The shrine of knowledge.

Portrait History Of Portraiture

A selection of articles related to portrait history of portraiture.

Portrait History Nonfiction Review: PORTRAITS: A History by Andreas Beyer / Author ... Perkinson's Medieval Portraiture Book Gets Top Prize, Academic ... > Portrait > history of portraiture

Original articles from our library related to the Portrait History Of Portraiture. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Portrait History Of Portraiture.

Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian

Portrait History Of Portraiture is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Portrait History Of Portraiture books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

age of portraits
History of photography (part 1): age of portraits. CS 178, Spring 2009. Marc Levoy.
Ann Jensen Adams
Centuries;" "History Portraits;" "North American collecting of Dutch Art;" " Portraiture,.
What/When Is a Portrait? Royal Images of the Ancient Near East1
3Text cited in R. Brilliant, Portraiture (Cambridge, Mass., 1991), 20.
New Dimensions' Family Portrait Guide
Your Child's Portrait History: Planning your child's portrait history, baby portraits, clothing, self esteem and more.

Suggested Web Resources

Portrait History
Portrait - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
History. Main article: Portrait painting.
Portrait painting - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Renaissance marked a turning point in the history of portraiture.
A History of Photography, by Robert Leggat: PORTRAITURE
Throughout history people have sought to produce images either of themselves or of others.
Vincent Van Gogh - a history in self portraits
Vincent Van Gogh charted his development as an artist in an amazing series of self portraits.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Place for your opinion