Historical Dictionary of Neoclassical Art and ArchitectureeBook - 2011
Neoclassicism refers to the revival of classical art and architecture beginning in Europe in the 1750s and lasting until around 1830, with late Neoclassicism lingering through the 1870s. Neoclassicism is a highly complex movement that brought together seemingly disparate issues into a new and culturally rich era, one that was, however, remarkably unified under the banner of classicism. This movement was born in Italy and France and then spread across Europe to Russia and across the ocean to the United States. The Historical Dictionary of Neoclassical Art and Architecture provides an overview.
Publisher: Lanham [Md.] : Scarecrow Press, 2011.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 288 p.)