WorldCat Identities

Cumming, Robert 1943-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 302 publications in 10 languages and 4,292 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Exhibition catalogs  History  Exhibition, pictorial works  Encyclopedias  Interviews  Artists' books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Illustrator, Editor, Photographer
Classifications: ND1143, 759
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Robert Cumming
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Robert Cumming
Art explained by Robert Cumming( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the historical context, composition techniques, themes, and symbols of forty-five paintings from the fourteenth through the twentieth centuries by some of the world's greatest artists
Great artists explained by Robert Cumming( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of fifty great artists and their most important works spans six centuries and includes biographical profiles, information on style, movements, influences, and identifiable techniques for such artists as Michelangelo, Van Gogh, and Matisse
Art : a visual history by Robert Cumming( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a visual guide to discovering, enjoying, and appreciating Western art, presenting essential insights into key movements and styles, from Classical to conceptual art
Great artists by Robert Cumming( Book )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chronological anthology of 50 master artists and their pivotal works spans six centuries and provides reproductions of stunning masterpieces by such greats as Matisse, Picasso, Edward Hopper, and Leonardo da Vinci. . Discover a refreshingly new approach to exploring the lives of 50 major painters in Great Artists. Using detailed annotation of key works as well as other contemporary images, Great Artists provides intriguing insights into the creative genius of artists from Michelangelo to Matisse, Canaletto to Klee and Hogarth to Hopper. The unique, visual approach of Great Artists is complemented by authoritative text that highlights important events in each artist's life, explains their techniques and stylistic trademarks, and outlines their personal development and intentions. The book's generous size and superb reproduction enable you to appreciate the fascinating detail of each work, while the detailed annotation highlights the particular features - such as hidden symbolism or distinctive brushwork - that distinguish each artist's work. Arranged chronologically, Great Artists looks at how the artistic development of individual artists led to the creation of distinct schools and movements, such as Cezanne and Post-Impressionism, and Picasso and Cubism. Images and influences that were inspirational to the artist are featured, providing a clearer understanding of what helped to shape each work. Great Artists is an accessible and stimulating guide that provides a powerful insight into the creative world of the artist. 250 illustrations
Annotated art by Robert Cumming( Book )

32 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the historical background, composition, themes, and techniques of forty-five paintings by the world's greatest artists
Just imagine : ideas in painting by Robert Cumming( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the subject matter of paintings and shows how artists convey emotions and sensations by examining more than fifty works by various artists
Three on technology : new photographs by Robert Cumming( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just look : a book about paintings by Robert Cumming( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction, through an analysis of more than 50 works by different artists, to the various elements that contribute to the overall effect of a painting. The elements discussed are perspective, modeling, anatomy, light and color, and mood
The Nation's Capital in photographs, 1976 : February 14-May 9, 1976 by Robert Cumming( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A training in the arts by Robert Cumming( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse on domestic disorder by Robert Cumming( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picture fictions by Robert Cumming( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equilibrium and the rotary disc by Robert Cumming( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weight of franchise meat by Robert Cumming( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art expliqué by Robert Cumming( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apprendre à regarder un tableau et s'initier à l'histoire de la peinture grâce à l'analyse de 45 oeuvres clés, tel est le propos de cet ouvrage. Ces chefs d'oeuvres marquent les étapes de développement de la peinture depuis Giotto jusqu'à Picasso. les commentaires sont développés en 6 rubriques : sujet, technique, symbolisme, espace et lumière, style historique, interprétation personnelle
Regards sur la peinture : comprendre l'art et la technique des grands peintres by Robert Cumming( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minor White, Robert Heinecken, Robert Cumming : photograph as metaphor, photograph as object, photograph as document of concept ; [exhibition] October 8-November 12, 1973 by Long Beach California State University( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phīang khwāmkhlư̄anwai by Naowarat Phongphaibūn( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in Thai and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawings for photographs & props by Robert Cumming( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.18 for Art explai ... to 0.86 for Robert Cum ...)

Art explained
Alternative Names
Cumming, R.

Cumming, R. 1943-

Cumming, R. (Robert), 1943-

Cumming, Robert H.

Cumming, Robert Hugh 1943-

Ḳaming, Roberṭ

Ḳaming, Roberṭ 1943-

Robert Cumming

커밍, 로버트 1943-

Languages
Covers
Great artists explainedArt : a visual historyGreat artistsAnnotated art