The First Treatise on Museums: Samuel Quiccheberg's Inscriptiones, 1565

The First Treatise on Museums: Samuel Quiccheberg's Inscriptiones, 1565

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ISBN-13: 9781606061497
Publisher: Getty Publications
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Texts & Documents Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 188
Sales rank: 964,784
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Mark A. Meadow is associate professor in the Department of History of Art and Architecture at the University of California, Santa Barbara. His publications include Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s Netherlandish Proverbs and the Practice of Rhetoric (Waanders: Zwolle, 2002) and a translation of Symon Andriessoon’s Duytsche Adagia ofte Spreecwoorden (Verloren: Hilversum, 2003). Bruce Robertson is professor in the Department of History of Art and Architecture and director of the Art, Design & Architecture Museum at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Table of Contents

Preface: Wonderful Museums and Quiccheberg's Inscriptiones Bruce Robertson vi

Acknowledgments xii

Introduction Mark A. Meadow 1

Plates 42

Biography of Samuel Quiccheberg Heinr1ch Pantaleon 56

Preface to Quiccheberg Manuscript Leo Quiccheberg 58

Inscriptiones; or, Tides of the Most Ample Theater Samuel Quiccheberg 61

Bibliography 132

Biographical Notes on Contributors 140

Illustration Credits 141

Index 142

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