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Baroque Revival

Alastair Service and Lin Barton.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 930 words.

[Edwardian Baroque; English Renaissance; Imperial Baroque]

Architectural style adopted widely in Great Britain and the British Empire from about 1885 until World War I,...

Durm, Josef

Julius Fekete.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 389 words.

(b Karlsruhe, Feb 14, 1837; d Karlsruhe, April 3, 1919).

German architect and teacher. His preference for the Renaissance Revival style was apparent from his student days at...

Fabriczy, Cornelius [Kornél] von

Janet Southorn.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 417 words.

(b Löcse, Hungary [now Levoča, Slovakia], Sept 3, 1839; d Oct 5, 1910).

Hungarian engineer and art historian. He trained as an engineer and became a senior manager in the...

Gébelin, François

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 245 words.

(b Bordeaux, Feb 27, 1884; d Paris, Jan 17, 1972).

French historian, archivist, paleographer and writer. He was chief librarian at the Cour de la Cassation. An expert on...

Jellicoe, Sir Geoffrey

Michael Spens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Architecture; History of Art; Book Arts and Illustration; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 446 words.

(Alan)

(b London, Oct 8, 1900; d July 16, 1996).

English landscape designer, urban planner, architect and writer. He was educated in London at the Architectural...

Kuban, Doğan

Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Islamic Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 390 words.

(b. Paris, 1926).

Turkish historian of Islamic architecture. He studied in the faculty of architecture at Istanbul Technical University under Emin Onat, receiving his degree...

Lunar, Emerio

María Antonia González-Arnal.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Latin American and Caribbean Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 123 words.

(Darío )

(b Cabimas, Jan 27, 1940; d Cabimas, Nov 22, 1990).

Venezuelan painter. He was self-taught and is best known for his depiction of female figures and his...

Malmsten, Carl

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 81 words.

(b 1888; d 1972).

Swedish furniture designer. Inspired by Italian Renaissance and Swedish 18th-century forms, his work is typical of the new trends of the 1920s. He furnished...

Posthumus Meyjes, Christian Bernardus, the elder

Dianne Timmerman and Frank van den Hoek.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 301 words.

(b Eemnes, June 11, 1859; d Zeist, Oct 28, 1922).

Dutch architect. He was the son of a Dutch Reformed Minister and studied at Delft Polytechnic, where he was influenced by the...

Renaissance Revival

Julius Fekete and Charles Wheelton Hind.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 1673 words.

Term in use from the mid-19th century to describe a style of architecture and the decorative arts that flourished in the West from the early 19th century to early 20th. It was based on...