Musical instruments and their symbolism in Western art.


[1st ed.].. New York, W.W. Norton [1967] .

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Subjects Instruments de musique.
Musical instruments in art.
Musique dans l'art.
Symbolism in art.
Symbolisme dans l'art.
Description 240 pages facsimiles, 96 plates 26 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
©1967
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The visual arts as a source for the historian of music -- The knowledge of musical instruments as an aid to the art historian -- The survival of the Kithara and the evolution of the English cittern: a study in morphology -- Bagpipes and hurdy-gurdies in their social setting -- The lira de braccio -- Early violins in paintings by Gaudenzio Ferrari and his school -- The golden harpsichord and Todini's Galleria Armonica -- The importance of Quattrocento intarsias for the history of musical instruments -- Quattrocento science in the Gubbio study -- Bagpipes for the lord -- On angel concerts in the 15th century: a critical approach to realism and symbolism in sacred painting -- The curse of Pallas Athena -- Muses and music in a burial chapel: an interpretation of Filippino Lippi's window wall in the Cappella Strozzi -- Musical archaeology if the renaissance in Raphael's Parnassus -- The inspired musician: a 16th century musical pastiche -- Musical instruments for the stage in paintings by Filippino Lippi, Piero di Cosimo, and Lorenzo Costa.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)20881
(OCoLC)ocm00020881
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WorldCat Identities Winternitz, Emanuel.
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