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Jacobus, John M.

Overview
Works: 90 works in 339 publications in 7 languages and 8,084 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: N6447, 709.04
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John M Jacobus
Modern art from post-impressionism to the present : painting, sculpture, architecture by Sam Hunter( Book )

46 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And the book does so right up through the 1990s to the start of the third millennium, ranging across a broad spectrum of visual arts, from painting and sculpture to conceptual forms, installation, video, and architecture. It is a narrative also enriched by its borrowings from Africa, Asia, and Pre-Columbian America, as well as bound up with comparable breakthroughs in science and technology, politics and economics, philosophy and psychology."--Jacket
Henri Matisse by Henri Matisse( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth-century architecture : the middle years, 1940-65 by John M Jacobus( Book )

39 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American art of the 20th century; painting, sculpture, architecture by Sam Hunter( Book )

21 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AMERICAN ART OF THE 20TH CENTURY: PAINTING, SCULPTURE, ARCHITECTURE
Philip Johnson by John M Jacobus( Book )

18 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern art : painting, sculpture, architecture, photography by Sam Hunter( Book )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The third edition of Modern Art, now revised and expanded, narrates one of the great stories of our time - how European and American vanguard culture created modernist art by heeding the call "to make it new." Modern Art captures the sense of intellectual and aesthetic ferment through the close integration of its authoritative text and nearly nine hundred well-chosen illustrations. Right up through the present day, coverage ranges across a broad spectrum of visual arts, from painting, sculpture, and photography to conceptual forms, installation and video art, and architecture."--BOOK JACKET
Henri Matisse by Henri Matisse( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essay and color plates of the French painter
Henri Matisse by Henri Matisse( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells the story of Matisse's life, exploring the relation of his work to the art of the past and showing how it contributed to the art of today. In addition, there are forty color plates of the artist's most important paintings with a detailed commentary accompanying each
Henri Matisse by John M Jacobus( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse by John M Jacobus( Book )

28 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great pioneering masters of twentieth century art, Henri Matisse was an extremely versatile and productive artist. Although he was an outstanding sculptor and draftsman. he was most widely known and loved for his paintings. And his paintings-vibrant, colourful, and diverse-are the focus of this book. John Jacobus, the Leon E. Williams Professor of Art at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, tells the facinating story of Matisse's life, exploring the relation of his work to the art of the past and showing how it contributed to the art of today. In this volumes forty stunning colour plates the artists most important paintings are reproduced, and each is accompanied by a detailed commentary on the page facing the illustration. With 105 illustarions, 40 in colour
James Stirling : buildings & projects, 1950-1974 by James Stirling( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Johnson by John M Jacobus( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in German and Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Stirling : Bauten und Projekte 1950-1974 by James Stirling( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse by Henri Matisse( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Johnson by John M Jacobus( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Stirling : Bauten und projekte, 1950-1974 by James Stirling( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in German and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse by Sandra Orienti( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse by John M Jacobus( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse by Henri Matisse( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Johnson by John M Jacobus( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Modern art from post-impressionism to the present : painting, sculpture, architecture
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Alternative Names
Jacobus, John.

Jacobus, John 19XX-

ジャコバス, ジョン

Languages
English (161)

German (33)

French (18)

Italian (7)

Japanese (3)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)