Babylon Myth and Reality


Book Details

Publisher  The British Museum Press
Publication Date   January 1, 2008
ISBN  0714111708


Physical description; 238 p. : col. ill., maps, plans ; 29 cm. Notes; SIGNED by the editor. Catalogue of an exhibition organised by the British Museum in collaboration with the Musée du Louvre [14 Mar. - 2 June 2008] and the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin [Pergamon Museum, 25 June - 5 Oct. 2008]. Exhibition dates taken from Museums websites. Colls. Catalogue of an exhibition held at British Museum (London), [13 Nov. 2008 - 15 Mar. 2009]. Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-231) and index. Contents; Partial contents Includes some works by William Blake, John Martin, JMW Turner, Delacroix, Evelyn de Morgan, Brueghel, Degas, Rembrandt, and others. Partial contents The tower of Babel in art / Michael Seymour. Subjects; Blake, William (1757-1827). Martin, John (1789-1854). Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851). Delacroix, Eugène (1798-1863). De Morgan, Evelyn (1855-1919). Bruegel, Jan (1568-1625). Degas, Edgar (1834-1917). Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669). British Museum - Exhibitions. Art, Assyro-Babylonian. Babylon (Extinct city) - Civilization - Exhibitions. Babylon (Extinct city) - Antiquities - Exhibitions. Babylon (Extinct city) - In literature - Exhibitions. Babylon (Extinct city) - In art - Exhibitions. Babylon (Extinct city) - History. Assyria - Mesopotamian Art. Babylon (Extinct city) in art. Art, Assyro-Babylonian. Babel, Tower of. Genres; Bibliography. Illustrated.

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