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H. W. Janson (1913–1982)

Autor(a) de A History of Art

68+ Works 5,841 Membros 48 Reviews 1 Favorited

About the Author

Horst Waldemar Janson was born on October 4, 1913 in St. Petersburg, Russia. He studied at the University of Munich and the University of Hamburg. He came to the U.S. and finished his Ph. D at Harvard University in 1942. He is a scholar of art history known for his book History of Art which was mostrar mais published in 1962. He taught at Worcester Art Museum and the University of Iowa. He authored two award winning books Apes and the Ape Lore in the Middle Ages and The Renaissance and Sculpture of Donatello. He died on September 30, 1982. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras de H. W. Janson

A History of Art (1962) 3,010 cópias, 24 resenhas
History of Art for Young People (1971) 352 cópias, 2 resenhas
A basic history of art (1971) 285 cópias, 2 resenhas
The world of Watteau, 1684-1721 (1967) 275 cópias, 2 resenhas
19th Century Art (1984) 231 cópias, 1 resenha
A history of art and music (1968) 73 cópias, 2 resenhas
The Mirror of History (1966) 51 cópias, 1 resenha
19th-Century Sculpture (1985) 45 cópias
The sculpture of Donatello (1963) 20 cópias
The Pleasures of Painting (1956) 10 cópias
16 studies / by H.W. Janson (1974) 7 cópias
Apes and Ape Lore (1976) 5 cópias
Karl Zerbe 2 cópias
Worcester art museum annual — Autor — 1 exemplar(es)
Istorija umetnosti 1 exemplar(es)
The World Of Van Gogh-1853-1890 (1969) 1 exemplar(es)
A History of Cold 1 exemplar(es)
Mystery of Art (??) 1 exemplar(es)
Основы истории искусств (1996) 1 exemplar(es), 1 resenha

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Nome de batismo
Janson, Horst Waldemar
Outros nomes
Янсон, Хорст Вольдемар
known as "Peter"
Data de nascimento
1913-10-04
Data de falecimento
1982-09-30
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
Russian Empire (birth)
Germany
USA (naturalized 1943)
Local de nascimento
St. Petersburg, Russian Empire
Local de falecimento
Switzerland
Locais de residência
New York, New York, USA
Educação
University of Hamburg
Harvard University (MA|1938|Ph.D|1942)
Ocupação
professor
art historian
Relacionamentos
Janson, Dora Jane (wife, married 1941)
Janson, Anthony F. (son)
Organizações
College Art Association
Renaissance Society of America
Washington University
New York University Institute of Fine Arts
Premiações
Guggenheim Fellowship (1948, 1955)
Charles R. Morey Award (1952, 1957)
Art Dealers Assoc. of America Award (1981)
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1978)
Pequena biografia
Born in Russia to Latvian (or Swedish?) parents; family moved to Finland and then Germany; H.W. came to the U.S. and did graduate work at Harvard; taught at Worcester (Mass.) Art Museum (1936-38), University of Iowa (1938-41), Washington University in St. Louis (Mo.) (1941-49), and New York University (1949-79).

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19th century art history
 
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Docent-MFAStPete | May 27, 2024 |
History of painting - cave paintings to modern art
 
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Docent-MFAStPete | outras 7 resenhas | May 27, 2024 |
Essay on art history
 
Marcado
Docent-MFAStPete | May 27, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
68
Also by
2
Membros
5,841
Popularidade
#4,224
Avaliação
4.1
Resenhas
48
ISBNs
153
Idiomas
10
Favorito
1

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