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The Resource Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; a production of WNET/Thirteen in association with TVS, ORF and Television Espanola, S.A. ; Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato

Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; a production of WNET/Thirteen in association with TVS, ORF and Television Espanola, S.A. ; Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato

Label
Art of the Western world
Title
Art of the Western world
Statement of responsibility
Annenberg Media ; a production of WNET/Thirteen in association with TVS, ORF and Television Espanola, S.A. ; Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Host
Production company
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
Additional physical form
Preview and viewer's guide issued online.
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
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Art of the Western world (Television program)
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Credits note
Film editors, Roderic Cooke (4 episodes), Kevin Boland (1 episode), Jason Rosenfield (1 episode), Milton Moses Ginsberg (1 episode), Laurence Cochet-Ottone (1 episode), Greg Harris (1 episode), Melinda Hess (1 episode) ; directors of photography, Jeremy Stavenhagen (3 episodes), Chris O'Dell (3 episodes), Norman Langley (1 episode), Jean-Paul Rabie (1 episode), Jean-Pierre Janssen (1 episode), Don Lenzer (1 episode), Anthony Forma (1 episode) ; original music, Wilfred Josephs
Intended audience
Rating: not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Host, Michael Wood
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  • 1933-
  • 1947-
  • 1948-
  • 1927-1997
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  • Cash, Tony
  • Snell, Andrew
  • Adato, Perry Miller
  • Dunlop, Geoff
  • Silleck, Bayley
  • Gold, Mick
  • Marner, Eugene
  • Satrina, Carole Lucia.
  • Wehn-Damisch, Teri
  • Llewelyn-Davies, Melissa
  • Potts, Ian
  • Bauman, Suzanne.
  • Seidman, Robert J.
  • Wood, Michael
  • Cooke, Roderic
  • Stavenhagen, Jeremy
  • O'Dell, Chris
  • Josephs, Wilfred
  • Annenberg Media
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • TVS (Firm : Great Britain)
  • Österreichischer Rundfunk
  • Educational Broadcasting Corporation
  • Televisión Española
  • Athena (Firm)
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
513
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  • Art
  • Art
  • Civilization, Western
  • Art
  • Civilization
  • Civilization, Western
  • Art
  • Europe
Technique
live action
Label
Art of the Western world, Annenberg Media ; a production of WNET/Thirteen in association with TVS, ORF and Television Espanola, S.A. ; Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Previously broadcast on PBS in 1989
  • Special features: include artist biographies and Michael Wood biography
Accompanying material
1 guide (17 pages)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (57 min.)
  • produced, directed and written by Mick Gold
  • Artist biographies: Kritios and Nesiotes, Gislebertus, Filippo Brunelleschi, Jan van Eyck -- Michael Wood biography
  • Disc 1 (ca. 171 min.).
  • The Classical ideal
  • (57 min.)
  • [Greece] produced, directed and written by Geoff Dunlop ; [Rome] produced, directed and written by Bayley Silleck
  • A white garment of churches : Romanesque and Gothic art
  • (57 min.)
  • produced, directed and written by Perry Miller Adato
  • The early Renaissance
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Teri Wehn-Damisch
  • Artists biographies: Leonardo da Vinci, Andrea Palladio, Caravaggio, Jacques-Louis David
  • Disc 2 (ca. 171 min.).
  • The high Renaissance
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Geoff Dunlop
  • Realms of light : the Baroque
  • (57 min.)
  • produced by Eugene Marner, Carole Lucia Satrina ; directed by Eugene Marner ; written by Carole Lucia Satrina, Eugene Marner
  • An age of reason, an age of passion
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Suzanne Bauman ; written by Suzanne Bauman, Robert Seidman
  • Artists biographies: Édouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, Le Corbusier, Jackson Pollock
  • Disc 3 (ca. 171 min.).
  • A fresh view : Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
  • (57 min.)
  • produced, directed and written by Melissa Llewelyn-Davies
  • Into the 20th century
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Ian Potts
  • In our own time
  • Viewer's guide booklet: A conversation with Perry Miller Adato (executive producer) -- Chartres Cathedral's stained-glass windows -- The exacting art of the fresco -- The power or the Paris Salon -- The pop-art controversy : art or advertising? -- Missing masterpieces -- Timeline of major movements in Western art
Control code
752463227
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 513 min.)
Isbn
9786314385842
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other control number
054961868698
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8686
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)752463227
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; 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 ; a production of WNET/Thirteen in association with TVS, ORF and Television Espanola, S.A. ; Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; series producers, Tony Cash, Andrew Snell ; series developed by Perry Miller Adato
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Previously broadcast on PBS in 1989
  • Special features: include artist biographies and Michael Wood biography
Accompanying material
1 guide (17 pages)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (57 min.)
  • produced, directed and written by Mick Gold
  • Artist biographies: Kritios and Nesiotes, Gislebertus, Filippo Brunelleschi, Jan van Eyck -- Michael Wood biography
  • Disc 1 (ca. 171 min.).
  • The Classical ideal
  • (57 min.)
  • [Greece] produced, directed and written by Geoff Dunlop ; [Rome] produced, directed and written by Bayley Silleck
  • A white garment of churches : Romanesque and Gothic art
  • (57 min.)
  • produced, directed and written by Perry Miller Adato
  • The early Renaissance
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Teri Wehn-Damisch
  • Artists biographies: Leonardo da Vinci, Andrea Palladio, Caravaggio, Jacques-Louis David
  • Disc 2 (ca. 171 min.).
  • The high Renaissance
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Geoff Dunlop
  • Realms of light : the Baroque
  • (57 min.)
  • produced by Eugene Marner, Carole Lucia Satrina ; directed by Eugene Marner ; written by Carole Lucia Satrina, Eugene Marner
  • An age of reason, an age of passion
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Suzanne Bauman ; written by Suzanne Bauman, Robert Seidman
  • Artists biographies: Édouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, Le Corbusier, Jackson Pollock
  • Disc 3 (ca. 171 min.).
  • A fresh view : Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
  • (57 min.)
  • produced, directed and written by Melissa Llewelyn-Davies
  • Into the 20th century
  • (57 min.)
  • produced and directed by Ian Potts
  • In our own time
  • Viewer's guide booklet: A conversation with Perry Miller Adato (executive producer) -- Chartres Cathedral's stained-glass windows -- The exacting art of the fresco -- The power or the Paris Salon -- The pop-art controversy : art or advertising? -- Missing masterpieces -- Timeline of major movements in Western art
Control code
752463227
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 513 min.)
Isbn
9786314385842
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other control number
054961868698
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8686
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)752463227
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; 4:3 full screen; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
Public performance rights not included.
Video recording format
DVD

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