The Resource Allegory and the migration of symbols, Rudolf Wittkower

Allegory and the migration of symbols, Rudolf Wittkower

Label
Allegory and the migration of symbols
Title
Allegory and the migration of symbols
Statement of responsibility
Rudolf Wittkower
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wittkower, Rudolf
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7710
LC item number
.W775 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Collected essays of Rudolf Wittkower
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Allegory
  • Symbolism in art
  • Allegories
  • Allégories
  • Symbolisme dans l'art
  • Allegory
  • Symbolism in art
Label
Allegory and the migration of symbols, Rudolf Wittkower
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
East and west: the problem of cultural exchange -- Eagle and serpent -- Marvels of the east: a study in the history of monsters -- Marco Polo and the pictorial tradition of the marvels of the East -- 'Roc': an Eastern prodigy in a Dutch engraving -- Chance, time and virtue -- Patience and change: the story of a political emblem -- Hieroglyphics in the early Renaissance -- Transformations of Minerva in Renaissance imagery -- Titian's allegory of 'Religion succoured by Spain' -- El Greco's language of gesture -- Death and resurrection in a picture by Maren de Vos -- 'Grammatica'" from Martianus Capella to Hogarth -- Interpretation of visual symbols
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780891586272
Lccn
76018969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2331764
Label
Allegory and the migration of symbols, Rudolf Wittkower
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
East and west: the problem of cultural exchange -- Eagle and serpent -- Marvels of the east: a study in the history of monsters -- Marco Polo and the pictorial tradition of the marvels of the East -- 'Roc': an Eastern prodigy in a Dutch engraving -- Chance, time and virtue -- Patience and change: the story of a political emblem -- Hieroglyphics in the early Renaissance -- Transformations of Minerva in Renaissance imagery -- Titian's allegory of 'Religion succoured by Spain' -- El Greco's language of gesture -- Death and resurrection in a picture by Maren de Vos -- 'Grammatica'" from Martianus Capella to Hogarth -- Interpretation of visual symbols
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780891586272
Lccn
76018969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2331764

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