Funerary Art

Greek Myths in Roman Art and Culture : Imagery, Values and Identity in Italy, 50 BC–AD 250

Greek Myths in Roman Art and Culture : Imagery, Values and Identity in Italy, 50 BC–AD 250
by Zahra Newby
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107072247 | 416 Pages | True PDF | 45 MB

This book provides a comprehensive account of the meanings of Greek myth across the spectrum of Roman art, including public, domestic and funerary contexts.

The Art of the Yellow Springs: Understanding Chinese Tombs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Sept. 28, 2016
The Art of the Yellow Springs: Understanding Chinese Tombs

Wu Hung, "The Art of the Yellow Springs: Understanding Chinese Tombs"
ISBN: 1861896247 | 2010 | PDF | 274 pages | 8 MB

Funerary Speech for John Chrysostom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at March 28, 2018
Funerary Speech for John Chrysostom

Timothy D. Barnes, George Bevan, "Funerary Speech for John Chrysostom"
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1846318874 | PDF | pages: 207 | 2.5 mb

Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at March 14, 2018
Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection

Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection by Michael Hall
English | December 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B077MR1J1H, ISBN: 1785942611 | 352 Pages | EPUB | 101.98 MB

The Royal Collection is the last great collection formed by the European monarchies to have survived into the twenty-first century. Containing over a million artworks and objects, it covers all aspects of the fine and decorative arts, from paintings by Rembrandt and Michelangelo to grand sculpture, Fabergé eggs and some of the most exquisite furniture ever made. The Royal Collection also offers a revealing insight into the history of the British monarchy from William the Conqueror to Queen Elizabeth II, recording the tastes and obsessions of kings and queens over the past 500 years.
Alan Lomax presents - Caribbean Voyage: Tombstone Feast - Funerary Music of Carriacou (1962) {Rounder 11661-1727-2 rel 2001}

Alan Lomax presents - Caribbean Voyage: Tombstone Feast - Funerary Music of Carriacou (1962) {Rounder 11661-1727-2 rel 2001}
XLD rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 321 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 128 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 85 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1962, 2001 Rounder Records | 11661-1727-2
Folk / World Music / Funerary Music / Blues / Caribbean Traditions / Field Recordings / Work Songs

Funerary Music of Carriacou Presented here are the magnificent Big Drum songs from Carriacou, Grenada, a font of African and European musical traditions. This is music for the ancestors, or “Old Parents,” performed at Tombstone Feasts held years after death and burial, when the body is finally entombed and the spirit of the departed may at last rest in peace. Caribbean Voyage Released for the first time, Alan Lomax’s legendary 1962 recordings of the rich and many-stranded musical traditions of the Lesser Antilles and eastern Caribbean: work songs, pass-play and story songs, calypso, East Indian chaupai, and steel band music, reflecting the Central and West African, French, English, Celtic, Spanish and East Indian contributions to Caribbean culture. The Alan Lomax Collection The Alan Lomax Collection gathers together the American, European and Caribbean field recordings, world music compilations, and ballad operas of writer, folklorist, and ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax.
Death Rites and Hawaiian Royalty: Funerary Practices in the Kamehameha and Kalakaua Dynasties, 1819-1953

Death Rites and Hawaiian Royalty: Funerary Practices in the Kamehameha and Kalakaua Dynasties, 1819-1953 by Ralph Thomas Kam
English | November 6th, 2017 | ISBN: 1476668469 | 253 Pages | PDF | 10.33 MB

The bones of Hawaii's King Kamehameha the Great were hidden at night in a secret location. In contrast, his successor Kamehameha III had a half-mile-long funeral procession to the Royal Tomb watched by thousands. Drawing on missionary journals, government publications and Hawaiian and English language newspapers, this book describes changes in funerary practices for Hawaiian royalty and details the observance of each royal death beginning with that of Kamehameha in 1819.

Hayes, William C., "The Scepter of Egypt" vol. 1 and 2  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Feb. 8, 2013
Hayes, William C., "The Scepter of Egypt" vol. 1 and 2

Hayes, William C., "The Scepter of Egypt" vol. 1 and 2
Met.Museum of Art/Abrams | 1978 | ISBN: 0810938049/0870991906 | English | PDF | 421+496 pages | 94.89 Mb

A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
V. 1. From the earliest times to the end of the Middle Kingdom.
v. 2. The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.).
Postcolonialism and Postsocialism in Fiction and Art: Resistance and Re-existence

Postcolonialism and Postsocialism in Fiction and Art: Resistance and Re-existence by Madina Tlostanova
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319484443 | 224 Pages | PDF | 19.1 MB

This book tackles the intersections of postcolonial and postsocialist imaginaries and sensibilities focusing on the ways they are reflected in contemporary art, fiction, theater and cinema.

Art Gallery 34  Graphics

Posted by ringman at May 25, 2018
Art Gallery 34

Art Gallery 34
80 JPG | ~800x1500 | 52.5 Mb

About Sketching: The Art and Practice of Capturing the Moment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at May 25, 2018
About Sketching: The Art and Practice of Capturing the Moment

Jasper Salwey, Leonard Squirrell, "About Sketching: The Art and Practice of Capturing the Moment"
ISBN: 0486815897 | 2017 | EPUB | 176 pages | 31 MB