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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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hale, Sheila
Dewey number
  • 759.5311
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
ND623.T7
LC item number
H34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Titian
  • Painters
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
ocn777622860
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxiii, 832 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060598761
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, geneal. table
System control number
(OCoLC)777622860
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
ocn777622860
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxiii, 832 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060598761
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, geneal. table
System control number
(OCoLC)777622860

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