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Grandeur and obedience

Author: Kenneth Clark; Public Media Video (Firm); Films Incorporated.
Publisher: [Chicago] : [Films Inc.], ©1969.
Series: Civilisation, programs 7-8.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Surveys the development of western civilization in the 17th century as evidenced especially in the work of Titian, Rubens, and Bernini. Points out that the essence of baroque was the uniting of flesh and spirit, dogma and sensuality, obedience and freedom as shown in such religious figures of the time as St. Ignatius, St. Teresa of Avila and St. John of the Cross.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Clark; Public Media Video (Firm); Films Incorporated.
OCLC Number: 28925089
Notes: "CIV 060."
Based on the book Civilisation, a personal view, by Kenneth Clark, 1970.
Credits: Writer and narrator, Kenneth Clark ; supervising film editor, Allan Tyrer ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon.
Description: on 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Civilisation, programs 7-8.
Responsibility: Public Media Video.

Abstract:

Surveys the development of western civilization in the 17th century as evidenced especially in the work of Titian, Rubens, and Bernini. Points out that the essence of baroque was the uniting of flesh and spirit, dogma and sensuality, obedience and freedom as shown in such religious figures of the time as St. Ignatius, St. Teresa of Avila and St. John of the Cross.

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