The Land of Unlikeness: Hieronymus Bosch, The Garden of Earthly Delights

The Land of Unlikeness: Hieronymus Bosch, The Garden of Earthly Delights

by Reindert Falkenburg

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789040077678
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 01/01/2011
Series: Studies in Netherlandish Art and Cultural History Series , #10
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 6

Preface 7

Interpretation 13

Preamble 13

Glosses on the Garden of Earthly Delights 18

Double Images in Bosch's Epigones 27

The Mouth of Hell 53

'Upper-' and 'Under-World' 60

The Creator, Man and Woman 66

Visual Typology 76

The 'Fountain of Life' 81

Mnemonic Imagery 95

The Root of Evil 102

Wonders of Nature 116

The Burgeoning of Evil 119

Somnium and Insomnium 128

Marching Mountains 134

L'Espace de l'Artifice 143

Courtly Amusement: Park Hesdin 154

Entremets 161

'Courtly' Love 171

L'État Sauvage 197

"Ye Shall Know Them by Their Fruits" 201

"Through a Glass, Darkly" 205

A Glimpse of Hell 221

The 'Tree-Man' 226

The Region of Dissemblance 234

Lucifer's Rule 242

The Land of Unlikeness 261

Spectators and Speculators 266

'Princely Mirror' 271

Avθ&dho;ω&ph;oξ 274

Notes 280

Bibliography 308

Colophon/Credits 320

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