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world of Bernini

Robert Wallace

world of Bernini

1598-1680

by Robert Wallace

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Published by Time-Life Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bernini, Gian Lorenzo, -- 1598-1680.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Wallace and the editors of Time-Life Books.
    SeriesTime-Life library of art
    ContributionsTime-Life Books.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21143909M

      The 17th-century sculptor Gianlorenzo Bernini did nothing by half. In his work, as in his private life, raw passion was his driving force, writes Simon : Simon Schama.


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Sculptor and architect Bernini was the virtual creator and greatest exponent of Baroque in 17th century Italy. He has left his greatest mark on Rome where Papal patronage provided him with enormous architectural commissions/5.

Bernini book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Sculptor, architect, painter, playwright, and scenographer, Gian Lorenzo Be 4/5. 53 Color Paintings of Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Gianlorenzo or Giovanni) - Italian Baroque Sculptor and Architect (December 7, - Novem ) Jacek Michalak out of 5 stars 1.

rows  The following is a list of works of sculpture, architecture, and painting by the Italian Baroque. The World of Bernini, (Time-Life Library of Art) by Robert Wallace and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Gian Lorenzo Bernini () was the most influential sculptor of his age.

Inventive and skilled, he virtually created the Baroque style. In his religious sculptures he excelled at capturing movement and extreme emotion, uniting figures with their setting to create a single conception of /5. The world of Bernini, by Wallace, Robert, Publication date Topics Bernini, Gian Lorenzo, Publisher New York: Time-Life Books Time-Life Books Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha-A (Control) Collection_set phillipsacademy Foldoutcount 0 Identifier worldofberniniwall Identifier-arkPages: The world of Bernini, by Robert Wallace, Time-Life Books Write The First Customer Review.

Gian Lorenzo (or Gianlorenzo) Bernini world of Bernini book b ɛər ˈ n iː n i /, also US: / b ər ˈ-/, Italian: [ˈdʒan loˈrɛntso berˈniːni]; also Giovanni Lorenzo; 7 December – 28 November ) was an Italian sculptor and architect.

While a major figure in the world of architecture, he was, also and even more prominently, the leading sculptor of his age, credited with creating the Baroque style Born: Gian Lorenzo Bernini, 7 DecemberNaples. World of BerniniThe - Time-Life Library of Art by R Wallace and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Bernini: the sculptor of the Roman Baroque User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Wittkower's () book, first published in and updated in world of Bernini bookderives from an Italian 5/5(1).

: World of BerniniThe - Time-Life Library of Art: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be : $ Bernini's contributions to St. Peter's exemplify more than any other complex works of art the spirit of the Catholic Restoration, and the Baroque era.

In the fifty years between andSt. Peter's was dramatically transformed - from the Ponte Sant'Angelo all the way to the Cathedra.

The World of Berniniby Robert Wallace and the Editors of Time-Life Books (read 22 Nov ) This is a short book on Gianlorenzo Bernini, who was born in and died in Fabulous artist--and the pictures are great.

Made me wish I had had the book when I was in Rome in the preceding summer. ()/5(3). The World of Bernini Condition is Like New. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. Like new this book it's in perfect condition. You won't find one like Rating: % positive.

Get this from a library. The world of Bernini, [Robert Wallace; Time-Life Books.] -- An account of the life, work and times of Bernini, great sculptor of 17th century Italy. ^ Domenico Bernini, Life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini, ed., p. ^ Hibbard, p. 21 ^ ^ Gale, Thomson. Gian Lorenzo Bernini Encyclopedia of World Biography, For list of Bernini's siblings, see Franco Mormando, Bernini: His Life and His Rome (Chicago: University of.

Get this from a library. The world of Bernini, [Robert Wallace; Gian Lorenzo Bernini; Time-Life Books.]. The World of Bernini,(French) Hardcover – June 1 by Wallace, Robert, (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: Wallace, Robert.

Get this from a library. The world of Bernini, [Robert Wallace; Time-Life Books.]. Gian Lorenzo Bernini - Gian Lorenzo Bernini - Patronage of Urban VIII: With the pontificate of Urban VIII (–44), Bernini entered a period of enormous productivity and artistic development.

Urban VIII urged his protégé to paint and to practice architecture. His first architectural work was the remodeled Church of Santa Bibiana in Rome. The Galleria Borghese, home of many works by Bernini, including some of his world-famous groups such as Apollo and Daphne, The Rape of Proserpina and David, will host a major exhibition on the sculptures of this extraordinary artist.

Exceptional in scope and scholarship, the catalogue analyses many different aspects of Bernini's output Author: Anna Coliva. Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Italian artist who was perhaps the greatest sculptor of the 17th century and an outstanding architect as well.

Bernini created the Baroque style of sculpture and developed it to such an extent that other artists are of only minor importance in a discussion of that style.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The World of Bernini Time-life Library of Art by WA at the best online prices at 5/5(1). David is a life-size marble sculpture by Gian Lorenzo sculpture was one of many commissions to decorate the villa of Bernini's patron Cardinal Scipione Borghese – where it still resides today, as part of the Galleria was completed Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

Wallace, Robert. The World of Bernini: New York: Time-Life Books, Weston-Lewis, Aidan., ed. Effigies & Ecstasies: Roman Baroque Sculpture and Design in the Age of Bernini. Edinburgh: Trustees of the National Galleries of Scotland, Wittkower, Rudolf. Gian Lorenzo Bernini: The Sculptor of the Roman Baroque.

Bernini’s Beloved: A Portrait of Costanza Piccolomini by Sarah McPhee is a radical reappraisal of one of the most celebrated works of Baroque art She brilliantly evokes the world of 17th century Rome, where vengeance is powdered with marble dust.

Get this from a library. Bernini: genius of the Baroque. [Charles Avery; Gian Lorenzo Bernini; David Finn] -- Gianlorenzo Bernini () was the presiding genius of the Italian Baroque. As a sculptor, he produced a host of exhilarating works -- the Ecstasy of St.

Teresa, David, Apollo and Daphne, The. Truth Unveiled by Time is a marble sculpture by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo ed between andBernini intended to show Truth allegorically as a naked young woman being unveiled by a figure of Time above her, but the figure of Time was never executed.

Bernini still expressed a wish to add the figure as late as Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Gian Lorenzo Bernini (&–), sculptor, architect, painter, and playwright, was the most influential artist of seventeenth-century Rome and, indeed, one of the leading creative forces in European art for most of that century.

He is universally recognized as one of the creators of the vastly popular Roman Baroque style, which was quickly disseminated throughout all of Europe. item 7 Vintage THE WORLD OF BERNINI Hardcover by TIME LIFE BOOKS Library Art Series - Vintage THE WORLD OF BERNINI Hardcover by TIME LIFE BOOKS Library Art Series $ item 8 GIAN LORENZO BERNINI BY RUDOLF WITTKOVER HARDCOVER BOOK - I - GIAN LORENZO BERNINI BY RUDOLF WITTKOVER HARDCOVER BOOK - I /5(1).

The aspirations of patron Pope Alexander VII () and his favorite architect Gian Lorenzo Bernini () led to the extraordinarily magical construction of St.

Peter’s Piazza. Also known as Piazza San Pietro, the area before St. Peter’s basilica was redesigned to its full glamour during the period of to by Bernini as.

Impresario. by Gian Lorenzo Bernini and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Passion The images chosen for this book show the renowned artist's process and exploration of his world.

There are preparatory sketches for his more famous works of art as well as images that. This hardcover book is clean, crisp and the interior is unmarked. The slipcase shows light wear from handling. This book was published by Time-Life Books, New York.

This copy is a reprint. There are pages including an index, bibliographical references, and a chronology of artists. Title: The World of Bernini - Author: Robert.

Now, the analyazation of the writers shall begin. Franco Borsi's book entitled BERNINI, has the most in depth and detailed. coverage of Bernini's life, background, and sculpture. Borsi's book praises Bernini as the god of all sculpture and architectural works.

The majority. of the historian's text is in regard to Bernini' s work in Vatican City. Buy Bernini in Perspective By Edited by George C. Bauer, in Well Read condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery in the UK. ISBN: ISBN Category: Non-Fiction Books > Arts Books > Art Forms.The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa (alternatively Saint Teresa in Ecstasy or Transverberation of Saint Teresa; in Italian: L'Estasi di Santa Teresa or Santa Teresa in estasi) is the central sculptural group in white marble set in an elevated aedicule in the Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, was designed and completed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, the leading sculptor of his day, who also Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini.About this Item: Phaidon Press, London, Hardcover.

NO DUSTJACKET included. Brown cloth over boards; pp.; 98 bw figures; bw plates. Extremely well-illustrated book of Bernini's works; Specific sections devoted to his early works and Borghese patronage, religious imagery, portrait busts, the artist's work in St.

Peter's and the Vatican, and fountains and monuments.