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Violence & virtue : Artemisia Gentileschi's "Judith slaying Holofernes"

Author: Eve Straussman-Pflanzer; Art Institute of Chicago
Publisher: Chicago : Art Institute of Chicago, 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. editionView all editions and formats
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Violence and Virtue examines a single, uniquely powerful painting: Judith Slaying Holofernes by Artemisia Gentileschi. A quintessential example of early Baroque painting, this work has, more than any other picture in her oeuvre, come to define Gentileschi as an early modern woman and a superb Baroque painter. Eve Straussman-Pflanzer explores the circumstances surrounding the painting's creation and the meanings  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Udstillingskataloger
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Named Person: Artemisia Gentileschi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eve Straussman-Pflanzer; Art Institute of Chicago
ISBN: 9780300186796 0300186797
OCLC Number: 869188430
Notes: Udgivet i forbindelse med udstilling
Description: 39 sider : illustrations (nogle i farver)
Other Titles: Violence and virtue

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Examines a single powerful painting: Judith Slaying Holofernes. This title explores the circumstances surrounding the painting's creation and the meanings conveyed by the image itself.  Read more...

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