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Readings in Italian Mannerism II


Liana De Girolami Cheney


This collection celebrates the 450th year anniversary of the publication of Giorgio Vasari’s Vite (The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects [Florence: Giunti, 1568]), in which, in the prolegomenon, architects were highly praised along with the...


Parution : 2020-03-02

Inspiration and Emulation


Toshiharu Nakamura


This book discusses an important theme in art history - artistic emulation that emphasizes the exchange between Flemish and Dutch art in the seventeenth century. Since the Middle Ages, copying has been perceived as an important step in artistic training. Originality, on...


Parution : 2020-02-14

Mario Praz: Voice Centre Stage


Francesco Marroni


Mario Praz: Voice Centre Stage is the first collection of essays in English on Italian writerMario Praz (1896-1982), a central figure of twentieth-century culture and international literary relations. Praz’s formidable oeuvre spanned six decades and covered such topics...


Parution : 2019-11-28
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A Companion to Curation


Brad Buckley , John Conomos


The definitive reference text on curation both inside and outside the museum A Companion to Curation is the first collection of its kind, assembling the knowledge and experience of prominent curators, artists, art historians, scholars, and theorists in one comprehensive...


Parution : 2019-11-06
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A Month in Siena


Hisham Matar


FROM THE PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING AND MAN BOOKER-SHORTLISTED AUTHOR'Sparkles with brilliant observations on art and architecture, friendship and loss' Guardian'Everybody should get to spend a month with Mr. Matar, looking at paintings' Zadie Smith, Wall Street Journal,...


Parution : 2019-10-17
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Science


Ian Mcewan


‘This is a history of intellectual courage, hard work, occasional inspiration and every conceivable form of human failing. It is also an extended invitation to wonder, to pleasure’How far have we come in our understanding of the world around us? In this eye-opening...


Parution : 2019-10-03
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Art


Simon Schama


‘Great art has dreadful manners……The hushed reverence of the gallery can fool you into believing masterpieces are visions that soothe, charm and beguile, but actually they are thugs. Merciless and wily, the greatest paintings grab you in a headlock and proceed in short...


Parution : 2019-10-03

Die Altieri – Eine roemische Familie


Hohwieler Susanne


Das Schicksal der Altieri Familie im Rom der Frühen Neuzeit zeigt beispielhaft die soziokulturelle Entwicklung Roms, des Papsttums und deren Wirkungskreise in Italien und Europa. Die Aufarbeitung neuer Dokumente aus dem Altieri Archiv und dem Geheimarchiv des Vatikans...


Parution : 2019-09-18
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The Philosophy of Andy Warhol


Andy Warhol


The autobiography of an American icon 'I never think that people die. They just go to department stores'Andy Warhol - American painter, filmmaker, publisher, actor and major figure in the Pop Art movement - was in many ways a reluctant celebrity. Here, in his...


Parution : 2019-07-18
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On Chapel Sands


Laura Cumming


**THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER****SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD**'A modern masterpiece' GuardianUncovering the mystery of her mother’s disappearance as a child: Laura Cumming, prize-winning author and art critic, takes a closer look at her family story.Autumn...


Parution : 2019-07-04
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