Page 1

Stories of Music and Art History Part I


Libraries of Hope FORGOTTEN CLASSICS FAMILY LIBRARY SERIES Great Lives Series Freedom Series Story Hour Series Nature, Art and Music Series World History Series


Stories of Music and Art History Part I by Ida Whitcomb

FORGOTTEN CLASSICS FAMILY LIBRARY Libraries of Hope


Stories of Music and Art History, Part I Copyright © 2014 by Libraries of Hope, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without prior written permission of the publisher. International rights and foreign translations available only through permission of the publisher. Stories compiled from: Young People’s Story of Art, by Ida Prentice Whitcomb, New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1906). Young People’s Story of Music, by Ida Prentice Whitcomb, New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1908). Libraries of Hope, Inc. Appomattox, Virginia 24522 Website: www.librariesofhope.com Email: support@librariesofhope.com Printed in the United States of America


Table of Contents Young People’s Story of Music and Young People’s Story of Art.......................... 1 Ancient Times ..........................................................3 The Beginnings of Music ...........................................................3

Egyptian ..................................................................6 A Glimpse into Egyptian Art .....................................................6

Chinese ..................................................................12 Chinese Music .........................................................................12

Hebrew ..................................................................17 Hebrew Music ..........................................................................17

Greek .....................................................................24 Greek Music—Legendary ........................................................24 Greek Music—Historical .........................................................31

Greek .....................................................................38 A Storied Hill ..........................................................................38 The Jupiter Olympus ...............................................................48 A Little Sculpture Gallery........................................................50 Stories of Greek Painters .........................................................55

Roman ...................................................................61 Roman Music ...........................................................................61

Roman ...................................................................67 Monuments of Ancient Rome .................................................67 Paintings Found in a Buried City .............................................74

Early Christian .......................................................76 Early Saintly Music ..................................................................76 The First Church .....................................................................82 St. Sophia and St. Mark’s ........................................................86 Two Gothic Cathedrals ...........................................................91

Italian ....................................................................96 St. Ambrose and St. Gregory ...................................................96


Table of Contents Continued Church Music of the Mediæval Day ..................................... 106 Palestrina ............................................................................... 112 The Oratorio and the Opera ................................................. 120 Marie Luigi Carlo Zenobi Salvatore ....................................... 130 Luigi Gaspardo Pacifico Spontini ........................................... 143 Gioachino Rossini .................................................................. 147 The Singing-Opera ................................................................ 157 Giuseppe Verdi ...................................................................... 161 Pisa and Pisano’s Pulpit ......................................................... 174 A Bird’s-Eye View of Florence—Giotto’s Tower ................... 178 Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise ................................................... 181 Brunelleschi’s Dome .............................................................. 183 Luca Della Robbia and Donatello ......................................... 187 Michael Angelo ..................................................................... 191 Cellini, Bologna, and Bernini ................................................ 202 Canova .................................................................................. 207 The Christ-Child in Art ........................................................ 211 Cimabue and Giotto .............................................................. 213 The Madonna and Child of the Fifteenth Century ............... 219 Fra Angelico—The Painter-Monk ........................................ 224 Leonardo da Vinci ................................................................. 231 Raphael .................................................................................. 240 Correggio ............................................................................... 250 Titian ..................................................................................... 255 A Group of Venetian Painters ............................................... 265 Italian Art in the Seventeenth Century ................................ 271

Spanish................................................................ 276 A Glimpse into Moorish Art ................................................. 276 Early Spanish Painting ........................................................... 283 Velasquez ............................................................................... 287 Murillo ................................................................................... 296

Flemish................................................................ 309 The Van Eycks and Their Followers...................................... 309 Rubens ................................................................................... 315 Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens ........................... 327


Table of Contents Continued Dutch...................................................................338 Rembrandt .............................................................................338 A Group of Dutch Painters ....................................................349 Landscape and Marine Painters .............................................355


Young People’s Story of Music and

Young People’s Story of Art by Ida Whitcomb


Ancient Times The Beginnings of Music

3


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

4


The Beginnings of Music

5


Egyptian A Glimpse into Egyptian Art

6


A Glimpse into Egyption Art

7


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

8


A Glimpse into Egyption Art

9


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

10


A Glimpse into Egyption Art

11


Chinese Chinese Music

12


Chinese Music

13


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

é

14


Chinese Music

15


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

16


Hebrew Hebrew Music

17


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

18


Hebrew Music

19


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

20


Hebrew Music

21


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

22


Hebrew Music

23


Greek Greek Music—Legendary

24


Greek Music— Legendary

œ œ

25


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

26


Greek Music— Legendary

27


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

28


Greek Music— Legendary

Æ

29


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

30


Greek Music—Historical

æ

31


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I æ

æ

æ

32


Greek Music— Historical æ

Æ

33


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

Æ Æ

34


Greek Music— Historical

35


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

36


Greek Music— Historical

37


Greek A Storied Hill

38


A Storied Hill

39


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

æ

40


A Storied Hill

41


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

æ

æ

42


A Storied Hill

43


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

44


A Storied Hill

45


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

46


A Storied Hill

47


The Jupiter Olympus

48


The Jupiter Olympus

49


A Little Sculpture Gallery

50


A Little Sculpture Gallery

51


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

52


A Little Sculpture Gallery

53


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

54


Stories of Greek Painters

55


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

56


Stories of Greek Painters

57


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

58


Stories of Greek Painters

59


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

60


Roman Roman Music

61


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

62


Roman Music

63


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

é é

64


Roman Music

65


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

66


Roman Monuments of Ancient Rome

67


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

68


Monuments of Ancient Rome

69


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

70


Monuments of Ancient Rome

71


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

72


Monuments of Ancient Rome

ĂŚ

73


Paintings Found in a Buried City

74


Monuments of Ancient Rome

75


Early Christian Early Saintly Music

76


Early Saintly Music

77


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

78


Early Saintly Music

79


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

80


Early Saintly Music

81


The First Church æ

82


The First Church

83


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

84


The First Church

85


St. Sophia and St. Mark’s

86


St. Sophia and St. Mark’s

87


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

88


St. Sophia and St. Mark’s

89


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

90


Two Gothic Cathedrals

91


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

92


Two Gothic Cathedrals

93


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

94


Two Gothic Cathedrals

95


Italian St. Ambrose and St. Gregory

96


St. Ambrose and St. Gregory

97


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

98


St. Ambrose and St. Gregory

99


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

100


St. Ambrose and St. Gregory

101


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

102


St. Ambrose and St. Gregory

103


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

æ

104


St. Ambrose and St. Gregory

105


Church Music of the Mediæval Day

æ

æ

106


Church Music of the MediĂŚval Day

107


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

108


Church Music of the MediĂŚval Day

109


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

110


Church Music of the MediĂŚval Day

111


Palestrina

112


Palestrina

Ĺ“

113


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

114


Palestrina

115


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ê

116


Palestrina

117


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

118


Palestrina

119


The Oratorio and the Opera

120


The Oratorio and the Opera

121


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

122


The Oratorio and the Opera

ĂŠ

123


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

124


The Oratorio and the Opera

125


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

126


The Oratorio and the Opera

127


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

128


The Oratorio and the Opera

129


Marie Luigi Carlo Zenobi Salvatore

130


Cherubini

é

131


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ï

ï

132


Cherubini

ê

é

133


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

134


Cherubini

ï

ö

135


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

136


Cherubini

ê

137


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

138


Cherubini

139


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

é ä é é

140


Cherubini

é è

141


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

142


Luigi Gaspardo Pacifico Spontini

143


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

144


Luigi Gaspardo Pacifico Spontini

Ăź

145


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

146


Gioachino Rossini

ê

147


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

148


Gioachino Rossini

149


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

150


Gioachino Rossini

151


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

152


Gioachino Rossini

153


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

154


Gioachino Rossini

è

155


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

156


The Singing-Opera

157


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

158


The Singing-Opera

159


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

160


Giuseppe Verdi

161


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

162


Giuseppe Verdi

163


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

164


Giuseppe Verdi

165


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ê

166


Giuseppe Verdi

è

ï

ï

ï

167


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ï

ï

168


Giuseppe Verdi

169


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ï

170


Giuseppe Verdi

171


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

è

172


Giuseppe Verdi

173


Pisa and Pisano’s Pulpit

174


Pisa and Pisano’s Pulpit

175


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

176


Pisa and Pisano’s Pulpit

177


A Bird’s-Eye View of Florence—Giotto’s Tower

178


A Bird’s-Eye View of Florence—Giotto’s Tower

ê

179


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

180


Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise

181


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

182


Brunelleschi’s Dome

183


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

184


Brunelleschi’s Dome

185


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

186


Luca Della Robbia and Donatello

187


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

188


Luca Della Robbia and Donatello

189


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

190


Michael Angelo

191


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

192


Michael Angelo

รก

193


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

194


Michael Angelo

195


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

196


Michael Angelo

197


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

198


Michael Angelo

199


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

200


Michael Angelo

201


Cellini, Bologna, and Bernini

ĂŠ

202


Cellini, Bologna, and Bernini

203


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

204


Cellini, Bologna, and Bernini

205


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

206


Canova

207


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

208


Canova

209


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ê

210


The Christ-Child in Art

211


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

212


Cimabue and Giotto

213


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

214


Cimabue and Giotto

215


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

216


Cimabue and Giotto

217


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

218


The Madonna and Child of the Fifteenth Century

219


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

220


The Madonna and Child of the Fifteenth Century

221


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

222


The Madonna and Child of the Fifteenth Century

223


Fra Angelico—The Painter-Monk

224


Fra Angelico—The Painter-Monk

225


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

226


Fra Angelico—The Painter-Monk

227


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

228


Fra Angelico—The Painter-Monk

229


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

230


Leonardo da Vinci

231


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

232


Leonardo da Vinci

233


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

234


Leonardo da Vinci

235


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

236


Leonardo da Vinci

237


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

238


Leonardo da Vinci

239


Raphael

240


Raphael

241


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

è

242


Raphael

243


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

244


Raphael

245


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

246


Raphael

247


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

248


Raphael

249


Correggio

250


Correggio

251


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

252


Correggio

253


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

254


Titian

255


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

256


Titian

257


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

258


Titian

259


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

260


Titian

261


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

262


Titian

263


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

264


A Group of Venetian Painters

265


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

266


A Group of Venetian Painters

267


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

268


A Group of Venetian Painters

269


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

270


Italian Art in the Seventeenth Century

271


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

272


Italian Art in the Seventeenth Century

273


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

274


Italian Art in the Seventeenth Century

275


Spanish

A Glimpse into Moorish Art

276


A Glimpse into Moorish Art

277


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

278


A Glimpse into Moorish Art

279


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

280


A Glimpse into Moorish Art

281


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

282


Early Spanish Painting

283


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

284


Early Spanish Painting

Ă´

285


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

286


Velasquez

287


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

288


Velasquez

289


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

290


Velasquez

291


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ñ

292


Velasquez

293


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

294


Velasquez

295


Murillo

296


Murillo

297


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

298


Murillo

299


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

300


Murillo

301


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

ñ

302


Murillo

303


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

304


Murillo

305


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

306


Murillo

307


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

308


Flemish The Van Eycks and Their Followers

309


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

310


The Van Eycks and Their Followers

311


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

312


The Van Eycks and Their Followers

313


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

314


Rubens

315


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

316


Rubens

317


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

318


Rubens

319


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

320


Rubens

321


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

322


Rubens

323


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

324


Rubens

325


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

326


Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens

327


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

328


Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens

329


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

330


Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens

331


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

332


Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens

333


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

334


Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens

335


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

336


Van Dyck, and Other Followers of Rubens

ü

337


Dutch Rembrandt

338


Rembrandt

339


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

340


Rembrandt

341


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

342


Rembrandt

343


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

344


Rembrandt

345


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

346


Rembrandt

347


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

348


A Group of Dutch Painters

349


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

350


A Group of Dutch Painters

ê

351


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

352


A Group of Dutch Painters

353


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

354


Landscape and Marine Painters

355


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

356


Landscape and Marine Painters

357


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

358


Landscape and Marine Painters

359


Stories of Music and Art History: Part I

360


Landscape and Marine Painters

361

Stories of Music and Art History Part I  
Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you