Light on the Eternal City: Observations and Discoveries in the Art and Architecture of Rome (Papers in Art History 2)

Light on the Eternal City: Observations and Discoveries in the Art and Architecture of Rome (Papers in Art History 2)

By: Hellmut Hager (author), Susan S. Munshower (author)Paperback

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This text discusses observations and discoveries in the art and architecture of Rome.

Contents

Contents 1. Papal Artistic Commissions as Definitions of the Medieval Church in Rome - Hans Belting Institut fur Kunstgeschichte, Munich 2. Nicholas V and the Rebuilding of Rome: Reality and Legacy - Charles R. Mack, University of South Carolina 3. Leonardo, Raphael, and Caravaggio - Richard E. Spear, Oberlin College 4. Oil Sketches, Unfinished Paintings, and the Inventories of Artists' Estates - Linda Freeman Bauer, University of California at Irvine 5. A Caravaggesque Sacrifice of Issac: Multiple Versions, Multiple Problems - Jeanne Chenault Porter, The Pennsylvania State University 6. The Fortune of Bernini's Colonnaded Piazza San Pietro and the City Frontispiece in Urban Planning - Pamela S. Hemrik, The Pennsylvania State University 7. Bernini's Altar for the Val-de- Grace - George C. Bauer, University of California at Irvine 8. Johann Dientzenhofer's Cathedral in Fulda and the Question of its Roman Origins - Hellmut Hager, The Pennsylvania State University 9. Filippo Raguzzini, the Palazzo and Casino Lercari in Albano, and the Neapolitan Ingredient in Roman Rococo Architecture - Dorothy Metzger Habel, University of Tennessee 10. Rome in 1732: Alessandro Galilei Nicola Salvi, Ferdinando Fuga - Elisabeth Kieven, Bibliotheca Hertnina, Rome 11. Roman Antiquities in Early Photography - Heinz K. Henisch, The Pennsylvania State University 12. Charles F. McKim and the Foundation of the American Academy in Rome - Mary N. Woods, Cornell University

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  • ISBN13: 9780915773015
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 340
  • ID: 9780915773015
  • weight: 1080
  • ISBN10: 0915773015

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