Dictionary of Art and Artists



 

 


History of

Architecture and Sculpture

 
 

 

 
 

 
 

CONTENTS:

 
 

PART ONE
THE ANCIENT WORLD
PREHISTORIC ART
EGYPTIAN ART

ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
AEGEAN ART
GREEK ART
ETRUSCAN ART
ROMAN ART
EARLY CHRISTIAN AND BYZANTINE ART

PART TWO
THE MIDDLE AGES
EARLY MEDIEVAL ART
ROMANESQUE ART
GOTHIC ART

PART THREE
THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH THE ROCOCO
LATE GOTHIC
THE EARLY RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
THE HIGH RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
MANNERISM AND OTHER TRENDS
THE RENAISSANCE IN THE NORTH
THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
THE BAROQUE IN FLANDERS AND HOLLAND
THE BAROQUE
THE ROCOCO

PART FOUR
THE MODERN WORLD
NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
REALISM AND IMPRESSIONISM
POST-IMPRESSIONISM, SYMBOLISM, AND ART NOUVEAU

PART FIVE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SCULPTURE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE


INDEX
FIGURES
 

 
 

 
 

CHAPTER THREE
 

GOTHIC ART
 

ARCHITECTURE - Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

SCULPTURE - Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

STAINED GLASS - Part 1, 2

PAINTING - Part 1, 2

 

SCULPTURE

 

Italy

 

The International Style in the South


GHIBERTI.


North Doors (Life of Christ)
 

Lorenzo Ghiberti
Scenes on the north doors


1.
Annunciation. 2. Nativity. 3. Adoration of the magi. 4. Dispute with the doctors.

5.
Baptism of Christ. 6. Temptation of Christ 7. Chasing the merchants from the Temple. 8. Jesus walking on water and saving Peter.

9.
Transfiguration. 10. Resurrection of Lazarus. 11. Entry of Jesus in Jerusalem. 12. Last Supper.

13.
Agony in the Garden. 14. Christ captured. 15. Flagellation. 16. Jesus before Pilate.

17.
Ascent to Calvary. 18. Crucifixion. 19. Resurrection. 20. Pentecost.

A.
St. John Evangelist. B. St. Matthew C. St. Luke D. St. Mark

E.
St. Ambrose F. St. Jerome G. St. Gregory H. St. Augustine.

 


7. Chasing the merchants from the Temple.




8. Jesus walking on water and saving Peter.




1. Annunciation.




2. Nativity.





3. Adoration of the magi.




4. Dispute with the doctors.




A. St. John Evangelist.




B. St. Matthew




C. St. Luke




D. St. Mark




E. St. Ambrose




F. St. Jerome




G. St. Gregory




H. St. Augustine.

 

 


Lorenzo Ghiberti. St Matthew and Tabernacle
1419-23
Bronze, height: 270 cm
Orsanmichele, Florence

 


Lorenzo Ghiberti. St Stephen
1428
Partially gilded bronze, height 230 cm
Orsanmichele, Florence
 


Lorenzo Ghiberti. St. John the Baptist, Orsanmichele
1412-16
bronze, 8' 4"

 
 

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