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Janson, Anthony F.

Overview
Works: 105 works in 364 publications in 5 languages and 14,763 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Art  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Other
Classifications: N5300, 709
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anthony F Janson
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

25 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Added to the Fifth Edition Revised are more than forty concise discussions of cultural developments paralleling movements in art, from ancient Greek times through our own Postmodern era. These masterly essays focus mainly on music and theater, and also include such topics as Greek and Roman mythology, Christian iconography, Western monastic orders, and medieval guilds. These new features enrich the updated and reworked text and the 115 primary-source readings that are unique to History of Art
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1,256 illustrations, including 160 full color pages, many with gold, 19 maps; 4 illustrated time charts."
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of art from prehistoric cave paintings to the present. Includes 1182 illustrations
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A history of art from prehistoric cave paintings to video art. While the focus is primarily on Western art, brief discussions of Oriental, Near Eastern, Islamic, African and Latin American arts are included."
Barbara Chase-Riboud, sculptor by Peter Selz( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Barbara Chase-Riboud first captured the attention of the art world in the 1970s with elegant, powerful sculptures in which she merged the hardness of bronze with the lush softness of woven silk and wool. Her work is represented in major surveys of Western art and in important private and public collections, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris. This book presents the first comprehensive overview of the sculptures and drawings of this talented artist. Two eminent art historians join forces to provide a critical evaluation of Chase-Riboud's thirty years of artistic creativity."--Jacket
History of art for young people by H. W Janson( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of art, including paintings, sculpture, architecture, and photography, from cave paintings to modern art
A basic history of art by H. W Janson( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters include : How art began; the Middle Ages; the Renaissance; the Modern World. Bibliography and glossary included
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of art : a survey of the major visual arts from the dawn of history to the present day by H. W Janson( Book )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction: Artist and his public -- pt. 1. Ancient world -- ch. 1. Magic and ritual - the art of prehistoric man -- ch. 2. Egyptian art -- ch. 3. Ancient Near East -- ch. 4. Aegean art -- ch. 5. Greek art -- ch. 6. Etruscan art -- ch. 7. Roman art -- ch. 8. Early Christian and Byzantine art -- pt. 2. Middle Ages -- ch. 1. Islamic art -- ch. 2. Early Medieval art -- ch. 3. Romanesque art -- ch. 4. Gothic art -- pt. 3. Renaissance -- ch. 1. "Late Gothic" painting, sculpture, and the graphic arts -- ch. 2. Early Renaissance in Italy -- ch. 3. High Renaissance in Italy -- ch. 4. Mannerism and other trends -- ch. 5. Renaissance in the north -- ch. 6. Baroque in Italy and Germany -- ch. 7. Baroque in Flanders, Holland, and Spain -- ch. 8. Barouque in France and England -- pt. 4. Modern world -- ch. 1. Neoclassicism and Romanticism -- ch. 2. Realism and Impressionism -- ch. 3. Post-Impressionism -- ch. 4. Twentieth-century painting and sculpture -- ch. 5. Twentieth-century architecture --Postscript: The meeting of East and West
Vietnam : reflexes and reflections : the National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nearly two hundred works -- in painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, glass and eneamel, photography, installation, and performance -- are accompanied by excerpts from the artists' diaries, letters, poems, memoirs ... novels, [and] ... statements. The ninety-five artists featured include nurses and doctors; a former POW; men and women who were in the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines; and Vietnamese soldiers and guerrillas."--Jacket
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of art from prehistoric cave paintings to the present. Includes 1266 illustrations
Worthington Whittredge by Anthony F Janson( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of art : the Western tradition by H. W Janson( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of art in the western tradition, discussing the art of the ancient world, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance through the Rocco, and the modern world, and includes illustrations, time lines, and a glossary
History of art for young people by H. W Janson( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of art, including painting, sculpture, architecture, and photography, from cave paintings to modern art
Great paintings from the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art by John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of art for young people by H. W Janson( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of art, including painting, sculpture, architecture, and photography, from cave paintings to modern art
Flower by Christopher Beane( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 150 photographs, "Flower" explores the precious and perishable nature of flowers--seed pods burst open, withered leaves, and frilly petals. Janson contributes a rich and engaging overview of the core ideas that define Beane's art
100 masterpieces of painting : Indianapolis Museum of Art by Indianapolis Museum of Art( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of art for young people by H. W Janson( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of art, including painting, sculpture, architecture, and photography, from cave paintings to modern art
Janson's story of painting : from cave painting to modern times by H. W Janson( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the powerful images etched in the caves of our prehistoric ancestors right up to the most recent works of living artists. Included are types of art which are only now beginning to receive the attention they deserve - the painting of the Middle Ages, for instance, and Mannerism. The reader will find a simple, intelligible explanation of the art of our century, from Cubism, Expressionism, and Surrealism to Pop Art, OP Art and Photo Realism
 
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Alternative Names
Janson, A. F.

Janson, Anthony F.

Janson, Anthony Frederick

Janson, Entoni F.

잰슨, 안소니 F

잰슨, 안토니 F

잰슨, 앤소니 F

잰슨, 앤터니 F

ジャンソン, アンソニー・F

Languages
English (200)

Dutch (5)

German (4)

Spanish (3)

Japanese (2)

Covers
History of artBarbara Chase-Riboud, sculptorA basic history of artHistory of artVietnam : reflexes and reflections : the National Vietnam Veterans Art MuseumHistory of artHistory of art : the Western traditionGreat paintings from the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art