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Art and History : Images and their Meaning - Robert I. Rotberg

Art and History

Images and their Meaning

By: Robert I. Rotberg (Editor), Theodore K. Rabb (Editor)

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Published: 5th December 1988
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This book was originally published in 1988. Although they pursue divergent lines of analysis, these essays by historians and art historians reveal their mutual appreciation of art as historic evidence shaped by imagination as well as tradition and purpose.

Introduction
Representing the family
Papal policy
Reinventing heroes in Renaissance Italy
The soldier in Germanic graphic art of the Renaissance
Philip II and the art of the cityscape
Enemies of flattery
The domestication of Majesty
The King of France as collector in the seventeenth century
Picturing the people
The German Revolution of 1848 and rethel's Dance of Death
The farmer in the works of William Sidney Mount
Architects in power
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ISBN: 9780521335690
ISBN-10: 0521335698
Series: Studies in Interdisciplinary History
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 318
Published: 5th December 1988
Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.88  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.5