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Author Baker-Bates, Piers
Title "Almost Eternal" : Painting on Stone and Material Innovation in Early Modern Europe
Imprint Boston : BRILL, 2018
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Series Art and Material Culture in Medieval and Renaissance Europe Ser
Art and Material Culture in Medieval and Renaissance Europe Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface: The Study of Painting on Stone Comes of Age -- Judith Mann -- Acknowledgments -- Piers Baker-Bates -- Elena Calvillo -- List of Illustrations -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction -- Piers Baker-Bates and Elena Calvillo -- Plates -- 1-15 -- Part 1 -- Sebastiano del Piombo's Invention and Its Initial Influence -- Chapter 1 -- 'Uno Nuovo Modo di Colorire in Pietra': Technical Experimentation in the Art of Sebastiano del Piombo* -- Piers Baker-Bates -- Chapter 2 -- Painted Stone: Idea and Practice in Italian Renaissance -- Ana González Mozo -- Chapter 3 -- 'Un paragone con oro su': Material Innovation, Invention and Sebastiano del Piombo's Papal Portraiture* -- Elena Calvillo -- Part 2 -- Ars et Natura: The Poetics and Collecting of Paintings on Stone -- Chapter 4 -- The Matter of Similitude: Stone Paintings and the Limits of Representation in Cavaliere d'Arpino's Perseus and Andromeda and Jacques Stella's Jacob's Dream -- Christopher J. Nygren -- Plates -- 16-32 -- Chapter 5 -- Antonio Tempesta's Paintings on Stone and the Development of a Genre in 17th-Century Italy -- Johanna Beate Lohff -- Chapter 6 -- Glances into Stone: Hans von Aachen's Paintings on Stone -- Susanne Wegmann -- Chapter 7 -- Painting on Stone and Metal: Material Meaning and Innovation in Early Modern Northern European Art -- Nadia Baadj -- Part 3 -- Other Materials, Metaphors, and Inventions -- Chapter 8 -- 'Painting the Eternal': Micromosaic Materiality and Transubstantiation in an Icon of Christ at Santa Croce in Gerusalemme, Rome* -- Anna Marazuela Kim -- Chapter 9 -- Invention, Ambition and Failure: Niccolò Tornioli (1606-51) and 'Il Segreto di Colorire il Marmo' -- Giulia Martina Weston -- Di Siena il dì 13 d'Ottobre 1640. -- Chapter 10 -- Salvator Rosa: A Variety of Surfaces -- Helen Langdon -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Baker-Bates, Piers "Almost Eternal" : Painting on Stone and Material Innovation in Early Modern Europe Boston : BRILL,c2018 9789004315051
Subject Stone painting-Europe.
Painting, European-16th century.
Painting, European-17th century.
Diffusion of innovations-Europe
Electronic books
Alt Author Calvillo, Elena M
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