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Symbolic images / by E.H. Gombrich.

London : Phaidon [distributed by Praeger, New York], [1972] .
ISBN 9780714816791, 0714816795, 0714814954, 9780714814957

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Subjects Art de la Renaissance.
Art, Renaissance.
Beeldende kunsten.
Symbolism in art.
Symbolisme dans l'art.
Series Gombrich, E. H. (Ernst Hans), 1909-2001. Studies in the art of the Renaissance ; 2.
Description viii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 236).
Summary These studies on the interpretation of images focus on the greatest artists of the Renaissance - notably Botticelli, Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo - and all reflect the author's concern with standards, values and problems of method.
Contents Aims and limits of iconology -- Tobias and the angel -- Botticelli's mythologies: a study in the neo-Platonic symbolism of his circle -- An interpretation of Mantegna's 'Parnassus.'--Raphael's Stanza della segnatura and the nature of its symbolism -- Hypnerotomachiana -- The Sala dei Venti in the Palazzo del Te -- The subject of Poussin's Orion -- Icones symbolicae: philosophies of symbolism and their bearing on art.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)418461
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WorldCat Identities Gombrich, E. H. 1909-2001.
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