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Janson, H. W. (Horst Woldemar) 1913-1982

Overview
Works: 520 works in 1,921 publications in 8 languages and 40,173 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs  Textbooks  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Dedicatee, Artist, Other, Honoree, Collector, Thesis advisor, ed, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Creator, zxx
Classifications: N5300, 709
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Most widely held works by H. W Janson
History of art : a survey of the major visual arts from the dawn of history to the present day by H. W Janson( Book )

196 editions published between 1962 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,427 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
The picture history of painting, from cave painting to modern times by H. W Janson( Book )

105 editions published between 1928 and 1981 in 6 languages and held by 2,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of painting from earliest times
19th century art by Robert Rosenblum( Book )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the development of art from 1776 to 1900 includes discussions of the careers of distinguished artists such as David, Manet, Renoir, and Rodin
The story of painting, from cave painting to modern times by H. W Janson( Book )

27 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in English and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological survey of painting, from stone age to Dali, describing the influence of the times upon artists' techniques, choice of subjects, and schools of art
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

34 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and Serbian and held by 1,797 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 )

28 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,785 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 )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2009 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
A history of art and music by H. W Janson( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19th-century sculpture by H. W Janson( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of sculpture from 1776 to 1905 and examines the impact of social changes on the art of sculpture
Key monuments of the history of art : a visual survey by H. W Janson( Book )

31 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduces over 1200 of the most significant artistic achievements of all time in all parts of the world
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 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."
Janson's history of art : the western tradition by H. W Janson( Book )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This four-part volume uses an exceptional art program with sumptuous color pictures to introduce readers to a succession of art styles from prehistoric times and ancient Egypt, to the vast world of Western painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, and the minor arts. Parts I and II cover The Ancient World and The Middle Ages, with a look at prehistoric; Egyptian; ancient near eastern; Aegean; Greek; Etruscan; Roman; early Christian, Byzantine, and Medieval; Romanesque; and Gothic art. Part III looks at the Renaissance through the Rococo, with a focus on the early and high renaissance in Italy; mannerism and other trends; "Late Gothic" painting, sculpture, and the graphic arts; and the Baroque in Italy, Spain, Flanders, Holland, France and England. Part IV is a treatment on the modern world, including Neoclassicism and Romanticism; Realism and Impressionism; Post-impressionism, Symbolism, and Art Nouveau; Twentieth-Century painting, sculpture, architecture, and photography; and Postmodernism
The story of painting for young people, from cave painting to modern times by H. W Janson( Book )

24 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and German and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological survey of painting, from stone age to Dali, describing the influence of the times upon artists' techniques, choice of subjects, and schools of art
The Romantics to Rodin : French nineteenth-century sculpture from North American collections by Gerald M Ackerman( Book )

17 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

27 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1973 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samling af essays offentliggjort i tidsskrifter i tidsrummet 1937-1970
History of art by H. W Janson( Book )

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

Art, the ape of nature : studies in honor of H.W. Janson by Glenn F Benge( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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19th-century sculpture
Alternative Names
Dženson, H. V.

H. W. Janson Amerikaans kunsthistoricus (1913-1982)

H. W. Janson historiador del arte estadounidense

Horst W. Janson deutsch-amerikanischer Kunsthistoriker

Horst Waldemar Janson

Horst Woldemar Janson

Horst Woldemar Janson historien de l'art américain

Janson, .. 1913-1982

Janson, H. M

Janson H. W.

Janson, H.W. 1913-1982

Janson, H. W. Horst Woldemar

Janson, H. W. (Horst Woldemar), 1913-

Janson, H. W. (Horst Woldemar), 1913-1982

Janson, Horst Valdemar

Janson, Horst W.

Janson, Horst W. 1913-1982

Janson, Horst Waldemar

Janson, Horst Waldemar 1913-1982

Janson Horst Woldemar

Janson, Horst Woldemar 1913-

Janson, Horst Woldemar 1913-1982

Woldemar Janson, Horst

Янсон Г. У.[!] 1913-1982

Янсон, Х. В. (Хорст Вольдемар), 1913-1982

Янсон, Хорст Вольдемар, 1913-1982

잰슨, H. W. 1913-1982

ジャンソン, H. W

ジャンソン, ホースト・ウォルデマー

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History of art19th-century sculptureHistory of artJanson's history of art : the western traditionThe Romantics to Rodin : French nineteenth-century sculpture from North American collectionsA basic history of artHistory of art