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The Resource Titian : his life, Sheila Hale

Titian : his life, Sheila Hale

Label
Titian : his life
Title
Titian
Title remainder
his life
Statement of responsibility
Sheila Hale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Venetian artist, Titian and the evolution of his paintings
Summary
Analyzes recent historical art research and scholarship to detail the life of the Italian High Renaissance painter, examining contemporary accounts of Titian's life and work and attempting to explain the evolution of his methods
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10157962
Cataloging source
BT
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Hale, Sheila
Dewey number
759.5311
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Titian
  • Painters
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
his life
Label
Titian : his life, Sheila Hale
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 789-802) and index
Contents
1488/90-1518. Mountains -- The most triumphant city -- The painter's Venice -- Myths of Venice -- The Fondaco, Giorgione, and the modern manner -- Miracles and disasters -- 'Some little bit of fame' -- 'His industrious brush' : pentimenti and portraits -- Sacred and profane -- 1518-1530. Alfonso d'Este, Duke of Ferrara -- Bacchus and Ariadne -- A new Doge, a river of wine, and marriage -- The fall of a world -- The triumvirate of taste -- Caesar in Italy -- The most beautiful thing in Italy -- 1530-1542. The portrait of Cornelia -- The house in Biri Grande -- The most powerful rules in the world -- The Venus of Urbino -- The Roman emperors -- The writers' Venice -- An old battle and a new war -- Titian in his fifties -- 1543-1562. Aretino plays Pontius Pilate -- The last great pope of the Renaissance -- A miracle of nature -- Rome -- A matter of religion -- Augsburg -- The prince and the painter -- Venus and Adonis -- The passing of the leviathans -- The Diana poems -- The Rape of Europa -- 1562-1576. A factory of images -- The Spider King -- The biographer, the art dealer, and the King's Annus Horribilis -- Wars -- 'In this my old age' -- Another way of using colour' -- The plague and the pity -- Titian's legacy
Control code
038025010
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxiii, 832 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060598761
Isbn Type
:
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, geneal. table
Label
Titian : his life, Sheila Hale
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 789-802) and index
Contents
1488/90-1518. Mountains -- The most triumphant city -- The painter's Venice -- Myths of Venice -- The Fondaco, Giorgione, and the modern manner -- Miracles and disasters -- 'Some little bit of fame' -- 'His industrious brush' : pentimenti and portraits -- Sacred and profane -- 1518-1530. Alfonso d'Este, Duke of Ferrara -- Bacchus and Ariadne -- A new Doge, a river of wine, and marriage -- The fall of a world -- The triumvirate of taste -- Caesar in Italy -- The most beautiful thing in Italy -- 1530-1542. The portrait of Cornelia -- The house in Biri Grande -- The most powerful rules in the world -- The Venus of Urbino -- The Roman emperors -- The writers' Venice -- An old battle and a new war -- Titian in his fifties -- 1543-1562. Aretino plays Pontius Pilate -- The last great pope of the Renaissance -- A miracle of nature -- Rome -- A matter of religion -- Augsburg -- The prince and the painter -- Venus and Adonis -- The passing of the leviathans -- The Diana poems -- The Rape of Europa -- 1562-1576. A factory of images -- The Spider King -- The biographer, the art dealer, and the King's Annus Horribilis -- Wars -- 'In this my old age' -- Another way of using colour' -- The plague and the pity -- Titian's legacy
Control code
038025010
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxiii, 832 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060598761
Isbn Type
:
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, geneal. table

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