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Gowing, Lawrence

Overview
Works: 367 works in 1,219 publications in 5 languages and 20,425 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Dictionaries  History  Catalogs  Encyclopedias  Biography‡vDictionaries  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Director, Author of introduction, Other, Adapter, Creator, Illustrator, ed, Contributor, Honoree, Author of screenplay
Classifications: ND553.M37, B
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A Biographical dictionary of artists by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

42 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 1,651 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
Vermeer by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

58 editions published between 1947 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lawrence Gowing's classic study has long been treasured for the painterly sensibilities he brought to Vermeer's greatly loved body of work. Now the text is available again, with a new foreword by Sir Ernst Gombrich, a new essay on Vermeer written by Lawrence Gowing in 1991, a new select bibliography and fresh reproductions of Vermeer's paintings."--BOOK JACKET
Matisse by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,432 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 )

21 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,109 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 )

19 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 1,041 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 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the early work of Paul Cezanne, revealing his preoccupation with an imaginary world and the links between his early and later works and his move in Impressionism
A History of art by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

35 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 870 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 )

23 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 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
Paul Cézanne : the Basel sketchbooks by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical encyclopedia of artists( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 743 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
Facts on File encyclopedia of art( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 714 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 : 64 paintings by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

16 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and German and held by 603 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 601 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
Hogarth by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

23 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 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 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of visual art( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The originality of Thomas Jones by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and French and held by 239 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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Paintings in the LouvreVermeerMatisseA History of artBiographical encyclopedia of artistsFacts on File encyclopedia of artThe originality of Thomas Jones