The Resource Animals as disguised symbols in Renaissance art, by Simona Cohen

Animals as disguised symbols in Renaissance art, by Simona Cohen

Label
Animals as disguised symbols in Renaissance art
Title
Animals as disguised symbols in Renaissance art
Statement of responsibility
by Simona Cohen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates the continuity and tenacity of medieval animal interpretations and symbolism, disguised under the veil of genre, religious or mythological narrative and scientific naturalism. This work illustrates the ways in which Renaissance artists revived conventional animal imagery in unprecedented contexts
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 700.462
  • 704.9/43209409024
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7660
LC item number
.C64 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Brill's studies in intellectual history,
  • Brill's studies on art, art history, and intellectual history
Series volume
  • v. 169.
  • v. 2
Label
Animals as disguised symbols in Renaissance art, by Simona Cohen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-303) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Medieval sources of Renaissance animal symbolism -- Renaissance naturalists and animal symbolism : fact and fantasy -- Emblematic literature and related sources -- The birds and animals of Carpaccio's Miles Christianus -- The enigma of Carpaccio's Venetian ladies -- Animals in the paintings of Titian : a key to hidden meanings -- Titian's London allegory and the three beasts of his Selva oscura -- Animal heads and hybrid creatures : the case of the San Lorenzo Lavabo and its sources -- Andrea del Sarto's Madonna of the harpies and the human-animal hybrid in the Renaissance -- The ambivalent scorpio in Bronzino's London allegory
Control code
ocn567563010
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 316 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047424321
Lccn
2008033692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004171015.i-319
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35648715
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567563010
  • pebcs9047424328
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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