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Symbolic images

Author: E H Gombrich
Publisher: London : Phaidon [distributed by Praeger, New York], [1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These studies on the interpretation of images focus on the greatest artists of the Renaissance - notably Botticelli, Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo - and all reflect the author's concern with standards, values and problems of method.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E H Gombrich
ISBN: 0714814954 9780714814957 0714816795 9780714816791
OCLC Number: 418461
Description: viii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Aims and limits of iconology --
Tobias and the angel --
Botticelli's mythologies: a study in the neo-Platonic symbolism of his circle --
An interpretation of Mantegna's 'Parnassus.'--Raphael's Stanza della segnatura and the nature of its symbolism --
Hypnerotomachiana --
The Sala dei Venti in the Palazzo del Te --
The subject of Poussin's Orion --
Icones symbolicae: philosophies of symbolism and their bearing on art.
Responsibility: by E.H. Gombrich.

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These studies on the interpretation of images focus on the greatest artists of the Renaissance - notably Botticelli, Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo - and all reflect the author's concern with standards, values and problems of method.

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