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Bernini and the Idealization of Death
Language: en
Pages: 95
Authors: Shelley Karen Perlove
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Penn State University Press

Tracing the history of the cult of Ludovica, the Altieri Chapel, and the statue, Shelley Perlove illuminates Bernini's contribution, both artistically and iconographically, to the chapel and proposes an interpretation of the precise nature of the experience the beata is undergoing in the sculpture. This interpretation is developed from an
Emotion and the Seduction of the Senses, Baroque to Neo-Baroque
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Lisa Beaven, Angela Ndalianis
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-31 - Publisher: ISD LLC

Emotion and the Seduction of the Senses, Baroque to Neo-Baroque examines the relationship between the cultural productions of the baroque in the seventeenth century and the neo-baroque in our contemporary world. The volume illuminates how, rather than providing rationally ordered visual realms, both the baroque and the neo-baroque construct complex
Bernini's Michelangelo
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Carolina Mangone
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-16 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A novel exploration of the threads of continuity, rivalry, and self-conscious borrowing that connect the Baroque innovator with his Renaissance paragon Gianlorenzo Bernini (1598–1680), like all ambitious artists, imitated eminent predecessors. What set him apart was his lifelong and multifaceted focus on Michelangelo Buonarroti—the master of the previous age. Bernini’s
Proceedings, American Philosophical Society (vol. 135, No. 4, 1991)
Language: en
Pages: 36
Authors: American Philosophical Society
Categories: Evolution
Type: BOOK - Published: 1959 - Publisher: American Philosophical Society

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Visualizing the Past in Italian Renaissance Art
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Jennifer Cochran Anderson, Douglas N. Dow
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-22 - Publisher: BRILL

A team of specialists addresses a foundational concept as central to early modern thinking as to our own: that the past is always an important part of the present.