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Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe

Published by Getty Publications

Canaletto, Bernardo Bellotto, Luca Carlevarijs, Giovanni Paolo Panini, Francesco Guardi, Hubert Robert—these renowned view painters are perhaps most famous for their expansive canvases depicting the ruins of Rome or the canals of Venice. Many of their most splendid paintings, however, feature important contemporary events. These occasions motivated some of the greatest artists of the era to produce their most exceptional work. Little explored by scholars, these paintings stand out by virtue of their extraordinary artistic quality, vibrant atmosphere, and historical interest. They are imbued with a sense of occasion, even drama, and were often commissioned by or for rulers, princes, and ambassadors as records of significant events in which they participated.

Lavishly illustrated and meticulously researched, this volume provides the first-ever comprehensive study—in any language—of this type of view painting. In examining these paintings alongside the historical events depicted in them, Peter Björn Kerber carefully reconstructs the meaning and context these paintings possessed for the artists who produced them and the patrons who commissioned them, as well as for their contemporary viewers.

This vital book represents a major contribution to the field of view painting studies and will be an essential resource for scholars and enthusiasts.
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Impressionists by the Sea

IMPRESSIONISTS BY THE SEA

Text by John House.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973882 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2007
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Return Of The Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries

RETURN OF THE BUDDHA: THE QINGZHOU DISCOVERIES

Text by Tony Corbett.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973059 | US $59.95

Pub Date: 3/1/2002
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Chiaroscuro: Renaissance Woodcuts from the Collections of Georg Baselitz and The Alertina, Vienna

CHIAROSCURO: RENAISSANCE WOODCUTS FROM THE COLLECTIONS OF GEORG BASELITZ AND THE ALERTINA, VIENNA

Edited by Achim Gnann.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781907533631 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 5/27/2014
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Return of the Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries

RETURN OF THE BUDDHA: THE QINGZHOU DISCOVERIES

Text by Tony Corbett.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780810966437 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 5/28/2002
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The Dawn of the Floating World 1650-1765: Early Ukiyo-E Treasures from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

THE DAWN OF THE FLOATING WORLD 1650-1765: EARLY UKIYO-E TREASURES FROM THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

Text by Timothy Clark.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780810966444 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2002
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Chola: Secred Bronzed of Southern India

CHOLA: SECRED BRONZED OF SOUTHERN INDIA

Text by Vidya Dehejia.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973837 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 2/1/2007
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Genius Of Rome: 1592-1623

GENIUS OF ROME: 1592-1623

Text by Beverly Louise Brown.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780900946882 | US $70.00

Pub Date: 1/1/2001
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Making History: Antiquaries in Britain, 1707-2007

MAKING HISTORY: ANTIQUARIES IN BRITAIN, 1707-2007

Contributions by David Gaimster.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781905711031 | US $80.00

Pub Date: 11/1/2007
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Kuniyoshi: From the Arthur R. Miller Collection

KUNIYOSHI: FROM THE ARTHUR R. MILLER COLLECTION

Text by Timothy Clark.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781905711406 | US $80.00

Pub Date: 4/1/2009
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Aztecs

AZTECS

Text by Eduardo Matos Moctezuma.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973134 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2003
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Citizens and Kings: Portraits in the Age of Revolution 1760 - 1830

CITIZENS AND KINGS: PORTRAITS IN THE AGE OF REVOLUTION 1760 - 1830

Text by Sebastien Allard.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973233 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 5/1/2007
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Turks: A Journey Of A Thousand Years, 600-1600

TURKS: A JOURNEY OF A THOUSAND YEARS, 600-1600

Text by Filiz Cagman.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973561 | US $90.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2005
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