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Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

Works: 1,704 works in 3,941 publications in 5 languages and 29,919 library holdings
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Classifications: ND621.V5, 759.5
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Bellini, Giorgione, Titian, and the Renaissance of Venetian painting by David Alan Brown( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venitian society and culture - Venitian painting and the invention of art - Masters and pupils - Colleagues and rivals - Sacred images and stories - Allegories and mythologies - Pictures of women - Pictures of love - Portraits of men - Technical studies of painting methods - Venetian "colore."
Arcimboldo : 1526-1593 by Musée national du Luxembourg (France)( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous all over the world for his portraits (illustrated composites of plants, fruit, and animals combined to create the illusion of a human form) Arcimboldo still remains, paradoxically, a painter shrouded in mystery. This important monograph reveals the eclecticism of one of the most fertile and lively minds of the Mannerist period, placing him in the cultural context in which he lived and worked. Admired during his life, Arcimboldo fell into oblivion after his death in 1593. His original, eccentric works have been little understood, but were rediscovered at the beginning of the 20th century by the Surrealists, who considered him a precursor of Modern art. His work has enjoyed a particular revival of interest again over the last twenty years. In addition to the artist's anamorphic portraits, this volume includes an important selection of Arcimboldo's paintings (many previously unpublished), tapestries, drawings, and illustrations created throughout his life, from his training in Lombardy to his time at the Hapsburg court. This volume will enable readers to discover and appreciate the scope of the great Arcimboldo's extraordinary work. - Publisher
Renaissance master bronzes : from the collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna by Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien( Book )

13 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Bacon and the tradition of art by Francis Bacon( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pieter Bruegel the Elder at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna by Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1528/30-1569) is one of the most popular artists in the history of Western art. Famous for having elevated the status of landscape painting until it became a virtually independent genre, he is also considered to be the greatest 16th century Flemish master of scenes from ordinary life." "This beautifully illustrated volume presents the extraordinary paintings by Pieter Bruegel the Elder belonging to the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna. Shown in full colour, both in their entirety and in close-up detail, are twelve world-famous masterpieces: The Tower of Babel, Peasant Wedding, Peasant Dance, Hunters in the Snow, Children's Games, The Fight between Carnival and Lent. The Procession to Calvary, The Gloomy Day, The Return of the Herd, The Peasant and the Nest Robber, The Conversion of St. Paul and Suicide of Saul."--Jacket
Egyptomania : Egypt in western art, 1730-1930 : [exhibition] Paris, Musée du Louvre, 20 January-18 April 1994 ; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, 17 June-18 September 1994 ; Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum, 16 October 1994-29 January 1995 by Jean-Marcel Humbert( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and French and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique phenomenon in the history of art, Egyptomania was born at the juncture of science and imagination. It draws its substance from scholarly knowledge about ancient Egypt, from the lore transmitted by travellers and writers, and from the repertory of myths and symbols thus generated
Lucian Freud by Lucian Freud( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in German and English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die von dieser Publikation begleitete Ausstellung in Wien ist in den Monaten vor seinem Tod im Juli 2011 in enger Zusammenarbeit mit dem Künstler konzipiert worden und somit die letzte, die Lucian Freud zu Lebzeiten selbst zusammengestellt hat. Werke aus seiner gesamten, siebzig Jahre währenden Schaffensperiode werden gezeigt, und erstmals sind jene Bilder hier vereint, die er selbst für seine wichtigsten Arbeiten hielt. Unter ihnen befinden sich einige seiner berühmtesten Gemälde: Selbstporträts, Bildnisse von Freuds Familienmitgliedern oder anderen Künstlern wie Francis Bacon, aber auch Landschaften und Stillleben. Zugleich erkennt man Freuds großes Interesse an den Werken der Alten Meister und der altägyptischen Kunst. Eine Hommage an einen großen Künstler - von ihm selbst als kostbares Vermächtnis autorisiert. Exhibition: Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria (8.10.2013-6.1.2014)
Giorgione : myth and enigma by Giorgione( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erich Lessing : arresting time: reportage photography, 1948-1973 by Alistair Crawford( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Russian and English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the talent of the Austrian photojournalist features his work documenting post-World War Europe, and particularly his pictures of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
Late Titian and the sensuality of painting by Titian( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-sixteenth century, at almost 60 years of age, Titian invented a new way of painting: the paint was applied to the canvas rapidly and freely and overlaid with brushstrokes that were both light and dense: the forms broke up and a great sensuality and profound spirituality became evident. Titian used an extraordinarily prescient technique to create engaging, stirring painting that in some ways seems to relate to the literary work of the poet Torquato Tasso and even take up the imaginary writings of Ludovico Ariosto published in Venice in the 1530s. Such a painting style had never previously been imagined and was so revolutionary that it was to influence many artists of subsequent centuries through to the modern age. Late Titian became the yardstick not only for younger contemporary painters like Tintoretto, Veronese and Bassano, but also great artists of subseqent cewnturies like Rubens, Rembandt, Velazquez, Gericault and Delacroix and on to the Expressionists
Europäische Kunst um 1400 : achte Ausstellung unter den Auspizien des Europarates by Austria( Book )

20 editions published in 1962 in German and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jahrbuch des Kunsthistorischen Museums Wien by Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien( )

in German and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luca Giordano, 1634-1705 by Luca Giordano( Book )

17 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Cornell : Wanderlust by Joseph Cornell( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Cornell (1903-1972) was one of the twentieth century's leading exponents of collage and assemblage. A connoisseur of an astonishing range of subjects, Cornell was captivated with bygone imagery encompassing astronomical charts and geographical maps, as well as Italian and Spanish Old Master paintings, historical ballet, early cinema, literature, poetry, ornithology and astronomy. Most iconic among his works are the box constructions filled with once-precious fragments that he collected from the thrift shops of his native New York; the results of his collecting "microcosmic cabinets of curiosity" echo the great Enlightenment projects of amassing and categorising material. This book is landmark publication examining this remarkable artist's oeuvre. It brings together some of his most compelling assemblages and box constructions. Exhibition: Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK (4.7.-27.9.2015) / Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria (20.10.2015-10.1.2016)
Jahrbuch der Kunsthistorischen Sammlungen in Wien by Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien( )

in German and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viennese silver : modern design, 1780-1918( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This illustrated volume presents over 180 outstanding Viennese silver objects representing the period from neoclassicism to the Wiener Werkstatte. Comparing early nineteenth-century works with examples of twentieth-century design and architecture, it offers a fascinating look at Vienna's contribution to the development of modern decorative arts."--BOOK JACKET
Jacob Stainers Instrumente( )

2 editions published in 2013 and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vienna, the Kunsthistorische Museum : the treasury and the collection of sculpture and decorative arts, the paintings collection by Manfred Leithe-Jasper( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Bellini, Giorgione, Titian, and the Renaissance of Venetian painting
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controlled identityK.K. Kunsthistorisches Hofmuseum (Vienna, Austria)

Art History Museum

Art History Museum in Vienna.

Art History Museum (Vídeň, Rakousko)

Art History Museum (Viena)

Art History Museum (Viena, Àustria)

Art History Museum Vienna

Art History Museum (Vienna, Austria)

Art History Museum Wien

Bécsi Szépművészeti Múzeum


Bijutsushi-Bijutsukan Wien

Chudožestvenno-Istoričeskij Muzej

Chudožestvenno-Istoričeskij Muzej Wien

Kaiserliche Gemäldegalerie


KHM mit MKV und ÖTM Wien

KHM mit MKV und ÖTM, Wissenschaftliche Anstalt Öffentlichen Rechts Wien

KHM (Wien)

Kunsthistorische Sammlungen des Allerhoechsten Kaiserhauses

Kunsthistorischen Museums Wien

Kunsthistorisches Hof-Museum in Wien

Kunsthistorisches Museum.

Kunsthistorisches Museum de Vienne

Kunsthistorisches Museum in Wien

Kunsthistorisches Museum mit MKV und ÖTM Wien

Kunsthistorisches Museum of Vienna, Austria

Kunsthistorisches Museum (Viena)

Kunsthistorisches Museum (Viena, Àustria)

Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna

Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienne

Kunsthistorisches Museum (Vīne, Austrija)

Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien

Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien mit Museum für Völkerkunde und Österreichischem Theatermuseum

Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien (Viena, Àustria)

Kunsthistorisches Staatsmuseum in Wien

Kunsthistorisk Museum Wien

Meno istorijos muziejus

Musée d'art et d'histoire (Viena, Àustria)

Musée d'art et d'histoire (Vienna, Austria)

Musée des beaux-arts

Musée des beaux-arts de Vienne.

Musée des beaux-arts (Vienne)

Musée d'histoire de l'art

musée d'histoire de l'art de Vienne

Musée d'histoire de l'art (Vienne)

Museée d'art et d'histoire

Museio Historias tēs Technēs

Museio Historias tēs Technēs Wien

Museio Istorias tēs Technēs

Museio Istorias tēs Technēs Wien

Museo de Historia del Arte de Viena

Museo de Historia del Arte (Viena)

Museo di belle arti (Wien)

Museu d'Història de l'Art de Viena

Museum Historiae Artis

Museum of fine arts

Museum of Fine Arts in Vienna.

Museum of fine arts Vienne

Muzeĭ istorii iskusstva

Muzei istorii iskusstva (Viena, Àustria)

Muzeĭ istorii iskusstva (Vienna, Austria)

Muzej istorii iskusstv Vena

Muzej istorii iskusstva Vena

Muzej Istorii Iskusstva Wien

Muzej povijesti umjetnosti u Beču

Muzeul de Istorie a Artei din Viena

Muzeum Historii Sztuki w Wiedniu

Uīn Bijutsushi Bijutsukan

Uměleckohistorické muzeum

Venskij muzej istorii iskusstv

Viena. Kunsthistorisches Museum

Vienna (Austria) Art History Museum

Vienna Kunsthistorisches Museum

Vienne (Autriche)

Vienne (Autriche). Musée d'art et d'histoire

Viyana Sanat Tarihi Müzesi

Wienin taidehistoriallinen museo


Μουσείο Ιστορίας της Τέχνης

Музей гісторыі мастацтваў

Музей истории искусств

Музей на историята на изкуството

Музей історії мистецтв

Уметничко-историјски музеј у Бечу

Уметничкоисториски музеј

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Italian (7)

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Arcimboldo : 1526-1593Francis Bacon and the tradition of artPieter Bruegel the Elder at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in ViennaGiorgione : myth and enigmaErich Lessing : arresting time: reportage photography, 1948-1973Late Titian and the sensuality of paintingViennese silver : modern design, 1780-1918