Book Series Museums at the Crossroads, vol. 9

Symbols of Time in the History of Art

C. Heck, K. Lippincott (eds)

  • Pages: 192 p.
  • Size:210 x 297 mm
  • Illustrations:100 b/w, 10 col.
  • Language(s):English
  • Publication Year:2002

  • ISBN: 978-2-503-51185-6
  • Paperback
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C. Heck and K. Lippincott, Symbols of Time in the History of Art: Introduction; A. Acres, Small Physical History: Trickling Past of Early Netherlandish Painting; B. Winston Blackmun, ‘From Time Immemorial’: Historicism in the Court art of Benin, Nigeria; S. Blumenröder, Andrea Mantegna’s Grisaille Paintings: Colour Metamorphosis as a Metaphor for History; K. Enz Finken, An Early Christian Construction of Time: Salvation History in the Catacomb of Callistus in Rome; M. Wellington Gahtan, Notions of Past and Future in Italian Renaissance Art and Letters; P. Gerrish Nunn, Time and Tide wait for no man: a Victorian apocalypse; J. M. Greenstein, Faces in Time: Temporalities of the Sitter in Renaissance Portraits; J. Berger Hochstrasser, Goede Dingen Willen Tijt Hebben: Time as a Meditation on Painting in Dutch Still Life of the Seventeenth Century; P. Junod, Figures du Temps au siècle de l’histoire; W. Pullan, Death and Praxis in the Funerary Architecture of Mamluk Cairo; S. Sun, The Symbols of Seasonal Changes from Winter to Spring in East Asian Paintings; D. Motycka Weston, ‘The Hour of the Enigma’: The Phenomenal Temporality in the Metaphysical Painting of Giorgio de Chirico.