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1001 Paintings : You Must See before You Die (1001) -- Paperback: Farthing, Stephen: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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1001 Paintings : You Must See before You Die (1001) -- Paperback
1001 Paintings : You Must See before You Die (1001) -- Paperback
Published Date : 2011/09
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781844037049

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Book Description

From ancient Egyptian wallpaintings to contemporary Western canvases, this book is truly comprehensive in scope and beautiful to leaf through. Within its pages you will see displayed 1001 of the most memorable, haunting, powerful, important, controversial and visually arresting paintings that have ever been created. This newly updated and revised edition improves upon previous editions by featuring:- Larger images throughout- Unparalleled readability of text- Clean, elegant titlesEntertaining and informative text written by an international team of artists, curators, art critics and art collectors illuminates both the paintings and the people who painted them. An insightful review accompanies a beautiful reproduction of every painting - an enviable art collection to dip into whenever you please. The paintings are listed by artist and by title, making it easy to find a specific painting or trace the development of one painter's work. 1001 Paintings is a collector's must for the bookshelf.

Contents
Preface; Introduction; Title Index; Pre-1400; 1400s; 1500s; 1600s; 1700s; 1800s; 1900s; 2000s; Glossary; Artist Index; Contributors; Picture Credits; Acknowledgments.GY HK IL IM IN IO IQ JE JM JO KE KN KW KY LC LK LS MM MS MT MU MW MY MZ NA NG NP PK SC SD SG SH SL SO SZ TC TT TZ UG VC VG YE ZM ZWCD CF CG CH CI CL CN CO CR CU CV CZ DE DJ DK DO DZ EC EE EH ER ES ET FI FO FR GA GE GF GL GN GP GQ GR GT GW HN HR HT HU ID IR IS IT JP KG KH KM KP KR KZ LA LB LI LR LT LU LV LY MA MC MD ME MF MG MK ML MN MO MQ MR MV MX NC NE NI NL NO OM PA PE PF PL PM PS PT PW PY QA RE RO RS RU RW SA SE SI SJ SK SM SN SR ST SV SY TD TF TG TH TJ TL TM TN TR TW UA UY UZ VA VE VN WF YTTO TV UM VI VU WS(ALPS) * Money Matters in Aid RelationshipsBuildings Industrial Symbiosis Eco-Design Product Service-Systems Exploiting Synergies Final Thoughts Appendix 1: Sources of Help Appendix 2: Checklists Appendix 3: Brainstorming ToolResource Management in the Okavango Delta * Local Ecological Knowledge and the Basarwa in the Okavango Delta: The Case of Xaxaba, Ngamiland District * a Land Without Fences: Range Management in Lesotho * Beach Village Committees as a Vehicle for Community Participation: Lake Malombe/Upper Shire River Participatory Programme * Key Issues in Namibia's Communal Conservancy Movement * The Torra Conservancy in Namibia * The Tchumo Tchato Project in Mozambique: Community-based Natural Resource Management in Transition * The Richtersveld and Makuleke Contractual Parks in South Africa: Win-win for Communities and Conservation? *The Lungwa Integrated Rural Development Project, Zambia * Community Wildlife Management in Zimbabwe: The Case of CAMPFIRE in the Zambezi Valley * New Configurations of Power Around Mafaungautsi State Forest in Zimbabwe * Conclusions and Recommendation: What We Have Learned from a Decade of Experimentation * Index