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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, (videorecording 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, (videorecording 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
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film editor, Roderic Cooke ... [et al.] ; cinematographer, Jeremy Stavenhagen ... [et al.]
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Host, Michael Wood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wood, Michael
  • Dunlop, Geoff
  • Silleck, Bayley
  • Gold, Mick
  • Marner, Eugene
  • Satrina, Carole Lucia
  • Wehn-Damisch, Teri
  • Llewelyn-Davies, Melissa
  • Potts, Ian
  • Bauman, Suzanne
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, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously broadcast on PBS in 1989
  • Special features: include artist biographies and Michael Wood biography
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
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
  • (OCoLC)ocn752463227
  • (OCoLC)752463227
  • 263407
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, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Previously broadcast on PBS in 1989
  • Special features: include artist biographies and Michael Wood biography
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
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
  • (OCoLC)ocn752463227
  • (OCoLC)752463227
  • 263407
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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