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The Resource The delight of art : Giorgio Vasari and the traditions of humanist discourse, David Cast

The delight of art : Giorgio Vasari and the traditions of humanist discourse, David Cast

Label
The delight of art : Giorgio Vasari and the traditions of humanist discourse
Title
The delight of art
Title remainder
Giorgio Vasari and the traditions of humanist discourse
Statement of responsibility
David Cast
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A study based on the text, the Lives of the Artists, by Giorgio Vasari. Discusses how the visual arts in the Renaissance were an occasion for delight or pleasure. Argues that such an attention was encouraged by certain social and intellectual practices"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cast, David
Dewey number
  • 709.02/4
  • 700.1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N72.S6
LC item number
C275 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art appreciation
  • Art, Renaissance
  • Humanism in art
  • Art and society
  • Vasari, Giorgio
Label
The delight of art : Giorgio Vasari and the traditions of humanist discourse, David Cast
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Defining the terms -- Talking of art -- Thinking about history -- Describing the artist -- Appendix : The evening discussion
Control code
262737514
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xx, 230 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780271034423
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)262737514
Label
The delight of art : Giorgio Vasari and the traditions of humanist discourse, David Cast
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Defining the terms -- Talking of art -- Thinking about history -- Describing the artist -- Appendix : The evening discussion
Control code
262737514
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xx, 230 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780271034423
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)262737514

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