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The Resource Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato ; a production of WNET/Thirteen, (DVD)

Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato ; a production of WNET/Thirteen, (DVD)

Label
Art of the Western world
Title
Art of the Western world
Statement of responsibility
Annenberg Media ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato ; a production of WNET/Thirteen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historian Michael Wood leads a nine-part tour through 2,500 years of Western painting, sculpture, and architecture, filmed at over 150 locations in eight countries and featuring commentary by historians and scholars
Additional physical form
Preview and viewer's guide issued online.
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film editor, Roderic Cooke ... [et al.] ; cinematographer, Jeremy Stavenhagen ... [et al.]
Dewey number
709
Intended audience
Rating: not rated
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
N5300
LC item number
.A77 2011
PerformerNote
Host, Michael Wood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adato, Perry Miller
  • Wood, Michael
  • Dunlop, Geoff
  • Silleck, Bayley
  • Gold, Mick
  • Marner, Eugene
  • Satrina, Carole Lucia
  • Wehn-Damisch, Teri
  • Llewelyn-Davies, Melissa
  • Potts, Ian
  • Bauman, Suzanne
  • Seidman, Robert
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
513
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Art
Technique
live action
Label
Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato ; a production of WNET/Thirteen, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously broadcast on PBS in 1989
  • Special features: include artist biographies and Michael Wood biography
Accompanying material
guide (15 p.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. The Classical ideal / produced, directed and written by Geoff Dunlop, Bayley Silleck -- A white garment of churches : Romanesque and Gothic art / produced, directed and written by Perry Miller Adato -- The Early Renaissance / produced, directed and written by Mick Gold -- Artist biographies: Kritios and Nesiotes, Gislebertus, Filippo Brunelleschi, Jan van Eyck. -- Michael Wood Biography
  • Disc 2. The High Renaissance / produced, directed and written by Geoff Dunlop -- Realms of light : the Baroque / produced, written by Eugene Marner, Carole Lucia Satrina ; directed by Eugene Marner -- An age of reason, an age of passion / produced, directed by Teri Wehn-Damisch -- Artists biographies: Leonardo da Vinci, Andrea Palladio, Caravaggio, Jacques-Louis David
  • Disc 3. A fresh view : Impressionism and Post-Impressionism / produced, directed and written by Melissa Llewelyn-Davies -- Into the 20th century / produced, directed by Ian Potts -- In our own time / produced, directed by Suzanne Bauman ; written by Suzanne Bauman, Robert Seidman -- Artists biographies: Édouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, Le Corbusier, Jackson Pollock
  • Viewer's guide booklet: A conversation with Perry Miller Adato (executive producer) ; Chartres cathedral's stained-glass windows ; The exacting art of the fresco ; The power or the Paris Salon ; The pop-art controversy ; Missing masterpieces ; Timeline of major movements in western art
Control code
ocn752463227
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 513 min.)
Isbn
9781598286861
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961868698
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8686
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o752463227
  • (OCoLC)752463227
System details
DVD, 4:3 full screen; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
Public performance rights not included.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato ; a production of WNET/Thirteen, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Previously broadcast on PBS in 1989
  • Special features: include artist biographies and Michael Wood biography
Accompanying material
guide (15 p.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. The Classical ideal / produced, directed and written by Geoff Dunlop, Bayley Silleck -- A white garment of churches : Romanesque and Gothic art / produced, directed and written by Perry Miller Adato -- The Early Renaissance / produced, directed and written by Mick Gold -- Artist biographies: Kritios and Nesiotes, Gislebertus, Filippo Brunelleschi, Jan van Eyck. -- Michael Wood Biography
  • Disc 2. The High Renaissance / produced, directed and written by Geoff Dunlop -- Realms of light : the Baroque / produced, written by Eugene Marner, Carole Lucia Satrina ; directed by Eugene Marner -- An age of reason, an age of passion / produced, directed by Teri Wehn-Damisch -- Artists biographies: Leonardo da Vinci, Andrea Palladio, Caravaggio, Jacques-Louis David
  • Disc 3. A fresh view : Impressionism and Post-Impressionism / produced, directed and written by Melissa Llewelyn-Davies -- Into the 20th century / produced, directed by Ian Potts -- In our own time / produced, directed by Suzanne Bauman ; written by Suzanne Bauman, Robert Seidman -- Artists biographies: Édouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, Le Corbusier, Jackson Pollock
  • Viewer's guide booklet: A conversation with Perry Miller Adato (executive producer) ; Chartres cathedral's stained-glass windows ; The exacting art of the fresco ; The power or the Paris Salon ; The pop-art controversy ; Missing masterpieces ; Timeline of major movements in western art
Control code
ocn752463227
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 513 min.)
Isbn
9781598286861
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961868698
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8686
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o752463227
  • (OCoLC)752463227
System details
DVD, 4:3 full screen; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
Public performance rights not included.
Video recording format
DVD

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