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 SIX
 

THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
 

PAINTING
ARCHITECTURE AND SCULPTURE - Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10,
11, 12, 13,14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

 
 


ARCHITECTURE AND SCULPTURE


Gianlorenzo Bernini.

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. The Martyrdom of St Lawrence
1614-15
Marble, 66 x 108 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Paul V
1617-18
Carrara marble, height 34 cm
Galleria Borghese, Rome

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. The Baldacchino
1624
Bronze, partly gilt
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Charity with four children
1627-28
Terracotta, height 39 cm
Museo Sacro, Musei Vaticani, Vatican


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Neptune and Triton
1620
Marble, height 182,2 cm
Victoria and Albert Museum, London




Gianlorenzo Bernini. Bust of Thomas Baker
1638
Marble, height 81,6 cm
Victoria and Albert Museum, London

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Bust of Costanza Bonarelli
c. 1635
Marble, height 70 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Saint Longinus
1631-38
Marble, height 450 cm
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Bust of Scipione Borghese
1632
Marble, height 78 cm
Galleria Borghese, Rome

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Bust of Pope Urban VIII
1632-33
Bronze, height 100 cm
Museo Sacro, Musei Vaticani, Vatican

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Memorial to Maria Raggi
1643
Gilt bronze and coloured marble
Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Rome


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Bust of Cardinal Armand de Richelieu
1640-41
Marble
Musee du Louvre, Paris


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Loggia of the Founders
1647-52
Marble
Cappella Cornaro, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome

 


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Altar Cross
1657-61
Gilt bronze corpus on bronze cross, height: corpus 43 cm, cross 185 cm
Treasury of San Pietro, Vatican


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Emperor Constantine
1654-70
Marble
Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Francesco I d'Este
1650-51
Marble, height 107 cm
Galleria Estense, Modena


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Equestrian Statue of King Louis XIV
1669-70
Terracotta, height 76 cm
Galleria Borghese, Rome


Gianlorenzo Bernini. Bust of Louis XIV
1665
Marble, height 80 cm
Musee National de Versailles, Versailles

 
 

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