The Living Image in Renaissance Art

The Living Image in Renaissance Art

by Fredrika H. Jacobs
     
 

This book explores the significance of lifelikeness in sixteenth-century Italian art.See more details below

Overview

This book explores the significance of lifelikeness in sixteenth-century Italian art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521821599
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/11/2005
Pages:
267
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: The topos of lifelikeness; 2. The analogical relationship of art and life: concepts and language; 3. (Dis)Assembling: Michelangelo and Marsyas; 4. Mona Lisa's 'beating pulse'; 5. Nosce te ipsum: Narcissus, mirrors, and monsters; 6. The lifeless and the (re)animation of the lifelike; 7. Postscript.

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