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Painting literature : Dostoevsky, Kafka, Pirandello, and García Márquez in living color

Author: Constance A Pedoto
Publisher: Lanham : University Press of America, ©1993.
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Aims to extend artistic methods and terminology to the realm of literature. Pedoto explores four painting techniques - chiaroscuro, sfumato, incollato and impasto - and demonstrates how they are used  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Pedoto, Constance A.
Painting literature.
Lanham : University Press of America, ©1993
Named Person: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Franz Kafka; Luigi Pirandello; Gabriel García Márquez; Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Gabriel García Márquez; Franz Kafka; Luigi Pirandello; Fedor M Dostoevskij; Franz Kafka; Luigi Pirandello; Gabriel García Márquez
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Constance A Pedoto
ISBN: 0819190993 9780819190994
OCLC Number: 27895437
Description: vii, 112 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Fyodor Dostoevsky's Crime and punishment and Notes from underground through Chiaroscuro and the high Renaissance/Baroque period --
Franz Kafka's The castle and "The metamorphosis" through Sfumato and Leonardo da Vinci --
Luigi Priandell's Six characters in search of an author and Liolà through Incollato and Picasso's cubism --
Gariel García Márquez's The autumn of the patriarch and "The handsomest drowned man in the world" through Impasto and French impressionism.
Responsibility: Constance A. Pedoto.


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