WorldCat Identities

Gowing, Lawrence

Overview
Works: 362 works in 1,220 publications in 5 languages and 20,521 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, ed, Illustrator, Creator, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Honoree
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 1,834 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 1,648 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 1,583 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 )

37 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,451 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 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,038 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 951 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 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is an invaluable work of reference and an exciting introduction to the history of art. Its detailed articles range over a vast and fascinating spectrum of world art, offering international coverage of a kind most reference books cannot hope to provide
Francis Bacon by Francis Bacon( Book )

23 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 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 )

22 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical encyclopedia of artists( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 747 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
Henri Matisse : 64 paintings by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

16 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records the fourth exhibition of the paintings of Henri Matisse held at the Museum of Modern Art
Facts on File encyclopedia of art( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 707 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
Lucian Freud by Lawrence Gowing( Book )

25 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and German and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 602 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 )

22 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 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 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of visual art( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 296 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 287 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 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Paintings in the Louvre
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Paintings in the LouvreVermeerMatisseA History of artBiographical encyclopedia of artistsFacts on File encyclopedia of artThe originality of Thomas Jones
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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