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Baxandall, Michael

Overview
Works: 102 works in 492 publications in 12 languages and 9,375 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Biography  Fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Honoree, Other, Creator
Classifications: ND615, 759.5
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Most widely held works about Michael Baxandall
 
Most widely held works by Michael Baxandall
Painting and experience in fifteenth century Italy : a primer in the social history of pictorial style by Michael Baxandall( Book )

76 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the way in which social history may be read in the style of paintings
The limewood sculptors of Renaissance Germany by Michael Baxandall( Book )

51 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns of intention : on the historical explanation of pictures by Michael Baxandall( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ved at analysere Picasso's portræt af Kahnweiler, Chardin's En dame der drikker te, og Piero Della Francesca's Kristi dåb diskuterer Baxandall malernes hensigt og den kultur hvorfra han henter sine ressourcer. Han reflekterer over, hvor vidt vi kan forstå en kunstner fra en anden kultur og i hvor høj grad vi kan afprøve en historisk tolkning af et billede
Giotto and the orators : humanist observers of painting in Italy and the discovery of pictorial composition, 1350-1450 by Michael Baxandall( Book )

64 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In questo libro l'autore documenta e dimostra come la lingua degli umanisti, un latino neo-classico e neo-ciceroniano, influì in maniera determinante sul loro modo di parlare e pensare riguardo alle opere d'arte. Attraverso gli scritti di Petrarca, Boccaccio, Villani, Vittorino da Feltre, Guarino da Verona, Crisolora, Facio, Filelfo, Biondo, Valla e Leon Battista Alberti assistiamo al formarsi di una specifica critica d'arte umanistica che si misura con gli artisti del proprio tempo, da Giotto e i giotteschi ai fiamminghi Jan van Eyck e Rogier van der Weyden, da Pisanello a Gentile da Fabriano (più noti e apprezzati di Masaccio) da Donatello a Ghiberti
Shadows and enlightenment by Michael Baxandall( Book )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book includes an appendix that situates and summarizes the shadow system of Leonardo da Vinci, which has had a strong though partly underground influence on thinking about shadows for five hundred years
Tiepolo and the pictorial intelligence by Svetlana Alpers( Book )

26 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The topics taken up include: painting's resistance to enacted narrative drama, its engagement with indeterminacies and repetitions, the senses in which a painter may 'perform' both past art and himself, the constructive roles of gestural drawing, exploitation of shifts of scale between design and finished work, dialogue between the changing natural site lighting and in-picture lighting, contributions made by the beholder's own mobility, the expressive scope of tensions between two and three dimensions, the deep rationale of rococo formal structure, and the sources of the moral force of pictures without an explicit moral. The book - both art criticism and a practical polemic - ends with an annotated gazetteer for travellers, listing those Tiepolo paintings that can still be seen in the places and conditions for which he painted them
Tilman Riemenschneider : master sculptor of the late Middle Ages by Tilman Riemenschneider( Book )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sculpture of Tilman Riemenschneider stands solidly anchored in the late Gothic tradition, while it also reflects emerging humanist concerns. Riemenschneider, who was active in Wurzburg from around 1483 until 1531, was one of the first sculptors to abandon polychromy on occasion, making a conscious aesthetic decision to leave visible his favored material, limewood. His sculpture strikes a rare balance between formal elegance and expressive strength, and it is among the most appealing work of the late Middle Ages." "The approximately fifty works documented in this handsome volume offer a fresh look at this great master. The book presents a broad survey of Riemenschneider's oeuvre, including representative work from all periods of his career. Contributors explore the sources for his art, his social milieu and the organization of his workshop, the critical reception of his work, his polychrome and monochrome sculpture."--Jacket
L'oeil du quattrocento : l'usage de la peinture dans l'Italie de la Renaissance by Michael Baxandall( Book )

26 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ursachen der Bilder : über das historische Erklären von Kunst by Michael Baxandall( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German wood statuettes 1500-1800 by Michael Baxandall( Book )

11 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Wirklichkeit der Bilder : Malerei und Erfahrung im Italien des 15. Jahrhunderts by Michael Baxandall( Book )

23 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiepolo und die Intelligenz der Malerei by Svetlana Alpers( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Wirklichkeit der Bilder : Malerei und Erfahrung im Italien der Renaissance by Michael Baxandall( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pintura y vida cotidiana en el renacimiento by Michael Baxandall( Book )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Condiciones del comercio - Los contratos y el control del cliente - Arte y materia - El valor de la habilidad - La percepción de la habilidad - El ojo de la época - Percepción relativa - El estilo cognoscitivo - La función de las imágenes - El cuerpo y su lenguaje - Maneras de agrupar las figuras - El valor de los colores - Intervalos y proporciones - El ojo moral - Cuadros y categorías
A grasp of Kaspar : a novel by Michael Baxandall( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Munich 1956. The West German economic miracle is under way and when Briggs agrees to investigate a South German textile company for an American investor, he half knows how deep and how murky the water might be
Piero della Francesca by Piero( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South German sculpture 1480-1530 by Victoria and Albert Museum( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words for pictures : seven papers on Renaissance art and criticism by Michael Baxandall( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Italian Renaissance was a creative period for art criticism as well as for art itself. The early efforts to give verbal accounts of visual representations and their quality throw light not only on art during the Renaissance but also on art criticism at any time. This collection of papers by the art historian and critic Michael Baxandall represents his thinking over the past forty years on the relation between language and art. He offers seven thought-provoking pieces, three of which are new and written specifically for this book. While Baxandall focuses on works of the fifteenth century, his essays transcend this period and show with fresh insight how words match the experience of looking at paintings and sculptures."--Jacket
Della Francesca by Piero( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A masterpiece by Hubert Gerhard by Michael Baxandall( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Patterns of intention : on the historical explanation of pictures
Alternative Names
Baxandall, Michael 1933-

Baxandall, Michael David Kighly 1933-2008

Kighly Baxandall, Michael David 1933-2008

Michael Baxandall britischer Kunsthistoriker und Hochschullehrer

Michael Baxandall Brits kunsthistoricus (1933-2008)

Michael Baxandall historiador del arte británico

Michael Baxandall storico dell'arte statunitense

Майкл Баксендолл

バクサンドール, マイケル

マイケル・バクサンドール

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The limewood sculptors of Renaissance GermanyPatterns of intention : on the historical explanation of picturesGiotto and the orators : humanist observers of painting in Italy and the discovery of pictorial composition, 1350-1450Shadows and enlightenmentTiepolo and the pictorial intelligenceTilman Riemenschneider : master sculptor of the late Middle AgesA grasp of Kaspar : a novelWords for pictures : seven papers on Renaissance art and criticism