Roelof van Straten's An Introduction to Iconography: Symbols, Allusions and PDF

By Roelof van Straten

ISBN-10: 288124601X

ISBN-13: 9782881246012

on hand for the 1st time in English, An Introduction to Iconography explains the ways in which artists use references and allusions to create that means. The ebook offers the old, theoretical, and useful points of iconography and ICONCLASS, the great iconographical indexing process built by means of Henri van de Waal. It supplies specific emphasis to the heritage of iconography, personification, allegory, and logos, and the literary resources that tell iconographic readings, and comprises annotated bibliographies of books and magazine articles from world wide which are linked to iconographic research.
The writer of various articles and a four-volume reference paintings on Italian prints, Roelof van Straten is at the moment engaged on an iconographic index overlaying the prints of Goltzius and his school.

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