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
Title
Titian
Creator
Summary
Analyzes recent historical art research and scholarship to detail the life of the Italian High Renaissance painter, examining contemporary accounts of Titian's life and work and attempting to explain the evolution of his methods
Subject
Genre
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10157962
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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
Target audience
adult
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his life
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his life
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Sheila Hale
Label
Titian : his life, Sheila Hale
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 789-802) and index
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  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-KAS
  • HOU-STE
  • BCL-MAIN
  • NED-MEH
  • HOU-MNT
  • HOU-ROB
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm777622860
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxi, 832 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060598761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, genealogical table
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u1151256
System control number
  • (OCoLC)777622860
  • (Sirsi) a1151256

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