The Cambridge Companion to Velázquez / Edition 1

The Cambridge Companion to Velázquez / Edition 1

by Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruitt
     
 

This book, first published in 2002, offers a synthetic overview of one of the greatest painters of Golden Age Spain.See more details below

Overview

This book, first published in 2002, offers a synthetic overview of one of the greatest painters of Golden Age Spain.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521669405
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2011
Series:
Cambridge Companions to the History of Art Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.97(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: a brief history of Velázquez literature Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruit; 2. Becoming an artist in seventeenth-century Spain Zahira Véliz; 3. Velázquez and Italy Jonathan Brown; 4. Velázquez and the North Alexander Vergara; 5. 'Sacred and terrifying gazes': languages and images of power in Early Modern Spain Antonio Feros; 6. Court women in the Spain of Velázquez Magdalena S. Sánchez; 7. Spanish religious life in the age of Velázquez Sara T. Nalle; 8. Velázquez and two poets of the Baroque: Luis de Góngora and Francisco de Quevedo Lía Schwartz; 9. Calderón de la Barca, playwright at court Margaret R. Greer; 10. Three paintings, a double lyre, opera, and Eliche's Venus: Velázquez and music in the Royal Court in Madrid Louise K. Stein.

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