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Inspiration: Bacchus and the Cultural History of a Creation Myth

Inspiration

Bacchus and the Cultural History of a Creation Myth

BRILL (2005)
US$177.00

This book reveals the antique pedigree of a now commonplace term, ''Inspiration,'' an essential...

Painterly Perspective and Piety: Religious Uses of the Vanishing Point, from the 15th to the 18th Century

Painterly Perspective and Piety

Religious Uses of the Vanishing Point, from the 15th to the 18th Century

While the Renaissance is generally perceived to be a secular movement, the majority of large...

Caravaggio in Context: Learned Naturalism and Renaissance Humanism

Caravaggio in Context

Learned Naturalism and Renaissance Humanism

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610) has long been recognized as one of the great...

A Book of Emblems: The Emblematum Liber in Latin and English

A Book of Emblems

The Emblematum Liber in Latin and English

Andrea Alciati's Emblematum Liber was an essential work for every writer, artist and scholar in...