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Seznec, Jean

Overview
Works: 140 works in 494 publications in 4 languages and 6,312 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Records and correspondence  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrations 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: BR135, 292
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Most widely held works by Jean Seznec
The survival of the pagan gods; the mythological tradition and its place in Renaissance humanism and art by Jean Seznec ( Book )
65 editions published between 1913 and 1995 in English and held by 2,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On art and artists an anthology of Diderot's aesthetic thought by Denis Diderot ( Book )
18 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chance ordained that Denis Diderot (1713-1784) was not only a philosopher, playwright and writer, but also a salonnier. In other words, an art critic. In 1759, his friend Grimm entrusted him with a project that forced him to acquire 'thoughtful notions concerning painting and sculpture' and to refine 'art terms, so familiar in his words yet so vague in his mind'. Diderot wrote artistic reviews of exhibitions - Salons - that were organized bi-annually at the Louvre by the Academie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture. These reviews, published in the "Correspondence Litteraire", were Did
The Artist and the writer in France : essays in honour of Jean Seznec ( Book )
6 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La survivance des dieux antiques; essai sur le rôle de la tradition mythologique dans l'humanisme et dans l'art de la Renaissance by Jean Seznec ( Book )
34 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in French and English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salons by Denis Diderot ( Book )
38 editions published between 1947 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes official catalogue of each exhibition of the Académie royale de peinture et de scu lpture, covering the years 1759-81, with comments by Diderot, and added biographical and critical notes about the artists
Essais sur Diderot et l'Antiquité by Jean Seznec ( Book )
17 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in French and English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fragonard drawings for Ariosto by Jean-Honoré Fragonard ( Book )
8 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nouvelles études sur La tentation de saint Antoine by Jean Seznec ( Book )
11 editions published in 1949 in French and English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Martin en France by Jean Seznec ( Book )
12 editions published between 1944 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les sources de l'épisode des dieux dans La tentation de saint Antoine by Jean Seznec ( Book )
5 editions published in 1940 in French and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diderot et Falconet correspondance : les six premières lettres by Denis Diderot ( Book )
4 editions published in 1959 in French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcel Proust et les dieux by Jean Seznec ( Book )
6 editions published in 1962 in French and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On two definitions of literature; an inaugural lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 27 May 1952 by Jean Seznec ( Book )
5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Écrits sur l'art et les artistes by Denis Diderot ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En 1759, Grimm demande à Diderot qui est également critique d'art, de rendre compte, dans la Correspondance littéraire, des expositions qui se tiennent au Louvre tous les deux ans, et où figuraient les envois des artistes de l'Académie royale. Telle est l'origine des Salons que Diderot rédige jusqu'en 1781, qui l'obligeront à acquérir "des notions réfléchies de peinture et de sculpture"
Mémoire sur la réformation de la police de France soumis au roi en 1749 by Guillaute ( Book )
6 editions published in 1974 in French and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Images of the pagan gods : papers of a conference in memory of Jean Seznec ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Fortleben der antiken Götter : die mythologische Tradition im Humanismus und in der Kunst der Renaissance by Jean Seznec ( Book )
7 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les sources de l'épisode des dieux dans La tentation de saint Antoine (première version, 1849) by Jean Seznec ( Book )
13 editions published in 1940 in French and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salons by Denis Diderot ( Book )
13 editions published between 1957 and 1975 in French and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flaubert à l'Exposition de 1851 by Gustave Flaubert ( Book )
8 editions published in 1951 in French and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Seznec, J. 1905-1983
Seznec, Jean-Francois
Seznec Jean-Joseph 1905-1983
セズネック, ジャン
Languages
French (151)
English (117)
German (8)
Spanish (1)
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