a sense of cultural identity and pride for Chicago, the state of Illinois, and the Midwest.
Nearly 225,000 works of art are held in ten curatorial departments: African and Amerindian Arts; American Arts; Architecture; Asian Art; European Decorative Arts and Sculpture, and Ancient Art; European Painting; Modern and Contemporary Art; Photography; Prints and Drawings; and Textiles.
The Art Institute's constituency is local, regional, national, and international, with approximately 1.3 million visitors each year.
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 1450 in art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
See also: 1449 in art other events of 1450 1451 in art list of years in art.
The Art of the Picts: Sculpture and Metalwork in Early Medieval Scotland
Art and Propaganda : Charles IV of Bohemia, 1346-1378
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 Nell Choate Jones (1879-1981) - Fine Art Dealers Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Nell Choate Jones was born in Hawkinsville, Georgia, the daughter of a former Confederate captain.
In 1929 she won a scholarship to the art school at Fontainbleau, France, where she spent a year, then studying in England before returning to the United States.
Jones and her husband summered at the art colony of Woodstock, New York, and she spent time among the Quieres Indians of New Mexico.
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 James McNeill Whistler: Selected Works from the Hunterian Art Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
A free thinker, Whistler is attributed with advancing a concept for art embraced later by the middle of the 20th century.
Whistler's art is in many respects the opposite of his often-aggressive personality, being discreet and subtle, but the creed that lay behind it was radical.
Because of Whistler's lack of coherent style, his belief in aesthetic art, and rejection of traditional story-telling or moral art, and his exploration of any mediums, the public often did not know what to make of Whistler, and so he was never as famous or given as much credit as other artists of this period.
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 ART / 4 / 2DAY
Kitaj's works feature references to literature, history, and art history, and are often strongly biographical, dealing with themes of nostalgia, loss, and the question of Jewish identity.
He also studied art at the Knirr School in Munich in his spare time, before attending Bradford School of Art; he then studied through a scholarship at the Slade School of Art (1908—1912) in London.
He was trained initially at the Gazzola school of art in Piacenza and from the age of 17 took evening classes at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera in Milan.
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 Art & Medicine Books 1800s   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Seton, E. Studies in the art anatomy of animals; being a brief analysis of the visible forms of the more familiar mammals and birds.
Weigall, C. The art of figure drawing: containing practical instructions for a course of study in this branch of art.
The art of figure drawing; containing practical instructions for a course of study in this branch of art.
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 Pierre-Auguste Renoir Online
Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
www.artcyclopedia.com /artists/renoir_pierre-auguste.html   (771 words)

 Victorian Art in Britain - Briton Riviere
This distinction, however, in nowise tempted him from his devotion to art, nor did it first lead him to search, as might have been expected, in the pages of Greek and Roman literature for his pictorial themes.
The sleeping lions at the mouth of her cave, under the name of “Genius Loci,” was the second canvas of the year.
In passing, for instance, in the present year of 1879, from, say, “The Poacher’s Widow” to that picture of his to be hung in an adjacent galley called “In Manus Tuas, Domine,” there was something very significant in the large range of thought and idea which they indicated on the part of the artist.
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 Gerald Cassidy (1879-1934)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Gerald Ira Diamond Cassidy was born in Covington, Kentucky, in 1879.
His first art study was at the Cincinnati School of Design, where he excelled.
Cassidy chose to stay in the Southwest, returning to New York briefly for further study at the National Academy and the Art Students League, before settling in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in the 1900’s.
www.kargesfineart.com /links2/Gerald-Cassidy.htm   (153 words)

 Winslow Homer's Rab and the Girls: A Riddle in Paint by user from Antiques and Fine Art
The girls are solidly painted, yet convey the effect of two silhouettes, a dark and a light, against a band of green and a wedge of brown.
She is the author of Pastoral Inventions: Rural Life in Nineteenth-Century American Art and Culture (1989) and Inventing the Modern Artist: Art and Culture in Gilded Age America (1996).
Strahan in 1879 was the first critic to take note of the animal at all, let alone by the name “Rab.” Critics in 1876, by contrast, never remarked on this interesting and conspicuous figure, writing only about the two girls and the empty meadow.
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 Buy Art Online from the SavvyCollector   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
His studies at the Kunstakademie in Dusseldorf began in 1879.
Additional art schools were attended elsewhere in Europe (Paris, Brussels, Antwerp, Stuttgart and Karlsruhe and Munich).
One marker in his art career was when he joined the Munich Secession in 1893.
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 History of the School and Museum
The Art Institute of Chicago was founded by a small group of artists in 1866.
Their purpose was to provide an excellent education in the studio arts in conjunction with exhibition opportunities.
The small art school, which expanded from one rented facility within the city to another and was burned out of its first permanent home by the Chicago Fire, incorporated as the Chicago Academy of Fine Art in 1879, and changed its name to The Art Institute of Chicago in 1882.
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 1879 History Of Pottery and Porcelain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Ceramic Art; A Compendium Of The History and Manufacture of Pottery and Porcelain,, by Jennie J. Young, with 464 illustrations...
All aspects, periods and localities of the art are covered.
There are chapters on ceramic technology, classification, composition of wares and glazes, manufacture and decoration, Egypt, Assyria and Babylonia Judea, India and Central Asia, China, Korea, Japan, Persia, Greece, Iberian Peninsula, Italy, France, Germany, Central Europe, Russia Denmark and Scandinavia, Greast Britain and Ireland, South America, Central America, The Mound Builders, Indian Pottery, United States.
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 Waddington's Auctioneers - Euro & American Art Catalogue
Austrian Art Joseph von KrahlJoseph von Krahl (19th/20th Century), Austrian ARAB SINGING, Oil on panel; signed lower righ...
Austrian Art Alois Arnegger (1879-1967)Alois Arnegger (1879-1967), Austrian ALPINE VILLAGE IN WINTER, Oil on canvas; signed lower r...
Belgian Art Franz van Severdonck (1809-1889)Franz van Severdonck (1809-1889), Belgian WHITE HORSE, GOAT, SHEEP AND POULTRY IN A PASTURE,...
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 Rickard Pettersson Abstract
This study of the establishment of heritage preservation in Sweden during the first half of the 20th century focuses upon Sigurd Curman (1879-1966), art historian, restoration architect and Director of Antiquities.
The dissertation follows Curman from his childhood in a wealthy Stockholm family, to his early career in restoration and as lecturer in architectural history at the College of Art.
In 1912, Curman was appointed to the first chair in these fields established at the College, which he held until 1918 when he became advisor in the cultural history of architecture at the new Royal Swedish Board of Public Building.
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 Claude Monet Online
Claude Monet at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Claude Monet in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas
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 art . . .
If all meanings could be adequately expressed by words, the arts of painting and music would not exist.
If it is communicated through forms whose connections are not accessible to the conscious mind but are recognized intuitively as meaningful, then we are engaged in art.
Art is a lie that makes us realize truth, at least the truth that is given us to understand.
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 IMLS: Search Results   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Purpose: Supporting Lifelong Learning When it was founded in 1879, the Art Institute of Chicago was a simple, two-story Beaux-Arts structure.
In focus groups and visitor surveys, a large percentage of respondents have reported getting lost or feeling overwhelmed at the Art Institute, a feeling that presents a major barrier to their use and enjoyment of a collection of encyclopedic scope and quality.
The museum runs an active publishing program and has published dozens of catalogs that document singular exhibitions and are designed to provide social and art historical context for the works shown.
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 Rab and the Girls: A Riddle in Paint, by Dr. Sarah Burns
In 1873, Homer produced a smaller oil, The Four Leaf Clover (1873); Detroit Institute of Arts), a bright, summer scene depicting a young girl holding a four-leaf clover as she sits in the grass bordering the ground floor of a country house.
Strahan in 1879 was the first critic to take note of the animal at all, let alone by the name "Rab".
She is the author of Pastoral Inventions: Rural Life in Nineteenth Century Art and Culture (1989) and Inventing the Modern Artist: Art and Culture in the Gilded Age in America (1996).
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 Articles on Antiques and Fine Art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This portrait is truly an icon of American painting and a masterpiece of Illinois folk art.
It is one of only five known multiple full-length portraits by Peck, four of which are currently in...
Featuring outstanding inventory for sale from top antiques & art dealers, educational articles on fine and decorative arts, and a calendar listing upcoming antiques shows and fairs.
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 Calcutta Art Studio
Calcutta Art Studio was established in 1878 with an intention to publish and sell Mythological pictures in a style of its own, originated by Sri Annadaprasad Bagchi, along with four of his better students, namely, Sri Nabo Coomar Biswas, Phanibhushan Sen, Sri Krishna Chandra Pal and Sri Jogendranath Mukhopadhyay.
School of Art in 1879 and had to leave his pupils.
The others continued till 1910, when two of the partners, Sri Phanibhusan Sen and Sri Jogendranath Mukhopadhyay, withdrew their stake in the Company, In 1920 Sri Nabo Coomar Biswas was left alone, as Sri Krishna Chandra Pal declared to leave his old friend and partner.
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 1880 in art - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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See also: 1879 in art, other events of 1880, 1881 in art, list of years in art, List_of_art_events.
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 Sherman Art Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Art and the performance of memory : sounds and gestures of recollection / edited by Richard Candida Smith
Magna Graecia : Greek art from south Italy and Sicily / Michael Bennett and Aaron J. Paul in collaboration with Mario Iozzo ; Bruce M. White, photographer ; [exhibition] organized by the Cleveland Museum of Artand the Tampa Museum of Art
The necessity of artspeak : the language of the arts in the westerntradition / Roy Harris
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 Home - Discovering a world of art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Book 2004,' and was named Woman of the Year in Arts and Entertainment..
This article "Hi sculptor..I mean you" is run today on WWAR Art News, Columbus, Ohio, and on ADN World Art News, Japan.
Art establishes the basic human truths which must serve as the touchstone of our judgment.
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