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The Bronze Object in the Middle Ages

Subjects: Bronze sculpture, European--History--To 1500; Metal-work--Europe--History--To 1500; Bronzes, European--History--To 1500HISTORY / Europe / General

  • Abstract: This book presents the first full length study in English of monumental bronzes in the Middle Ages. Taking as its point of departure the common ...

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The Architecture of the Roman Triumph : Monuments, Memory, and Identity

Subjects: Triumph; Processions--Rome; Monuments--RomeART / History / Ancient & Classical

  • Abstract: This book offers the first critical study of the architecture of the Roman triumph, ancient Rome's most important victory ritual. Through case studies ranging from ...

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Reverence, Resistance and Politics of Seeing the Indian National Flag

Subjects: Flags--India--HistoryHISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia

  • Abstract: This book studies the politics that make the tricolour flag possibly the most revered of the symbols, icons and markers associated with nation and nationalism ...

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Epigram, Art, and Devotion in Later Byzantium

Subjects: Epigrams, Byzantine; Identity (Psychology) in art; Arts and society--Byzantine EmpireHISTORY / Europe / General

  • Abstract: This book explores the nexus of art, personal piety, and self-representation in the last centuries of Byzantium. Spanning the period from around 1100 to around 1450, it ...

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The Creation of Eve and Renaissance Naturalism : Visual Theology and Artistic Invention

Subjects: Art, Renaissance--Philosophy; Christian art and symbolism--Renaissance, 1450-1600; Naturalism in artHISTORY / Europe / General

  • Abstract: Depicting the Creation of Woman presented a special problem for Renaissance artists. The medieval iconography of Eve rising half-formed from Adam's side was hardly compatible ...

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The Theory of the Sublime From Longinus to Kant

Subjects: Sublime, The--History; Sublime, ThePHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / General

  • Abstract: In this book, Robert Doran offers the first in-depth treatment of the major theories of the sublime, from the ancient Greek treatise On the Sublime (...

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Art and Vision in the Inca Empire : Andeans and Europeans at Cajamarca

Subjects: Inca art; Art and society--Andes Region--History--16th century; Art--Political aspects--Andes Region--History--16th centurySOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology

  • Abstract: In 1500 CE, the Inca empire covered most of South America's Andean region. The empire's leaders first met Europeans on November 15, 1532, when a large Inca army ...

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