skip to content
Rethinking the Baroque Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Rethinking the Baroque

Author: Helen Hills
Publisher: Surrey ; Burlington, VT : ASHGATE, [2011]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Scholars from a range of disciplines retrieve the term 'baroque' from the margins of art history where it has been sidelines as 'anachronistic', to reconsider the usefulness of the term 'baroque', while avoiding simply rehearsing familiar policing of periodization, stylistic boundaries, categories or essence. 'Baroque' emerges as a vital and productive way to rethink problems in art history, visual culture and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Hills
ISBN: 9780754666851 0754666859
OCLC Number: 694616504
Description: xv, 243 pages, [24] color plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The Baroque: the grit in the oyster of art history / Helen Hills --
On sculptural relief: Malerisch, the autonomy of artistic media and the beginnings of Baroque studies / Alina Payne --
Ottoman Baroque: the limits of style / Howard Caygill --
Discomfited by the Baroque: a personal journey / Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann --
Reframing the Baroque: on idolatry and the threshold of humanity / Claire Farago --
Nicholas Hawksmoor's drawing technique of the 1690s and John Locke's Essay concerning human understanding / Anthony Geraghty --
The real in Rococo / Glenn Adamson --
Benjamin and the Baroque: posing the question of historical time / Andrew Benjamin --
Baroque matters / Mieke Bal --
The Baroque fold as map and as diagram / Tom Conley.
Responsibility: edited by Helen Hills.

Abstract:

Retrieving the term 'baroque' from the margins of art history, where it has been sidelined as 'anachronistic', scholars from a range of disciplines reconsider the usefulness of the term 'baroque'.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Winner, Paul Mellon Centre Publication Grant 'The baroque - the concept, not the period - has had a paradoxical destiny in the last few decades. Prudently shunned by academic historians of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/694616504> # Rethinking the Baroque
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "694616504" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85007487> ; # Art--Historiography
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/709.032/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815259> ; # Art--Historiography
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815997> ; # Art, Baroque
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/N6415> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59330437> ; # Helen Hills
   schema:datePublished "2011" ;
   schema:description "The Baroque: the grit in the oyster of art history / Helen Hills -- On sculptural relief: Malerisch, the autonomy of artistic media and the beginnings of Baroque studies / Alina Payne -- Ottoman Baroque: the limits of style / Howard Caygill -- Discomfited by the Baroque: a personal journey / Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann -- Reframing the Baroque: on idolatry and the threshold of humanity / Claire Farago -- Nicholas Hawksmoor's drawing technique of the 1690s and John Locke's Essay concerning human understanding / Anthony Geraghty -- The real in Rococo / Glenn Adamson -- Benjamin and the Baroque: posing the question of historical time / Andrew Benjamin -- Baroque matters / Mieke Bal -- The Baroque fold as map and as diagram / Tom Conley."@en ;
   schema:description "Scholars from a range of disciplines retrieve the term 'baroque' from the margins of art history where it has been sidelines as 'anachronistic', to reconsider the usefulness of the term 'baroque', while avoiding simply rehearsing familiar policing of periodization, stylistic boundaries, categories or essence. 'Baroque' emerges as a vital and productive way to rethink problems in art history, visual culture and architectural theory."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/999053656> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Rethinking the Baroque"@en ;
   schema:productID "694616504" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780754666851> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/694616504> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85007487> # Art--Historiography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Art--Historiography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815259> # Art--Historiography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Art--Historiography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815997> # Art, Baroque
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Art, Baroque"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59330437> # Helen Hills
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hills" ;
   schema:givenName "Helen" ;
   schema:name "Helen Hills" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780754666851>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0754666859" ;
   schema:isbn "9780754666851" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.