WorldCat Identities

Gowing, Lawrence

Overview
Works: 354 works in 1,138 publications in 4 languages and 20,428 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Biography  History  Dictionaries  Catalogs  Encyclopedias  Biography‡vDictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Adapter, Creator, ed, Illustrator, Contributor, Honoree, Director
Classifications: ND553.M37, 759.4
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Paintings in the Louvre by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features color reproductions of eight hundred of the most important paintings in the Louvre, and includes 115 short essays that explain various aspects of the Paris museum's holdings
A Biographical dictionary of artists by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 1,300 illustrated articles about visual artists worldwide, summarizing the development of each artist's style and important works
Matisse by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

34 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluates the artist's career and his relationship to tradition and to contemporary art
Turner : imagination and reality by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

17 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concentrates on paintings executed during the last twenty years of the British artist's life
The Encyclopedia of visual art( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Art: Realism - South African Art
Cezanne, the early years, 1859-1872 by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

36 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vermeer by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

37 editions published between 1952 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A History of art by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This essential work of reference is an exciting introduction to classic masterpieces created over a score of centuries by the world's most innovative painters, sculptors, and artists. Not merely a catalogue of works and artists, this is a true history presented in chronological order. Written by the most authoritative art historians in the field, the comprehensive text reveals much about the culture that produced the works appearing throughout the book. Gallery Studies is a special feature that compares and contrasts specific works produced within one genre or changes in the genre itself (e.g., "The Sphinx in Ancient Egypt," "Chinese Landscape Painting," "Renaissance Armor," or "The Houses of Frank Lloyd Wright"). Close Studies examines individual works as illustrative of a particular period or style. Fully indexed and packed with more than 1,300 illustrations, 854 in color. Publisher description
Francis Bacon by Francis Bacon( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog accompanying a jajor retrospective exhibition in celebration of the artist's eightieth birthday, this volume surveys Bacon's work since 1945, emphasizing his paintings from his mature period
Biographical encyclopedia of artists( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. Alvar Aalto-Paul Durand-Ruel -- v. 2. Albrecht Dürer-Jan Lievensz -- v. 3. Limburg Brothers-Francisco Ribalta -- v. 4. Jusepe de Ribera-Francisco de Zubarán
Paul Cézanne : the Basel sketchbooks by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts on File encyclopedia of art( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. Paleolithic art-Etruscan art -- v. 2. Roman art-early Christian art -- v. 3. Byzantine art-Ottonian art -- v. 4. Romanesque art-Romanticism -- v. 5. Realism-South African art
Henri Matisse by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

14 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records the fourth exhibition of the paintings of Henri Matisse held at the Museum of Modern Art
Vermeer by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Places of delight : the pastoral landscape by Robert Cafritz( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the pastoral landscape from the work of the 16th Century Venetian painters - Giorgione - Titian - Bellini - Carracci - Zampieri - Lorrain (Gellee) - Rubens - Watteau - Boucher - Fragonard - Gainsborough - Constable - Manet - Cezanne - Henri Rousseau - Gauguin - Bonnard - Matisse
Lucian Freud by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

23 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and German and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hogarth by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

23 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matisse 1869-1954: a retrospective exhibition at the Hayward Gallery by Henri Matisse( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of visual art( Book )

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

The paintings of William Coldstream, 1908-1987 by William Coldstream( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Paintings in the Louvre
Alternative Names
Gowing, L. B. 1918-1991

Gowing, L. B. (Lawrence Burnett), 1918-1991

Gowing, Lawrence 1918-1991 Sir

Gowing, Lawrence Burnett

Gowing, Lawrence, Sir, 1918-1991

Gowing, Sir Lawrence

Lawrence Burnett Gowing

Lawrence Gowing

Lawrence Gowing britischer Maler und Kunsthistoriker

Lawrence Gowing Brits kunstschilder (1918-1991)

Гоинг, Лоренс 1918-1991

Гоуинг, Лоуренс

ゴーイング, ローレンス

ゴウイング, ローレンス

ローレンス・ゴウイング

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A Biographical dictionary of artistsMatisseVermeerA History of artBiographical encyclopedia of artistsFacts on File encyclopedia of art