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1000 Masterworks - Durer To Warhol

Release Date: 07/31/2012 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 105027  
Number of Discs: 10 
Length: 8 Hours 20 Mins. 

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1,000 MEISTERWERKE – Dürer to Warhol
(10-DVD Box Set)

Films by Reiner E. Moritz

Italian Renaissance
Renaissance North of the Alps
German Romanticism
Cubism and Futurism
German Expressionism
Abstract Expressionism
American Painting of the 1950’s and 60’s

Only few other TV series on art have ever been as successful and widely known as 1,000 Meisterwerke. In a unique collection, 50 of the popular short considerations invite you to take an excursion through the world of art history. Renowned authors will take an up close and personal look at various masterpieces—from Dürer to Warhol—the result are ten information-packed and
Read more entertaining minutes, respectively. What does this work of art convey? What was the intention of the painter? What is the context of the work, relative to the period in which it originated? Layer by layer, levels of meaning will be exposed, experience of context rendered tangible, and breakdowns made clear. The thus decrypted work will grant both a fascinating insight into the world of the artist and into his time.

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: Dolby Digital 2.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu languages: German, English, French
Audio languages: German, English, (French)
Running time: 50 x 10 mins
No. of DVDs: 10 (DVD 9) Read less

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