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Early Modern Visual Allegory

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Published by Ashgate .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Iconography, subjects depicted in art,
  • Renaissance art,
  • History - Symbolism,
  • History - General,
  • Art,
  • Allegories,
  • Art, European,
  • Symbolism in art

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCristelle Baskins (Editor), Lisa Rosenthal (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10852936M
ISBN 100754657604
ISBN 109780754657606

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Early Modern Visual Allegory book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The first book in over twenty-five years devoted solely to al 4/5.   Cristelle L. Baskins and Lisa Rosenthal, eds. Early Modern Visual Allegory: Embodying Meaning. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing Company, xviii + pp. index. illus. $ ISBN: The thirteen essays that make up Early Modern Visual Allegory examine the complex ways in which visual allegory renders meaning. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Making allegory. Giotto, de Man, and the allegorical impulse in Michelangelo / Laura Camille Agoston ; The ends of allegory: Winckelmann, Rococo and Volcanic displacement / Christiane Hertel ; Allegories of race: Casta paintings and models for theorizing race / Oscar E. Vázquez. Early Modern Visual Allegory: Embodying Meaning. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing Company, xviii + pp. index. illus. $ ISBN: –0–––6. The thirteen essays that make up Early Modern Visual Allegory examine the complex ways in which visual allegory renders meaning. Building on .

The first book in over twenty-five years devoted solely to allegory and personification in art history, this anthology complements current literary and cultural studies of allegory. The volume re-examines early modern allegorical imagery in light of crucial.   Allegory and Enchantment An Early Modern Poetics Jason Crawford. Investigates the emergence of modern literary forms; Surveys the history and theory of allegory; Includes readings of some of the most important allegorical poems in English.   Buy Early Modern Visual Allegory: Embodying Meaning 1 by Cristelle Baskins, Cristelle Baskins, Lisa Rosenthal (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Hardcover. However informative the volume may be on the aspects it does discuss, the visual and imaginative elements of allegory disappear from sight. We do find this element addressed and treated explicitly, though, in a collection of art historical essays: Early Modern Visual Allegory: Embodying Meaning. In their introduction, editors Cristelle Baskins.

Venus's milk and the temptations of allegory in Otto Van Veen's Allegory of temptation / Lisa Rosenthal; naked truth?: the allegorical frontispiece and woman's ambition in eighteenth-century France / Mary D. Sheriff; Savage breast/salvaged breast: allegory, colonization, and wet-nursing in Peru, / Carolyn Dean. The thirteen essays that make up Early Modern Visual Allegory examine the complex ways in which visual allegory renders meaning. Building on the important studies of Panofsky and Gombrich and a vast interdisciplinary literature on allegory, this anthology contributes to recent scholarship, including the proceedings of the conference Iconography at the Crossroads and the discourses on the. Books shelved as allegorical: Animal Farm by George Orwell, Lord of the Flies by William Golding, A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, The Alchemist by Paulo.   Gender, Politics, and Allegory in the Art of Peter Paul Rubens examines the intertwined relationship between paintings of family and marriage, and of war, peace, and statehood by the Flemish master. Drawing extensively upon recent critical and gender theory, Lisa Rosenthal reshapes our view of Rubens' works and of the interpretive practices through which we engage them.