WorldCat Identities

Seznec, Jean

Overview
Works: 218 works in 727 publications in 6 languages and 7,016 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Records and correspondence  Conference papers and proceedings  Illustrated works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: BR135, 292
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Most widely held works about Jean Seznec
 
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 )

92 editions published between 1913 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Artist and the writer in France : essays in honour of Jean Seznec by Francis Haskell( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and French and held by 628 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 )

47 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragonard drawings for Ariosto by Jean-Honoré Fragonard( Book )

16 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur l'art et les artistes by Denis Diderot( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in French and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essais sur Diderot et l'Antiquité by Jean Seznec( Book )

13 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salons by Denis Diderot( Book )

21 editions published between 1947 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 271 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
Nouvelles études sur La tentation de saint Antoine by Jean Seznec( Book )

21 editions published in 1949 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Martin en France by Jean Seznec( Book )

19 editions published between 1944 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On art and artists : an anthology of Diderot's aesthetic thought by Denis Diderot( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 168 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
Das Fortleben der antiken Götter : die mythologische Tradition im Humanismus und in der Kunst der Renaissance by Jean Seznec( Book )

23 editions published between 1940 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diderot et Falconet correspondance : les six premières lettres by Denis Diderot( Book )

10 editions published in 1959 in French and German and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les sources de l'épisode des dieux dans La tentation de saint Antoine by Jean Seznec( Book )

7 editions published in 1940 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel Proust et les dieux by Jean Seznec( Book )

12 editions published in 1962 in French and English and held by 105 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 )

9 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Images of the pagan gods : papers of a conference in memory of Jean Seznec by Warburg Institute( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature and the visual arts in nineteeenth century France : an inaugural lecture delivered in the University of Hull on 1 November 1962 by Jean Seznec( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sopravvivenza degli antichi dei : saggio sul ruolo della tradizione mitologica nella cultura e nell'arte rinascimentali by Jean Seznec( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in Italian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les sources de l'épisode des dieux dans La tentation de saint Antoine (première version, 1849) by Jean Seznec( Book )

16 editions published in 1940 in French and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The survival of the pagan gods : the mythological tradition and its place in Renaissance humanism and art
Alternative Names
Jean Joseph Seznec

Jean Seznec Frans kunsthistoricus (1905-1983)

Jean Seznec französischer Kunst- und Literaturhistoriker

Jean Seznec French historian and mythographer

Jean Seznec historian and mythographer

Seznec, J. 1905-1983

Seznec, Jean-Francois

Seznec Jean-Joseph 1905-1983

セズネック, ジャン

Languages
English (179)

French (162)

Italian (15)

German (11)

Spanish (9)

Japanese (3)

Covers
On art and artists : an anthology of Diderot's aesthetic thought