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Painter’s World, The: Changing Constants of Art from the Renaissance to the Present; Portraits

10/05/1988


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Series
Painter’s World, The: Changing Constants of Art from the Renaissance to the Present
Program
Portraits
Program Number

104

Series Description

A series which explores painting in a visually arresting and directly informative way. 101: Painting and the Public - The commerce of art, from private collections to public museums. 102: The Training of Painters - techniques, styles and values imparted in art education. 103: The Artists and the Nude - evolving notions of beauty. 104: Portraits - how changing convention and photography have influenced modern portraiture. 105: The Arrested Moment - depicting movement. 106: Abstraction - roots of abstract art in landscape painting, music and conceptions of reality. Series release date: 10/1989

Program Description

A series which explores painting in a visually arresting and directly informative way. 101: Painting and the Public - The commerce of art, from private collections to public museums. 102: The Training of Painters - techniques, styles and values imparted in art education. 103: The Artists and the Nude - evolving notions of beauty. 104: Portraits - how changing convention and photography have influenced modern portraiture. 105: The Arrested Moment - depicting movement. 106: Abstraction - roots of abstract art in landscape painting, music and conceptions of reality.

Duration

00:27:17

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Educational
Topics
Fine Arts
Citation
Chicago: “Painter’s World, The: Changing Constants of Art from the Renaissance to the Present; Portraits,” 10/05/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6A939450AC734B0C9AE5C8F6F8E9F532.
MLA: “Painter’s World, The: Changing Constants of Art from the Renaissance to the Present; Portraits.” 10/05/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6A939450AC734B0C9AE5C8F6F8E9F532>.
APA: Painter’s World, The: Changing Constants of Art from the Renaissance to the Present; Portraits. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6A939450AC734B0C9AE5C8F6F8E9F532
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