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The Resource Pliny and the artistic culture of the Italian Renaissance : the legacy of the Natural history, Sarah Blake McHam

Pliny and the artistic culture of the Italian Renaissance : the legacy of the Natural history, Sarah Blake McHam

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Pliny and the artistic culture of the Italian Renaissance : the legacy of the Natural history
Title
Pliny and the artistic culture of the Italian Renaissance
Title remainder
the legacy of the Natural history
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Blake McHam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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McHam, Sarah Blake
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Pliny
  • Pliny
  • Art, Renaissance
  • Aesthetics, Renaissance
  • Aesthetics, Italian
Label
Pliny and the artistic culture of the Italian Renaissance : the legacy of the Natural history, Sarah Blake McHam
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-434) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Introduction. -- The art history of a book on science. -- Part II. Pliny and the 'Natural history'. -- Pliny's career and the scope of the 'Natural history'. -- Pliny on ancient art. -- Part III. Reception of the 'Natural history' in fourteenth-century Italy. -- Petrarch's Pliny. -- Following Petrarch. -- Part IV. The influence of the 'Natural history' in fifteenth-century Italy. -- Collecting, illuminating, and critiquing the 'Natural history' in fifteenth-century Italy. -- Alberti, Ghiberti and the early Florentine response to Pliny. -- Pliny as an inspiration for fifteenth-century humanists, educators, patrons and artists in North Italy. -- Part V. The 'Natural history' in the age of incunables : 1469-1500. -- Pliny in print and in stone. -- Mantegna and Leonardo strive to be a new Apelles. -- Pliny helps spur the development of new subject matters. -- The Plinian signature as a badge of prestige. -- Part VI. Pliny and late fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Italian art. -- Pliny and the formation of art collections in Florence. -- 'Laocoön', or Pliny vindicated. -- Beyond 'Laocoön'. -- Part VII. Pliny and sixteenth-century Italian art theory. -- Pliny's influence on early sixteenth-century theoretical writers. -- Vasari and Pliny as historians of art. -- Pliny's influence on theoretical treatises after Vasari -- Part VIII. Conclusion. -- Pliny's legacy
Control code
FIEb17335723
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 450 pages
Isbn
9780300186031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)801996485
Label
Pliny and the artistic culture of the Italian Renaissance : the legacy of the Natural history, Sarah Blake McHam
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-434) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Introduction. -- The art history of a book on science. -- Part II. Pliny and the 'Natural history'. -- Pliny's career and the scope of the 'Natural history'. -- Pliny on ancient art. -- Part III. Reception of the 'Natural history' in fourteenth-century Italy. -- Petrarch's Pliny. -- Following Petrarch. -- Part IV. The influence of the 'Natural history' in fifteenth-century Italy. -- Collecting, illuminating, and critiquing the 'Natural history' in fifteenth-century Italy. -- Alberti, Ghiberti and the early Florentine response to Pliny. -- Pliny as an inspiration for fifteenth-century humanists, educators, patrons and artists in North Italy. -- Part V. The 'Natural history' in the age of incunables : 1469-1500. -- Pliny in print and in stone. -- Mantegna and Leonardo strive to be a new Apelles. -- Pliny helps spur the development of new subject matters. -- The Plinian signature as a badge of prestige. -- Part VI. Pliny and late fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Italian art. -- Pliny and the formation of art collections in Florence. -- 'Laocoön', or Pliny vindicated. -- Beyond 'Laocoön'. -- Part VII. Pliny and sixteenth-century Italian art theory. -- Pliny's influence on early sixteenth-century theoretical writers. -- Vasari and Pliny as historians of art. -- Pliny's influence on theoretical treatises after Vasari -- Part VIII. Conclusion. -- Pliny's legacy
Control code
FIEb17335723
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 450 pages
Isbn
9780300186031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)801996485

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