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Princeton University Department of Art and Archaeology

Overview
Works: 156 works in 207 publications in 1 language and 4,758 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Illustrations  History  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: ND1358, 758.10945
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Most widely held works by Princeton University
The vision of landscape in Renaissance Italy by Richard Turner ( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eugène Delacroix's theory of art by George P Mras ( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern architecture; being the Kahn lectures for 1930 by Frank Lloyd Wright ( Book )
3 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern Architecture is a landmark text - the first book in which America's greatest architect put forth the principles of a fundamentally new, organic architecture that would reject the trappings of historical styles while avoiding the geometric abstraction of the machine aesthetic advocated by contemporary European modernists. One of the most important documents in the development of modern architecture and the career of Frank Lloyd Wright, Modern Architecture is a provocative and profound polemic against America's architectural eclecticism, commercial skyscrapers, and misguided urban planning. This book is also a work of savvy self-promotion, in which Wright not only advanced his own concept of an organic architecture but also framed it as having anticipated by decades - and bettered - what he saw as the reductive modernism of his European counterparts.Based on the 1931 original, for which Wright supplied the cover illustration, this beautiful edition includes a new introduction that puts 'Modern Architecture' in its broader architectural, historical, and intellectual context for the first time. The subjects of these lively lectures - from 'Machinery, Materials and Men' to 'The Tyranny of the Skyscraper' and 'The City' - move from a general statement of the conditions of modern culture to particular applications in the fields of architecture and urbanism at ever broadening scales. Wright's vision in Modern Architecture is ultimately to equate the truly modern with romanticism, imagination, beauty, and nature - all of which he connects with an underlying sense of American democratic freedom and individualism
Catalogue of Italian drawings in the Art Museum, Princeton University by Felton Gibbons ( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19th and 20th century French drawings from the Art Museum, Princeton University: an introduction by Princeton University ( Book )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnificent buildings, splendid gardens by David R Coffin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Magnificent Buildings, Splendid Gardens returns to print some of the most important works of David Coffin, a leading authority on Renaissance architecture who, as one of the first scholars to apply the tools of art history to the study of gardens, became a founder of the discipline of garden and landscape studies. These essays span the wide range of Coffin's work, from Italian Renaissance architecture, garden design, sculpture, and drawings to English gardens and landscape designers of the seventeenth to early nineteenth centuries. Coffin's approaches are as varied as his subject matter. Some of these essays present the results of his archival research, including his discovery of crucial documents on the Emilian architect Giovan Battista Aleotti and the only documentary evidence identifying Vignola as the architect of the Villa Lante at Bagnaia. Other essays take a much broader cultural view, investigating, for example, the phenomenon of public access to private Renaissance gardens, elucidating the evolving meaning of images of the goddess Venus in English gardens, and identifying the significance of the decorative programs of monuments as diverse as the Villa Belvedere in Rome and the eighteenth-century gardens at Rousham in Oxfordshire."--Publisher's description
The Illustrations in the manuscripts of the Septuagint ( Book )
in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American art since 1960 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Byzantium at Princeton : Byzantine art and archaeology at Princeton University : catalogue of an exhibition at Firestone Library, Princeton University, August 1 through October 26, 1986 by Princeton University ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Athens comes of age : from Solon to Salamis : papers of a symposium sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Princeton Society and the Department of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University by Archaeological Institute of America ( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hilandar Monastery : an archive of architectural drawings, sketches, and photographs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greek manuscripts at Princeton, sixth to nineteenth century : a descriptive catalogue by Sofia Kotzabassi ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princeton monographs in art and archaeology ( )
in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in manuscript illumination ( )
in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Motherwell: recent work; [catalogue of an exhibition, January 5-February 17, 1973] Art Museum, Princeton University ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dome : a study in the history of ideas by E. Baldwin Smith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patterns and structures : selected writings, 1973-2008 by Guy Nordenson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psalms and odes by Ernest T DeWald ( Book )
in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Survivals in the fine art of printing; an exhibition in the University Museum of Art arranged with a catalogue by Princeton University ( Book )
2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early Christian and Byzantine art, an exhibition held at the Baltimore Museum of Art, April 25-June 22 [1947] by Md.) Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore ( Book )
5 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Department of Art and Archaeology of Princeton University
Department of Art and Archaeology Princeton University.
Princeton University Department of Art & Archaeology
Princeton University. Dept. of Art and Archaeology
Universität Princeton Department of Art and Archaeology
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