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New titles week of 11/13/17: Found 104 titles
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Item Number: 145702
Title: JOSEF ALBERS in Mexico
Author: Hinkson, Lauren
Price: $49.95
ISBN: 9780892075362
Record created on 05/18/17
Description: New York: Guggenheim Museum Publications, 2017. 27cm., hardcover, 128pp., 110 color illus. Exhibition catalogue.

Summary: “Mexico is truly the promised land of abstract art,” Josef Albers wrote to his former Bauhaus colleague Vasily Kandinsky in 1936. Josef Albers in Mexico reveals the profound link between the art and architecture of ancient Mesoamerica and Albers’ abstract works on canvas and paper. With his wife, the artist Anni Albers, Albers toured pre-Columbian archeological sites and monuments during his 12 or more trips to Mexico and other Latin American countries between 1935 and 1968. On each visit, Albers took black-and-white photographs of pyramids, shrines, sanctuaries and landscapes, which he later assembled into rarely seen photo collages. The resulting works demonstrate Albers’ continued formal experimentation with geometry, this time accentuating a pre-Columbian aesthetic. Josef Albers in Mexico brings together photographs, photo collages, prints and significant paintings from the Variants/Adobe (1946–66) and Homage to the Square (1950–76) series from the collections of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation. Two scholarly essays, an illustrated map and vivid color reproductions of paintings and works on paper illuminate this little-known period in the influential artist’s practice.

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Item Number: 146854
Title: Les Cahiers d'Histoire de l'Art, n.15/ 2017
Author: de Aldecoa, Christiane (ed)
Price: $52.50
ISBN: 9782953301496
Record created on 09/27/17
Description: Voulangis: Les Cahiers d'Histoire de l'Art, 2017. 27cm., pbk., 148pp. illus.

Contents: Magali Bélime-Droguet, "Une chambre bien nattée" de l'usage des nattes en jonc à la Renaissance ; Stéphane Perreau, Henri Oswald, cardinal d'Auvergne et les arts - le goût dans la représentation ; François Marandet, Nouvel éclairage sur la carrière de Claude-Guy Hallé (Paris, 1652-id., 1736) à travers douze œuvres inédites ; Christian Baulez, Remy Absille et les boiseries parisiennes de l'hôtel de Cabris ; Bruno Montamat, "La vérité" sur l'atelier Carpeaux d'Auteuil ; François Marandet, Étienne Villequin (Ferrières, 1619-Paris, 1688) - le morceau de réception non livré et autres œuvres inédites ; Isabelle Mayer-Michalon, Charles Meynier (Paris, 1763-1832), un pensionnaire à Rome de 1790 à 1793 ; Christine Moisan-Jablonska, Les planches du cycle des "Douze Mois" burinées par Jeremias Falck et Guillaume de Gheyn - modèles des estampes éditées à Cologne par Gerhard Altzenbach ; Cordélia Hattori, Caylus d'après les archives. Deuxième partie - le Cabinet d'antiquités ; Maria Teresa Caracciolo, Collections et marché de l'art à Naples au 19e siècle ; Vincent Chenal, La collection de Jean Rapp (Colmar 1773-Rheinwiller 1821) - entre le sentiment de l'amour et le souvenir de l'épopée napoléonienne ; Stéphane Allavena, Une passion italienne - les dessins de Claude-Ferdinand Gaillard (1834-1896) à l'École nationale des beaux-arts de Paris ; Christiane de Aldecoa, Collection Orloff.

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Item Number: 142987
Title: Gli allievi di ALGARDI : Opere, geografia, temi della scultura in Italia nella seconda metà del Seicento : Convegno internazionale
Author: Bacchi, Andrea ; Alessandro Nova ; Lucia Simonato
Price: $55.00
ISBN: 9788899765224
Record created on 09/18/16
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Description: Milano: Officina Libraria, 2018. 24cm., pbk., 424pp., 16 color, 180 b&w illus illus. Papers from a conference held at Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, 9-11 April 2015.

Summary: A trent'anni dalla pubblicazione del magistrale monografia di Jennifer Montagusu sullo scultore Alessandro Algardi (Bologna, 1598 - Roma, 1654), ancora oggi punto di partenza imprescindibile per lo studio della scultura barocca italiana, il convegno internazionale Gli allievi di Algardi. Opere, geografia, temi della scultura in Italia nella seconda metà del Seicento (2015), organizzato in collaborazione tra il Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz - Max-Planck-Institut e la Scuola Normale Superiore, ha reso omaggio alla sua autrice affrontando, in alcuni punti nodali, il tema della diffusione e della fortuna del linguaggio algardiano non solo a Roma, ma anche nei principali centri artistici della penisola, dopo la morte del maestro fino alla conclusione del secolo. Il punto di partenza è stata la produzione dei "giovani" di Algardi (Ercole Ferrata, Domenico Guidi e Girolamo Lucenti) e i loro debiti nei confronti dello scultore bolognese, con approfondimenti su singole opere romane e una riflessione su alcuni degli aspetti centrali della loro ricezione. Si prosegue poi con l'assimilazione del linguaggio algardiano fuori dalla città pontificia, prendendo in considerazione casi di opere presenti realizzate da suoi allievi a Napoli, Genova, Bologna, Siena e Firenze. I viaggi di questi fuori Roma o la loro produzione in patria dopo l'apprendistato romano, così come la circolazione dei modelli del maestro in Italia nel medio e tardo Seicento, permetteranno di misurare le qualità dell'insegnamento algardiano anche alla luce delle declinazioni locali che questa lezione innescò in diversi centri di consolidata tradizione artistica. Infine, per ricapitolare le principali tematiche emerse, si utilizzeranno alcuni punti di osservazione privilegiati, quali il rapporto con l'Antico, il dialogo tra pittura e scultura, le evoluzioni del rilievo tardo barocco, la fortuna nella guidistica.

Contents: A. Bacchi, I Crocifissi di Ferrata per San Pietro ; C. Parisi, Vicende artistiche e fortuna critica di Girolamo Lucenti ; I. Herklotz, Ecfrasi e scultura a Roma all'ombra di Luigi XIV. Una nuova fonte per Domenico Guidi ; C. Giometti, A Roma e altrove. Il doppio registro espressivo di Domenico Guidi ; F. Loffredo, Il San Crispino di Reggio Emilia: la rielaborazione di una terracotta di Algardi ; P. D'Agostino, La circolazione dei bronzetti di Alessandro Algardi nell'Italia meridionale ; S. Zanuso, Un inedito memoriale di Bernardo Falconi: dalla corte estense ai colossi lombardi ; S. Massari, La memoria di Algardi nella scultura bolognese del secondo Seicento ; D. Sanguineti, Algardi e l'ambiente genovese- collezionismo, fortuna, tangenze ; A. Angelini, L'eredità della lezione di Alessandro Algardi nell'arte a Siena in età chigiana ; K. d'Alburquerque, Giovanni Battista Foggini, scultore 'algardiano' al servizio dei Medici ; S. Pierguidi, Ferrata e Maratti: il primato dell'Antico nello studio accademico ; S. Rudolph, Maratti e gli scultori ; A.-L. Desmas, Il rilievo: da Algardi a Monnot ; L. Simonato, Giovan Battista Pacichelli e la scultura.

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Item Number: 147307
Title: Blak Origin Moment: NOEL ANDERSON
Author: Matijcio, Steven
Price: $19.95
ISBN: 9781912165070
Record created on 11/13/17
Available December 2017
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Description: London: Black Dog, 2017. 28cm.,pbk., 48pp. illus.

Summary: lak Origin Moment is the first major monograph from the Louisville, Kentucky-born, New York-based artist Noel Anderson, coinciding with a career landmark exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati. The book delves into Anderson's ongoing exploration of an evolving black consciousness as he wrestles with both the physical and psychological legacies of images, events and materials. In a practice that continues to gather momentum, Anderson has become known for circuitous investigations into the evolving make-up of black male identity via the medium of textiles. From tattered old rugs to mechanically-produced tapestries, he embeds a spectrum of fibers with found images and physical usage just long enough to fray their edges and challenge their legibility.Blak Origin Moment continues this course as Anderson pushes his study into the fraught post-Ferguson era of Black Lives Matter and heightened racial tensions in the United States. Prompted by the provocative question, "when did you know you were black?" he collects oral, artifact-based and visual histories to ultimately restructure the origin and genealogy of black consciousness. His works attempt to locate an elusive black essence by way of images, sound, and objects which, for Anderson, "evoke moments where racial recognition is heightened," but resolution is deferred.

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Item Number: 146048
Title: ARMAN 1955-1974
Author: Celant, Gemano
Price: $60.00
ISBN: 9788836636181
Record created on 06/20/17
Available December 2017
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Description: Milano: Silvana, 2017. 29cm., pbk., 320pp., 350 illus. English text.

Summary: Edited by Germano Celant, this volume spans the artistic career of assemblage artist Arman (1928–2005) from his first group exhibition in France in the 1950s to 1974, when the La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art in California organized its landmark retrospective.

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Item Number: 146293
Title: MARTIN BECK : An Organized System of Instructions
Author: Voorhies, James (ed)
Price: $30.00
ISBN: 9783956792632
Record created on 07/24/17
Description: Berlin: Sternberg Press, 2017. 26cm., hardcover, 208pp. illus. Exhibition held at Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge.

Summary: Martin Beck’s exhibition “Program” at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts comprised a sequence of interventions, installations, events, and displays that drew on the exhibition histories and academic pursuits of the famed 1963 Le Corbusier building at Harvard University. The sequence of explorative strategies—each node of which Beck considered an “episode”—lent particular attention to the founding aspirations of the Carpenter Center, which sought to cultivate its position as simultaneously an iconic modernist building, school, and exhibition venue. Beck performed and critically reflected on the kinds of activity an institution uses to build, organize, and engage with its audiences, and, in the case of the Carpenter Center, how it performed a kind of exhibition of education in both its pedagogical framework and its public outreach. From its physical infrastructure to its communication strategies, from its foundational curricular principles to visitor tallies, from building usage to welcome rituals, “Program,” which transpired over two years, examined institutional behaviors that collectively form institutional identity and integrate audiences into a cohesive program of public address. This book, An Organized System of Instructions, is both a document of “Program” and an extension of the exhibition, which ran from October 24, 2014, to October 2016.

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Item Number: 144887
Title: The Construction of Time in Antiquity : Ritual, Art, and Identity
Author: Ben-Dov, Jonathan (et al)
Price: $99.99
ISBN: 9781107108967
Record created on 03/21/17
Description: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 23cm., hardcover, 296pp. illus.

Summary: Time has always held a fascination for human beings, who have attempted to relate to it and to make sense of it, constructing and deconstructing it through its various prisms, since time cannot be experienced in an unmediated way. This book answers the needs of a growing community of scholars and readers who are interested in this interaction. It offers a series of innovative studies by both senior and younger experts on various aspects of the construction of time in antiquity. Some of the material in this book is published here for the first time, while other studies update the field with new theories or apply new approaches to relevant sources. Within the study of antiquity, the book covers the disciplines of Classics and Ancient History, Assyriology, Egyptology, Ancient Judaism, and Early Christianity, with thematic contributions on rituals, festivals, astronomy, calendars, medicine, art, and narrative.

Contents: 1. Introduction Lutz Doering and Jonathan Ben-Dov. 2 Time and natural law in Jewish-Hellenistic writings Jonathan Ben-Dov. 3. Calendars, politics, and power relations in the Roman Empire Sacha Stern. 4. Doubling religion in the Augustan Age: shaping time for an empire Jörg Rüpke. 5. Real and constructed time in Babylonian astral medicine John Steele. 6. The intellectual background of the Antikythera mechanism Robert Hannah. 7. Divine figurations of time in Ancient Egypt Alexandra von Lieven. 8. The moon and the power of time reckoning in Ancient Mesopotamia Lorenzo Verderame. 9. Toward a phenomenology of time in ancient Greek art SeungJung Kim. 10. Women's bodies as metaphors for time in biblical, second temple, and rabbinic literature Sarit Kattan Gribetz. 11. The beginning of sabbath and festivals in ancient Jewish sources Lutz Doering. 12. Seasoning the bible and biblifying time through fixed liturgical reading systems (lectionaries) Daniel Stökl Ben Ezra. 13. The Roman ember days of September and the Jewish New Year Robert Hayward. 14. Celebrations and the abstention from celebrations of sacred time in Early Christianity Clemens Leonhard.

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Item Number: 147302
Title: Pictures and Power: Imaging and Imagining Frederick Douglass 1818-2018
Author: Bernier, Celeste-Marie ; Bill E. Lawson (eds)
Price: $120.00
ISBN: 9781786940575
Record created on 11/13/17
Available April 2018
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Description: Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2018. 24cm., hardcover, 352pp., 55 b&w illus.

Summary: Pictures and Power: Imaging and Imagining Frederick Douglass 1818-2018 is the result of decades of collaborations and conversations among academics, artists, and activists living and working in the UK and the US. For the first time, contributors map Douglass' eclectic and experimental visual archive across an array of aesthetic, social, political, cultural, historical, ideological, and philosophical contexts. While Douglass the activist, diplomat, statesman, politician, autobiographer, orator, essayist, historian, memoirist, correspondent, and philosopher have been the focus of a scholarly industry over the decades, Douglass the art historian and the subject of photographs, paintings, prints, and sculpture let alone mass visual culture has only begun to be explored. Across this volume, scholars share their groundbreaking research investigating Douglass' significance as the subject of visual culture and as himself a self-reflexive image-maker and radical theorist. Pictures and Power has come to life from a conviction endorsed by Douglass himself: the battleground against slavery and the fight for equal rights had many staging grounds and was by no means restricted to the plantation, the antislavery podium, the legal court, the stump circuit, the campaign trail, or even the educational institution but rather bled through every arena of imaginative, political and artistic life.

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Item Number: 145807
Title: BERNINI
Author: Bacchi, Andrea ; Anna Coliva (eds)
Price: $65.00
ISBN: 9788899765569
Record created on 05/26/17
Description: Milan: Officina Libraria, 2017. 28cm., hardcover, 368pp., 210 color illus. Exhibition held at Galleria Borghese, Rome. English edition.

Summary: Gianlorenzo Bernini's (1598-1680), architect, painter, but above all sculptor, had a careeer that spanned almost three quarters of a century. He worked under six different pope and was instrumental in the making of Baroque Rome, from the colonnade of St. Peter to the fountains in piazza Navona and piazza di Spagna, from the many stunning sculptural groups in the churches and palaces of Rome to the dozens of "speaking portraits" of cardinals, popes, kings and intellectuals of his times. The Galleria Borghese, home of many works by Bernini, including some of his world-famous groups such as Apollo and Daphne, The Rape of Proserpina and the David, hosts a major exhibition on the sculptures of Bernini. Exceptional in scope and scholarship, the catalogue analyses many different aspects of Bernini's output, focusing on the many innovations he introduced. It also devotes studies to the critical reception of Bernini and to his relationships with friends and patrons (a dictionary of them is at the end of the book).

Contents: Reasons of the Exhibition, Anna Coliva ; Apprentice with Pietro, Andrea Bacchi ; The Birth of a Genre: The Putti, Stefano Pierguidi ; Conservation, Donatella Sparti ; The Achievement of Fame as a Portraitist, Annelise Desmas ; Monumental Sculptures, Anna Coliva ; The Paintings, Luigi Ficacci ; The "Speaking" Portrait, Sarah MacPhee ; The Work of the Sculptor (Drawings, Terracottas, Bronzes), Maria Giulia Barberini ; The Busts, Francesco Petrucci ; Critical Appraisal of Bernini in the 18th Century, Andrea Bacchi and Annelise Desmas ; Critical Appraisal of Bernini in the late 19th Century, Lucia Simonato ; Critical Appraisal of Bernini in the last three decades, Evonne Levy ; Dictionary of Friends and Patrons of Bernini, Vittoria Brunetti.

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Item Number: 144248
Title: Violence and Power in Ancient Egypt : Image and Ideology before the New Kingdom
Author: Bestock, Laurel
Price: $145.00
ISBN: 9781138685055
Record created on 01/09/17
Description: London-New York: Routledge, 2017. 24cm., hardcover, 314pp. illus.

Summary: Violence and Power in Ancient Egypt examines the use of Egyptian pictures of violence prior to the New Kingdom. Starting with the assertion that making and displaying such images served as a tactic of power, related to but separate from the actual practice of violence, the book explores the development and deployment of this imagery across different contexts. By comparatively utilizing violent images from a variety of other times and cultures, the book asks that we consider not only how Egyptian imagery was related to Egyptian violence, but also why people create pictures of violence and place them where they do, and how such images communicate what to whom. By cataloging and querying Egyptian imagery of violence from different periods and different contexts—royal tombs, divine temples, the landscape, portable objects, and private tombs—Violence and Power highlights the nuances of the relationship between aspects of royal ideology, art, and its audiences in the first half of pharaonic Egyptian history.

Contents: Picturing violence ; The Origins of Violent Imagery ; The Violence Inherent in the System - Imagery and Royal Ideology in the Period of State Formation ; To Live Forever - The Decoration of Royal Mortuary Complexes ; Uniter of the Two Lands - Images of Violence in Divine Temples ; The Preservation of Order - Images in the Landscape ; Out and About - Images of Violence on Portable Objects ; Who is Who? Private Monumental Images of War ; Violence, Power, Ideology.

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Item Number: 145797
Title: Turin and the British in the Age of the Grand Tour
Author: Bianchi, Paola ; Karin E. Wolfe (eds)
Price: $135.00
ISBN: 9781107147706
Record created on 05/25/17
Description: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 25cm., hardcover, 487pp. illus.

Contents: 1. England and Savoy - dynastic intimacy and cultural relations under the early Stuarts, Toby Osborne. 2. Marriage proposals - seventeenth-century Stuart-Savoy matrimonial prospects and politics, Andrea Pennini. 3. The court of Turin and the English succession, 1712-20, Edward Corp. 4. The British diplomatic presence in Turin - diplomatic culture and British élite identity, 1688-1789/98, Christopher Storrs. 5. The British at the Turin Royal Academy - cosmopolitanism and religious pragmatism, Paola Bianchi. 6. Thomas Coke in Turin and the Turin Royal Academy, Andrew Moore. 7. 'Never a more favorable reception than in the present juncture' - British residents and travellers in and about Turin, 1747-8, Edoardo Piccoli. 8. The British and Freemasonry in eighteenth-century Turin, Andrea Merlotti. 9. John Molesworth - British envoy and cultural intermediary in Turin, Karin Wolfe. 10. Silver from London and Turin - diplomacy by display and George Hervey, Earl of Bristol, Envoy Extraordinary to the Court of Savoy 1755-8, James Rothwell. 11. The 'Savoyard' - the painter Domenico Duprà and his British sitters, Jonathan Yarker. 12. The culture of confession - the Sardinian chapel in London in the eighteenth century, Paola Cozzo. 13. Architects and kings in Grand Tour Europe, Tomasso Manfredi . 14. A homage from Turin - Filippo Juvarra's sketches for Lord Burlington, Cristina Ruggero. 15. Crossing borders - the pioneering role of the architect-engineer Giovanni Battista Borra between Piedmont and Britain, Olga Zoller. 16. Chinoiserie in Piedmont - an international language of diplomacy and modernity, Christopher M.S. Johns. 17. 'Alla China' - the reception of international decorative models in Piedmont, Cristina Mossetti. 18. The British garden in Piedmont in the late eighteenth century - variations on the picturesque, the Anglo-Chinese and the landscape garden, Paolo Cornaglia. 19. A plurality of pluras - the Plura family of sculptors between Turin and Britain, Alastair Laing. 20. 'A memorable era in the instrumental music of this kingdom' - Piedmontese musicians in London in the latter half of the eighteenth century, Annarita Colturato. 21. The British Baretti - didactics and criticism, Cristina Bracchi. 22. Vittorio Alfieri and the 'English Republic' - reflections on an elective affinity, Francesca Fedi. Appendices - I.British diplomats and visitors to Turin in the eighteenth century, Christopher Storrs. Sabaudian diplomats to London in the eighteenth century, Andrea Merlotti. II. British attendees at the Turin Royal Academy, Paola Bianchi. III. Letters from the Molesworth-Galilei correspondence, 1721-5, Karin Wolfe. (British School at Rome Studies)

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Item Number: 147313
Title: City and Empire in the Age of the Successors : Urbanization and Social Response in the Making of the Hellenistic Kingdoms
Author: Boehm, Ryan
Price: $95.00
ISBN: 9780520296923
Record created on 11/14/17
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Description: Berkeley: University of California Press, 2018. 26cm., hardcover, 273pp. illus.

Summary: In the chaotic decades after the death of Alexander the Great, the world of the Greek city-state became deeply embroiled in the political struggles and unremitting violence of his successors’ contest for supremacy. As these presumptive rulers turned to the practical reality of administering the disparate territories under their control, they increasingly developed new cities by merging smaller settlements into large urban agglomerations. This practice of synoikism gave rise to many of the most important cities of the age, initiated major shifts in patterns of settlement, and consolidated numerous previously independent polities. The result was the increasing transformation of the fragmented world of the small Greek polis into an urbanized network of cities. Drawing on a wide array of archaeological, epigraphic, and textual evidence, City and Empire in the Age of the Successors reinterprets the role of urbanization in the creation of the Hellenistic kingdoms and argues for the agency of local actors in the formation of these new imperial cities. (Joan Palevsky Imprint in Classical Literature.)

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Item Number: 147323
Title: BONNARD : Hommage et chefs-d’oeuvre
Author: Serrano, Veronique
Price: $49.95
ISBN: 9788836636396
Record created on 11/17/17
Available December 2017
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Description: Milan: Silvana, 2017. 27cm., pbk., 168pp., 40 color illus. French-English text. Exhibition held at Musée Bonnard, Le Cannet.

Summary: Très jeune, Pierre Bonnard a un rêve, celui d’être un homme libre et indépendant, qui « cherche uniquement à faire quelque chose de personnel. » Il a traversé tous les courants de peinture de la fin du XIXe siècle à la première moitié du XXe siècle – postimpressionnisme, fauvisme, cubisme, abstraction, surréalisme –, participant au passage au groupe des Nabis. Si son œuvre nous émeut aujourd’hui encore plus qu’hier, c’est qu’au désenchantement de la modernité répond l’espérance de sa peinture que l’on peut considérer comme l’une des plus inspirées de son temps. À l’occasion du 150e anniversaire de la naissance du peintre, le musée Bonnard lui rend hommage en réunissant autour des pièces majeures de ses collections propres, un ensemble de chefs-d’œuvre prêté par d’importantes collections publiques et privées françaises parmi lesquelles le musée d’Orsay et le musée national d’Art moderne à Paris. Toutes les œuvres sont reproduites et accompagnées d’une notice détaillée et richement illustrée. Un entretien de Véronique Serrano avec Guy Cogeval et Isabelle Cahn complète ce panorama.

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Item Number: 147310
Title: Gender, Otherness, and Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Art
Author: Bradbury, Carlee A. ; Michelle Moseley-Christian (eds)
Price: $99.99
ISBN: 9783319650487
Record created on 11/13/17
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Description: London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 24cm., hardcover, 248pp., 26 b&w illus.

Summary: This collection examines gender and Otherness as tools to understand medieval and early modern art as products of their social environments. The essays, uniting up-and-coming and established scholars, explore both iconographic and stylistic similarities deployed to construct gender identity. The text analyzes a vast array of medieval artworks, including Dieric Bouts’s Justice of Otto III, Albrecht Dürer’s Feast of the Rose Garland, Rembrandt van Rijn’s Naked Woman Seated on a Mound, and Renaissance-era transi tombs of French women to illuminate medieval and early modern ideas about gender identity, poverty, religion, honor, virtue, sexuality, and motherhood, among others.

Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction by Sherry C. M. Lindquist. Chapter 2. "Aspectu Desiderabilis": A Thirteenth Century Reliquary of David with the Face of Medusa" by Beth Fischer. Chapter 3. Picturing Maternal Anxiety in the Miracle of the Jew of Bourges by Carlee A. Bradbury. Chapter 4. Gender and Poverty in Late Medieval Art by Holly Flora. Chapter 5. Forms of Gendered Testimony in Dieric Bouts's Justice of Otto III by Jessen Kelly. Chapter 6. "In Love and Faithfulness Toward One Another Like Brothers." Dürer's Feast of the Rose Garland and the Scuola dei Tedeschi as Strategies for Mediating Masculine Identity by John R. Decker. Chapter 7. "The monster, death, becomes pregnant": Female Transi Tombs from Renaissance France by Marian Bleeke. Chapter 8. Embodying Gluttony as Women's Wildness: Rembrandt's Naked Woman Seated on a Mound, c. 1629-1631 by Michelle Moseley-Christian. (The New Middle Ages)

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Item Number: 147308
Title: Die Ausrüstung der römischen Armee auf der Siegessäule des Marcus Aurelius in Rom: Ein Vergleich zwischen der skulpturalen Darstellung und den archäologischen Bodenfunde
Author: Burandt, Boris Alexander Nikolaus
Price: $90.00
ISBN: 9781784916930
Record created on 11/13/17
Available January 2018
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Description: Oxford: Archaeopress, 2017. 28cm., pbk., 418pp. illus. German text.

Summary: The reliefs of the column of Marcus Aurelius in Rome are used extensively for the illustration of Roman soldiers. However, despite the fact that in the last decades a number of sites at the Danube Limes have been analyzed, where numerous militaria from the Markomannic Wars have emerged, there is no comparison between this work of official Roman art and the archaeological finds. This book aims to address this lacuna. Each piece of equipment of the Roman soldier is analyzed in its sculptural representation and compared with the existing finds as well as supplementary comparisons with secondary sources. The result is a broad picture of the Roman army under Marcus Aurelius and of Rome's depiction of their forces in state propaganda. In addition, the present work comprehensively separates the antique parts of the frieze from the additions made during the late Renaissance for the first time and thus provides a solid basis for future archaeological and art historical evaluations.

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Item Number: 147296
Title: CHRIS BURDEN : Street Lamps
Author: Ferguson, Russell ; Christopher Bedford ; George Roberts
Price: $100.00
ISBN: 9780847862696
Record created on 11/12/17
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Description: New York: Gagosian, Rizzoli, 2018. 30cm., hardcover, 172pp. illus.

Summary: Chris Burden: Streetlamps explores the artist’s iconic work with antique streetlamps. Five major streetlamp sculptures are highlighted, all of which are lavishly documented from conception through installation.

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Item Number: 144817
Title: Italian Renaissance Art
Author: Campbell, Stephen J. ; Michael W. Cole
Price: $125.00
ISBN: 9780500293348
Record created on 03/14/17
Description: London-New York: Thames and Hudson, 2017. 2 vols. 28cm., pbk., 722pp., 836 illus., most in color. Second edition.

Summary: Now in its second edition, Italian Renaissance Art presents an updated and even more accessible history. The book has been split into two volumes: the first, covering the period 1300 to 1510; the second, 1490 to 1600. The volumes retain the same innovative decade-by-decade structure as the first edition, and a number of chapters have been revised by the authors to reflect the latest scholarship. The coverage of the Trecento has been expanded, and a new appendix section explains all the key Renaissance art-making techniques, with illustrations and step-by-steps for such processes as lost-wax casting. This book tells the story of art in the great cities of Rome, Florence, and Venice while profiling a range of other centers throughout Italy—including in this edition art from Naples, Padua, and Palermo.

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Item Number: 146925
Title: Crivelli, Lotto, Guercino : Immagini della predicazione tra Quattrocento e Settecento
Author: Capriotti, Giuseppe ; Francesca Coltrinari
Price: $49.95
ISBN: 9788836638192
Record created on 10/10/17
Description: Milano: Silvana, 2017. 28cm., pbk., 224pp., 100 illus. Exhibition held at Museo-Antico Tesoro della Santa Casa, Loreto.

Summary: L’arte, insieme alla parola e alla gestualità, fu un efficace mezzo di comunicazione per i predicatori che percorrevano l’Italia e l’Europa per istruire, convincere, convertire, evangelizzare il mondo: dal monogramma inventato da san Bernardino da Siena alle iconografie più incisive come l’Immacolata Concezione o la Madonna del Rosario, ai racconti di conversioni e perdoni, le immagini fornivano a “infedeli” (ebrei e turchi) e peccatori dei modelli di redenzione e cambiamento. Il volume propone un percorso sul grande fenomeno della predicazione fra XV e XVIII secolo: le opere di artisti noti – come Vittore Crivelli, Lorenzo Lotto, Simone de Magistris, Girolamo Muziano, Taddeo Zuccari, Guercino – e di altri meno noti, in gran parte provenienti dal territorio delle Marche, formano il racconto di un pezzo importante della storia e della cultura europea, e non solo, e insieme intendono mostrare la ricchezza di relazioni e la sorprendente profondità di un patrimonio culturale colpito, ma non cancellato, dal terremoto del 2016.

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Item Number: 147315
Title: Dentro CARAVAGGIO
Author: Vodret, Rossella
Price: $65.00
ISBN: 9788857236070
Record created on 11/15/17
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Description: Milano: Skira, 2017. 28cm., pbk., 320pp., 400 color illus. Exhibition held at Palazzo Reale, Milano. Italian text - an English version is in preparation for Spring 2018.
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Item Number: 146501
Title: Petrarch : Everywhere a Wanderer
Author: Celenza, Christopher S
Price: $22.50
ISBN: 9781780238388
Record created on 08/15/17
Description: London: Reaktion Bookx, 2017. 22cm., hardcover, 224pp., 26 illus., 20 in color.

Summary: Born in Tuscany in 1304, Italian poet Francesco Petrarca is widely considered one of the fathers of the modern Italian language. His writings inspired the Humanist movement and, subsequently, the Renaissance, but few figures are as complex or as misunderstood. He was a devotee of the ancient pagan Roman world and a devout Christian, a lover of friendship and sociability, yet at times an intensely private and almost misanthropic man. He believed life on earth was little more than a transitory pilgrimage, and took himself as his most important subject-matter. Christopher S. Celenza provides the first general account of Petrarch’s life and work in English in over thirty years, and considers how his reputation and identity have changed over the centuries. He brings to light Petrarch’s unrequited love for his poetic muse, Laura, the experiences of his university years, the anti-institutional attitude he developed as he sought a path to modernity by looking toward antiquity, and his endless focus on himself. Drawing on both Petrarch’s Italian and Latin writings, this is a revealing portrait of a paradoxical figure: a man of mystique, historical importance and endless fascination. (Renaissance Lives)

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Item Number: 145265
Title: CEZANNE Portraits
Author: Elderfield, John (et al)
Price: $55.00
ISBN: 9780691177861
Record created on 04/18/17
Description: Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. 27cm., hardcover, 256pp., 170 color illus. Exhibition held at Musée d'Orsay, Paris, then to National Gallery of Art, Washington.

Summary: Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) may be best known for his landscapes, but he also painted some 160 portraits throughout his exceptional career. This major work establishes portraiture as an essential practice for Cézanne, from his earliest self-portraits in the 1860s; to his famous depictions of figures including his wife Hortense Fiquet, the writer Émile Zola, and the art dealer Ambrose Vollard; and concluding with a poignant series of portraits of his gardener Vallier, made shortly before Cézanne's death. Featured essays by leading experts explore the special pictorial and thematic characteristics of Cézanne's portraits. The authors address the artist's creation of complementary pairs and multiple versions of the same subject, as well as the role of self-portraiture for Cézanne. They investigate the chronological evolution of his portrait work, with an examination of the changes that occurred within his artistic style and method, and in his understanding of resemblance and identity. They also consider the extent to which particular sitters influenced the characteristics and development of Cézanne's practice. Beautifully illustrated with works of art drawn from public and private collections around the world, Cézanne Portraits presents an astonishingly broad range of images that reveal the most personal and human qualities of this remarkable artist.

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Item Number: 145264
Title: PAUL CEZANNE : Painting People
Author: Lewis, Mary Tompkins
Price: $14.95
ISBN: 9780691177953
Record created on 04/18/17
Description: Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. 23cm., hardcover, 96pp., 50 color illus.

Summary: A concise, accessible introduction to Paul Cézanne's portraiture. This beautifully illustrated book features twenty-four masterpieces in portraiture by celebrated French artist Paul Cézanne (1839-1906), offering an excellent introduction to this important aspect of the artist's work. Arranged chronologically and spanning five decades, featured portraits range from the artist's earliest surviving self-portrait dating from the 1860s to paintings depicting family and friends, including his uncle Dominique, his wife Hortense, his son Paul, and his final portrait of Vallier, the gardener at his house near Aix-en-Provence, completed shortly before the artist's death. Art historian Mary Tompkins Lewis contributes an illuminating essay on Cézanne and his portraiture for general readers, alongside an illustrated chronology of the artist's life and work.

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Item Number: 147325
Title: Gli Avori del Museo Nazionale del Bargello
Author: Ciseri, Ilaria (ed)
Price: $105.00
ISBN: 9788899765651
Record created on 11/17/17
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Description: Milano: Officina Libraria, 2018. 28cm., hardcover, ca. 512pp., 700 color illus.

Summary: Gli avori, capolavori di un mondo lontano e raffinato, costituiscono una delle collezioni più importanti del Museo Nazionale del Bargello, con uno straordinario repertorio di altissima rilevanza storico artistica, esteso dall’antichità al Rinascimento. Per la prima volta se ne pubblica il catalogo completo, che presenta circa 250 esemplari attraverso saggi e schede redatti da specialisti del settore, con un ricchissimo corredo di illustrazioni frutto di un’apposita campagna fotografica da cui emergono dettagli inediti e di inaspettata bellezza. La varietà delle opere è entusiasmante, con una molteplicità di tipologie, generi stilistici ed iconografici che ripropongono secoli di storia con immagini di sovranità, di devozione e di vita cortese. Appartenenti per la maggior parte alla collezione lasciata in eredità al museo da Louis Carrand nel 1888, gli avori del Bargello comprendono opere di eccezionale rarità, come la celebre Imperatrice Ariadne, o il Flabellum di Tournus, oggetto liturgico del IX secolo di cui esistono solo altri due esemplari noti al mondo. Le diverse sezioni si aprono con una breve introduzione del periodo storico artistico di riferimento: avori romani, avori bizantini, avori del Basso Impero (IV-VI secolo), avori dell’Alto Medioevo, avori romanici (XI-XIII secolo), tric trac e scacchi, avori gotici e rinascimentali, avori islamici.

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Item Number: 143363
Title: St. Albans and the Markyate Psalter : Seeing and Reading in Twelfth-Century England
Author: Collins, Kristen ; Matthew Fisher (eds)
Price: $99.00
ISBN: 9781580442589
Record created on 10/16/16
Description: Kalamazoo: Medieval Institute Publications, 2017. 27cm., hardcover, 378pp. illus., most in color.

Summary: One of the most compelling and provocative books of twelfth-century England, the Markyate Psalter was probably produced at St. Albans Abbey between 1120 and 1140. Heralded as a high point of English Romanesque illumination, the manuscript contains the Chanson de St. Alexis. Leading scholars of twelfth-century manuscript studies explore the Psalter, understanding it through new methodologies, pursuing innovative lines of inquiry. The collection shines fresh light on a well-known manuscript, and opens important lines of discourse about the book and its readers.

Contents: Introduction by Kristen Collins and Matthew Fisher ; Saint Anselm's "Grand Tour" and the Full-Page Picture Cycle in the Markyate Psalter, by T. A. Heslop ; The Patronage and Ownership of the Markyate Psalter, by Nigel Morgan ; Handling the Letter, by Aden Kumler ; The Repainting of Psalm 101 and Meaningful Change in the Markyate Psalter, by Kristen Collins and Nancy Turner ; Voicing the Psalms in the Markyate Psalter - Devotional Experience and Experiments with Images and Words, by Kerry Boeye ; Intercessory Prayer and the Initials of the Markyate Psalter, by Rachel Koopmans ; La Vie de Saint Alexis and the Alexis Quire in the Crusading Context, by Zrinka Stahuljak ; The Psalmist and the Saint - David, Alexis, and the Construction of Meaning in a Twelfth-Century Composite Manuscript, by Kathryn Gerry ; Blindness and Insight, Seeing and Believing - Reading Two Emmaus Sequences from St. Albans, by Morgan Powell ; Praying with Pictures in the Gough Psalter, by Martin Kauffmann ; Madness and Innocence - Reading the Infancy Cycle of a Romanesque Vita Christi, by Kristen Collins ; The St. Alban's Psalter Monograph of 1960 - Fifty Years Later, by J. J. G. Alexander. (Studies in Iconography: Themes and Variations, 2)

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Item Number: 147242
Title: Leopoldo de' Medici : Principe dei collezionisti
Author: Conticelli, Valentina (et al)
Price: $75.00
ISBN: 9788883479748
Record created on 11/07/17
Description: Livorno: Sillabe, 2017. 28cm., pbk., 600pp., ca. 800 color illus. Exhibition held at Palazzo Pitti, Firenze

Summary: Enciclopedica figura di erudito, divenuto cardinale all’età di cinquant’anni, Leopoldo de’ Medici spicca nel panorama del collezionismo europeo per la vastità dei suoi interessi e la varietà delle opere raccolte. Servendosi di abilissimi agenti, mercanti e segretari italiani e stranieri, radunò, nel corso della sua vita, esemplari eccellenti e raffinati nei più diversi ambiti: sculture antiche e moderne, monete, medaglie, cammei, dipinti, disegni e incisioni, avori, pietre dure e oggetti preziosi, ritratti di piccolo e grande formato, libri, strumenti scientifici e rarità naturali. Le Gallerie degli Uffizi, che conservano ancora la maggior parte della sua raccolta, desiderano mostrare taluni esempi significativi del suo gusto nei diversi campi in cui esercitò l’azione di conoscitore, per illustrare la natura poliedrica delle predilezioni collezionistiche del cardinale e mettere in luce il ricchissimo apporto da lui fornito ai tesori d’arte della famiglia

Contents: Una pesca miracolosa, il sistema collezionistico di Leopoldo de' Medici, Miriam Fileti Mazza ; Nelle stanze del Principe, Maria Sframeli ; Leopoldo e Giovan Carlo de' Medici: un virtuoso sodalizio e alcune riflessioni sul Seicento fiorentino, Silvia Mascalchi ; Universale e enciclopedico - Leopoldo de' Medici intellettuale del Seicento, Alfonso Mirto ; Leopoldo de' Medici collezionista anche di parole, Raffaella Setti ; Appagare "La mia Giusta Curiosita" - La scienza nella collezione di Leopoldo, Mara Miniati ; Una "muta historia": la storia dell'arte per immagini nella collezione di disegni di Leopoldo de' Medici, Roberta Aliventi (et al) ; La scultura in avorio nelle collezioni del cardinal Leopoldo, Eike D. Schmidt ; Una passione dinastica - Leopoldo de' Medici collezionista di oggetti in pietre dure e di gemme, Riccardo Gennaioli ; Appendice. Le gemme antiche figurate di Leonardo Agostini senese, a cura di Riccardo Gennaioli ; L'eredità del principe Leopoldo nella Galleria deltardo Seicento, Valentina Conticelli ; Il contributo della collezione di Leopoldo alla nascita della galleria di antichità di Cosimo III, Fabrizio Paolucci

Catalogo - Leopoldo de' Medici - Antichità - Scienze e lettere - Esotica - Oggetti d'arte - Numismatica e glittica - Dipinti - Autoritratti e ritrattini - Opere su carta e pergamena - Una nuova acquisizione per Leopoldo - Regesto dei dipinti, a cura di Valentina Conticelli e Maria Sframeli.

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Item Number: 146390
Title: MARY CORSE
Author: Hudson, Suzanne
Price: $55.00
ISBN: 9781941753132
Record created on 08/03/17
Description: New York: Inventory Press, 2017. 31cm., hardcover, 132pp., 55 color illus.

Summary: Mary Corse (born 1945) earned acclaim in the 1960s for pieces ranging from shaped-canvas paintings to ingenious light works. Corse has dedicated the decades since to establishing a unique practice at the crossroads of abstract expressionism and minimalism. Despite her now-frequent association with California’s Light and Space movement, the Los Angeles–based artist evolved independently of the region’s dominant personalities, philosophies and scenes. Produced in conjunction with her solo exhibition at Kayne Griffin Corcoran, this is the first major catalog on the artist. With an essay by Suzanne Hudson and an interview by Alex Bacon, it initiates a critical reappraisal of an artist whose singular vision has been hidden for too long.

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Item Number: 145708
Title: DALI / DUCHAMP
Author: Ades, Dawn (et al)
Price: $50.00
ISBN: 9781910350478
Record created on 05/18/17
Description: London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2017. 27cm., hardcover, 224pp., 280 color illus. Exhibition catalogue.

Summary: Dalí/Duchamp takes a detailed look at the little-explored relationship between two of the 20th century’s most famous artists. The two might seem like polar opposites at first glance—Marcel Duchamp (1887–1968), the father of conceptual art who rejected painting in 1918, appears to have little in common with the showmanlike Salvador Dalí (1904–89), the exceptional Surrealist painter of fantastical landscapes. But the two men were united by a unique combination of humor and skepticism that led both to challenge conventional views of art and life in their own respective ways. Beyond their shared thematic concerns, the artists knew and respected each other. After meeting in the 1930s through mutual contacts within the Surrealist group, Duchamp and Dalí maintained a firm friendship over the following decades, spending time together in Paris, New York and Catalonia, where Duchamp purchased a summer house in Cadaqués, close to Dalí’s home in Port Lligat. Throughout this volume, expert contributors explore themes common to both artists, chief among them eroticism and identity, and both men’s engagement with science, optics, religion and myth. Each section of the book is sumptuously illustrated with key pieces from both artists’ bodies of work and features previously unpublished photographs, letters and ephemera that testify to the enduring warmth of their friendship. Dalí/Duchamp offers a fresh understanding of the work of two seminal artists of the 20th century.

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Item Number: 144770
Title: ADOLF DEHN : Midcentury Manhattan
Author: Eliasoph, Philip
Price: $75.00
ISBN: 9780996200714
Record created on 03/07/17
Description: North Adams: The Artist Book Foundation, 2017. 29cm., hardcover, 196pp., 129 color plates.

Summary: Adolf Dehn (1895–1968), an American lithographer and watercolorist, captured the golden age of Manhattan in images that reflect the spirit, pulse, and unique tonalities of the city he made his home. Moving adeptly between the mediums of lithography, drawing, and painting, his expert renderings of the city’s burlesque theaters and Harlem nightclubs, extraordinary skyline, teeming harbor, and the bucolic refuge of Central Park, attest to the skill of this exceptional, adventurous, and intrepid artist. The Artist Book Foundation is pleased to announce the publication of this important monograph on a uniquely American artist that includes an extensively researched essay by Philip Eliasoph, professor of art history at Fairfield University and an illuminating foreword by Shawn Waldron, archivist, curator, and former senior director at Condé Nast. This is a book for lovers of New York City and beyond that celebrates a prolific artist and his fascination for the metropolis with a fresh, new appreciation of its culture, commerce, urban design, and the eternal romance of art.

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Item Number: 146281
Title: SONIA DELAUNAY : Art, Design, Fashion
Author: Riz del Arbol, Marta ; Cecile Godefroy (et al)
Price: $49.95
ISBN: 9788417173012
Record created on 07/24/17
Description: Madrid: Fundación Colección Thyssen-Bornemisza, 2017. 25cm., hardcover, 236pp. illus. English text.

Summary: Sonia Delaunay (1885–1979) was a key figure in the emerging Parisian avant-garde who experimented with colour and abstraction. Throughout her long career, she combined her devotion to painting with the expansion of her artistic ideas to objects from daily life. Sonia Delaunay : Art, Design and Fashion aims to reveal her multidisciplinary practice through her paintings, her fashion and textile designs, and her collaborations with poets and theatre designers. The publication focuses in particular on the years the artist resided in Madrid during the First World War and argues that her time here represented a crucial juncture in her relationship with the applied arts.

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Item Number: 145266
Title: Paths to Perfection: Buddhist Art at the Freer
Author: Diamond, Debra
Price: $24.95
ISBN: 9781907804649
Record created on 04/18/17
Description: London: Giles, 2017. 23cm., pbk., 216pp. illus.

Summary: This new guidebook introduces readers to Buddhist art through the celebrated collections of the Smithsonian's museum of Asian art in Washington, DC. Paths to Perfection explores Buddhist art and its history across cultures. An intriguing look at artistic responses to one of the world's great religions.

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Item Number: 145492
Title: Victorian Staffordshire Pottery Religious Figures
Author: Duckworth, Stephen
Price: $50.00
ISBN: 9781851498710
Record created on 05/02/17
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Description: Woodbridge: ACC Publishing Group, 2017. 29cm., hardcover, 160pp., 368 color illus.

Summary: A multitude of colourful and naïve biblical and other religious pottery figures found their way into 19th century Victorian homes in Britain. They were bought by tradesmen, shop-keepers, clerks, teachers and the more skilled working class people. This book tells the story of these Staffordshire pottery figures, which sold in their thousands to stand on the mantelpieces of Christian families, both Protestant and Catholic. Three chapters provide a social history context: the religious background, an assessment of who purchased the figures, the Victorian home and how it was furnished. The final four chapters review the pottery figures themselves, which are based on the Old Testament, the New Testament, relevant religious themes and portraits of preachers. A catalogue of well over 200 figures in full colour with an assessment of their dating and rarity completes the book. This is the first comprehensive record of Victorian religious figures placed in the context of their times.

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Item Number: 144796
Title: Late Eighteenth-Century Music and Visual Culture
Author: Eisen, Cliff ; Alan Davison (eds)
Price: $106.00
ISBN: 9782503546292
Record created on 03/11/17
Description: Turnhout: Brepols, 2017. 28cm., pbk., 231pp., 92 illus.

Contents: Charles Burney's Wunderkammer of Ancient Instruments in his General History of Music, Zdravko Blažekovi? ; John Brown's Dissertation (1763) on Poetry and Music - An Eighteenth-Century View on Music's Role in the Rise and Fall of Civilization, Alan Davison ; Developing an Eye for Harmony - Rubens in Mozart's Education, Thomas Tolley ; Gothic Musical Scenes and the Image of Performance, Annette Richards ; The Visual Traces of a Discourse of Ineffability - Late Eighteenth-Century German Published Writings on Music, Keith Chapin ; Marketing Ploys, Monuments, and Music Paratexts - Reading the Title Pages of Early Mozart Editions, Nancy November ; Musical Allegories in the Printed Edition of the Máscara Real - New Iconographic Models in Catalonian Engravings of the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century, Vanessa Esteve Marull ; Authenticity and Likeness in Mozart Portraiture, Cliff Eisen ; Imaging Beethoven, Simon Shaw-Miller.

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Item Number: 147317
Title: EL GRECO Comes to America. The Discovery of a Modern Old Master
Author: Reist, Inge ; Jose Luis Colomer (eds)
Price: $65.00
ISBN: 9788415245735
Record created on 11/15/17
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Description: Madrid-New York: CEEH, Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica, for The Frick Collection, 2017. 30cm., hardcover, 264pp., 156 color illus.

Summary: This book celebrates the superlative examples of El Greco's work in American collections. The artist's idiosyncratic style emanated a kind of modernism that resonated with collectors in the New World, resulting in American museums owning many of El Greco's finest works outside Spain. Eleven scholars address topics that focus on individual collectors including Arabella Huntington, Louisine Havemeyer, Henry Clay Frick, Peter Widener, and Duncan Phillips, while also addressing the impact of exhibitions and the role of artist-advisers such as Mary Cassatt, John Singer Sargent, and Roger Fry. Basing their observations on a wealth of archival material, much of it never previously published, the authors of this volume bring to light how strenuously American collectors competed for works by El Greco and how prominently they displayed the artist's paintings in their homes, often thoughtfully positioned near works by more modern masters such as Degas or Manet. In doing so, and in promoting the acquisition of El Greco's paintings by the public institutions these collectors supported, they burnished the international reputation of the artist for a modern audience, ensuring an appreciation of his unique style into the twenty-first century.

Contents: Collecting El Greco in Nineteenth-Century Europe - The Pre-History of Grecomania, Ellen Prokop ; The Cult of El Greco - El Grecophilitis in Philadelphia, Richard L. Kagan ; A Painter's Painter - El Greco and Boston, Ronni Baer ; The Madrazos and the New York Collectors of El Greco, Amaya Alzaga Ruiz ; El Greco at The Phillips Collection, José Luis Colomer ; El Greco at The Hispanic Society of America, Marcus B. Burke ; Henry Clay Frick and El Greco, Xavier F. Salomon ; El Greco in Chicago, Rebecca J. Long ; Stranger in a Strange Land - El Greco in New York Exhibitions, 1912 to 2014, Susan Grace Galassi ; Epilogue - The Many Facets of El Greco, Jonathan Brown. (Alternate ISBN 9780912114712)

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Item Number: 145183
Title: ERRO
Author: Katrib, Ruba ; Danielle Kvaran
Price: $65.00
ISBN: 9780847860623
Record created on 04/11/17
Description: New York: Skira Rizzoli, 2017. 30cm., hardcover, 272pp. illus.

Summary: The first major English-language monograph on Icelandic Pop artist Erró establishes his primacy among today’s significant figurative artists. Erró, Iceland’s most prominent painter, receives long overdue critical attention for his contributions to international Pop, late Surrealism, and contemporary figurative painting in this sumptuous monograph. Since introducing exclusively source-image-based painted collage to the European Pop movement in 1959, Erró has produced an influential body of work mining cartoons and art history on canvases marked by political satire and his own cheerfully dystopian observations of human nature. Prescient and timely, Erró’s paintings are marked by a voracious consumption of imagery synthesizing a hallucinatory vision of contemporary visual culture. Often compared to Andy Warhol, James Rosenquist, and Roy Lichtenstein, Erró’s multifigure narratives, refusal to commit to a singular style, and obsession with cartoons set his practice apart. An essay by Ruba Katrib connects Erró to today’s figurative-painting practices, and a chronology by Danielle Kvaran traces his wild figurations of history and subjects, ranging from Winston Churchill to contemporary music icons. Newly photographed details and a concentration on Erró’s canvases of the last ten years offer a fresh perspective to his European audience and a welcome introduction for his American one.

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Item Number: 145461
Title: The Cinquecento in Florence : "Modern Manner" and Counter-Reformation
Author: Falciani, Carlo ; Antonio Natali
Price: $75.00
ISBN: 9788874613601
Record created on 05/01/17
Description: Florence: Mandragora, 2017. 29cm., pbk., 360pp. illus. Exhibition held at Palazzo Strozzi, Florence English edition.

Summary: The catalogue documents the extraordinary exhibition dedicated to 16th-century art in Florence, that fortunate season of Italian art that Giorgio Vasari coined as the ‘modern style’. It addresses the final piece of a trilogy that commenced with Bronzino in 2010, Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino in 2014, exhibitions of great value and impact that were visited by thousands. The volume offers a roadmap to the exhibition that celebrates an exceptional period of culture and creativity, marked by the Counter-Reformation of the Council of Trent and by the figure of Francesco I de’ Medici, the brilliant patron known throughout Europe. On this occasion, over 70 works by artists like Michelangelo, Bronzino, Rosso Fiorentino, Pontormo, Giambologna, Ammannati and others are on display. Works that have never before been compared in such a close and precise manner give the most accurate as possibile comprehensive vision of this period. In addition to the splendid images of the works of art, the essays of leading experts of this historical artistic period make this volume a valuable and indispensable testimony.

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Item Number: 147293
Title: The Transformation of Greek Amulets in Roman Imperial Times
Author: Faraone, Christopher A
Price: $89.95
ISBN: 9780812249354
Record created on 11/12/17
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Description: Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 27cm., hardcover, 584pp., 23 color, 104 b&w illus. (Empire and After series)
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Item Number: 147319
Title: The Production of Space in Latin Literature
Author: Fitzgerald, William ; Efrossini Spentzou (eds)
Price: $85.00
ISBN: 9780198768098
Record created on 11/16/17
Available May 2018
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Description: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 23cm., hardcover, 304pp.

Summary: Recent decades have seen a marked shift in approaches to cultural analysis, with the critical role of location and spatial experience in the formation of the human subject gaining increasing prominence. Henri Lefebvre's La Production de l'Espace (1974), a seminal work in what is now called the 'spatial turn' in the humanities, stresses that space is to be included among the sites of hegemonic power and ideological contestation in a society: it is not simply a neutral setting within which human action takes place. This idea has obvious relevance to the study of ancient Rome, in which space was formative, yet also contested, and could be endowed with cultural meaning by the uses its citizens made of it and the ways in which they put it into play. This volume applies the insights and concerns of the 'spatial turn' to this specifically Roman engagement with space, and explores its representation and manipulation in Latin literature. The terrain covered by the contributions is broad, both temporally (from Catullus to St Augustine) and in terms of genre, with lyric, epic, elegy, satire, epistolography, and historiography all finding their place. Discussions focus mainly on movement and the mobile subject in the experience and making of space, rather than fixed monumental space within which a subject moves and acts. Offering a detailed exploration of Roman engagement with space, the ideological stakes of this engagement, and its intersections with empire, urbanism, identity, ethics, exile, and history, the volume contains a wealth of insights for readers across and beyond the discipline of classical studies: those looking equally for new approaches to ancient texts and authors or to explore the relationship between the materiality of antiquity and its literary aspects will find these discussions illuminating.

Contents: 1. Propertius' Aberrant Itineraries: Fleeting Moments in the Eternal City, Efrossini Spentzou. 2. Varro's Roman Ways: Metastasis and Etymology, Diana Spencer. 3. Obviam: The Space of Vehiculation in Latin Literature, Jared Hudson. 4. Juvenal in the Specular City, David H. J. Larmour. 5. Gender, Geography, and Genre: Catullus' Constructions of Lesbia in Space and Time, Maxine Lewis. 6. The Space of the Poem: Imperial Trajectories in Catullus and Horace, William Fitzgerald. 7. On Not Being in Rome: Exile and Displacement in Seneca's Prose, Catharine Edwards. 8. Carthage Rome Milan: 'Lieux de passage' in Augustine's Confessions, Therese Fuhrer. 9. Exiled in Rome: The Writing of Other Spaces in Tacitus' Annales, Shreyaa Bhatt. 10. The Utopian City in Tacitus' Agricola, Richard Alston. 11. Rome's Dire Straits: Claustrophobic Seas and imperium sine fundo, Victoria Rimell.

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Item Number: 147198
Title: Ritualizing the City : Collective Performances as Aspects of Urban Construction from Constantine to Mao
Author: Foletti, Ivan ; Adrian Palladino (eds)
Price: $62.50
ISBN: 9788867288946
Record created on 11/01/17
Description: Roma: Viella, 2018. 24cm., pbk., 228pp. illus.

Contents: Ivan Foletti, Adrien Palladino, Introduction. Performativity and Construction of the City - An Archetypal Question? ; Sible de Blaauw, Urban Liturgy - The Conclusive Christianization of Rome ; Antonín Kalous, Through the Gates and the Streets of the City - Cardinals and Their Processions in Rome in the Late Fifteenth and Early Sixteenth Centuries ; Zeynep Aktüre, Ephesus as Ritual Space - From Roman Civic to Modern Tourist Processions ; Olena Kovalenko, Following Ilyich's Footsteps - Soviet Pilgrimage Tourism and the Moscow City Space ; Alexandra Lichá, Rites of Colonial Past-age ; Thomas Renard, Collective Performances and Architectural Restorations - Image Creation and Historical Identity in Unified Italy ; Maria Axenti, Urban Transformations as an Ideological Tool of Political Regimes - The Case of the Chisinau City Centre ; Franco Frescura, The Farmer, the Preacher and the Freemason - Dutch Colonial Settlement at the Cape of Good Hope ; Tomáš Malý, Civic Ritual, Space and Imagination - The Coronation of the Icon from Brno (1736) ; Tamara Elena Pérez Hernández, Religious Festivities or Collective Performances - The "Creolization" of European Liturgies in Puerto Rican Urban Space ; Antonio Lavarello, Beijing as a Built Ritual. (Studia Artium Medievalium Brunensia, 6)

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Item Number: 145191
Title: GEORGE FULLARD : Sculpture and Survival
Author: Bird, Michael
Price: $89.99
ISBN: 9780957041738
Record created on 04/13/17
Description: London: Thames and Hudson, 2017. 29cm., hardcover, 160pp. illus.

Summary: George Fullard: Sculpture and Survival is the first book for almost 20 years on the life and work of this highly individual British artist, whose achievement and influence are now winning belated recognition. Fullard's sudden death at the age of 50 in 1973 cut short a career that had already moved through several very distinct phases. A virtuoso modeller in clay, he was championed by John Berger in the 1950s as Britain's best young realist sculptor but swiftly moved on to experimenting with large-scale assemblages in which he explored dream, memory and his preoccupation with the sculptural 'phantom'. Fullard's landmark exhibition at the Marlborough Gallery in 1964, featuring his War Series, established him as an artist of disquieting poetic intensity at a time when many British sculptors were committed to an abstract, formalist idiom. This book is both a compelling biography, charting Fullard's short and turbulent life, and an in-depth appreciation of his work, beautifully illustrated with new photography. Michael Bird's research into Fullard's private papers, sketchbooks and other archival sources, and new interviews with people who knew him, inform a timely reappraisal of one of the most distinctive and surprising British artists of the later 20th century.

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Item Number: 147290
Title: FRANK FURNESS : Architecture in the Age of the Great Machines
Author: Thomas, George E
Price: $59.95
ISBN: 9780812249521
Record created on 11/12/17
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Description: Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 27cm., hardcover, 312p., 34 color, 84 b&w illus. (Haney Foundation Series)
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Item Number: 146270
Title: Napoli e la Spagna nel Cinquecento. Le opere, gli artisti, la storiografia
Author: Gaeta, Letizia (ed)
Price: $65.00
ISBN: 9788867661756
Record created on 07/22/17
Description: Galatina: Congedo, 2017. 30cm., pbk., 196pp. illus. Papers presented at a conference held 11 March 2016, Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano, Naples.

Contents: La fortuna storica e storiografica di due o tre scultori spagnoli a Napoli nel Cinquecento - spunti per una lettura critica, Letizia Gaeta ; La tomba di Andrea Bonifacio nella chiesa dei Santi Severino e Sossio a Napoli. Un'opera tra Napoli e la Spagna, Luciano Migliaccio ; La obra burgalesa de Diego Siloe (1519-1528), María José Redondo Cantera ; La actividad escultórica de Diego de Siloe en Granada - fortuna crítica e historiográfica, incógnitas y certezas documentales, Manuel García Luque ; Bartolomé Ordóñez - una poderosa inventiva , Joan Bosch Ballbona ; Gregorio Pardo, Burgensi sculptori clarissimo - una hipótesis italiana para el hijo de maestre Felipe, Mariano Carbonell Buades ; Qualche appunto su un committente spagnolo a Napoli alla fine del Quattrocento, Donato Salvatore ; Pittura iberica nel vicereame (e ai suoi confini). Appunti su Pedro Machuca, 'Domenico Spagnolo', Luis de Vargas e Luis de Morales, Stefano De Mieri ; Benvenuto Tortello - un arquitecto italiano en la Sevilla del Renacimiento, Vicente Lleó Cañal ; Tracce iberiche in due sculture lignee campane, Rosa Romano.

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Item Number: 143696
Title: Il Collegio Ghislieri di Pavia 1567 – 2017 : Il complesso monumentale dal XVI al XXI secolo
Author: Angelini, Giampaolo
Price: $92.50
ISBN: 9788891809995
Record created on 11/18/16
Description: Milano: Electa, 2017. 28cm., hardcover., 224pp. illus., numerous color plates.

Summary: Il Collegio Ghislieri di Pavia venne fondato nel 1567 da papa Pio V, al secolo Antonio Michele Ghislieri, nel quadro di una più ampia politica di riorganizzazione del sapere e dei luoghi di produzione della conoscenza della Chiesa dopo il concilio di Trento. Il progetto del palazzo destinato a ospitare la comunità degli alunni venne affidato a Pellegrino Tibaldi, protagonista dell’architettura in Lombardia nel secondo Cinquecento, e la sua costruzione si protrasse sino ai primi del Seicento, coinvolgendo altri professionisti come Martino Bassi. Il palazzo del collegio si inserì subito nel dibattito sulle residenze collettive per studenti universitari e sui luoghi della formazione, costituendo uno dei prototipi illustri nei successivi sviluppi del tema. Nel corso del Sei-Settecento e dell’Ottocento, i mutati contesti politico-culturali – il riformismo asburgico, la restaurazione, il passaggio alla nuova Italia unita – determinarono molteplici riassetti e ampliamenti riguardanti anche lo spazio pubblico antistante, la piazza, che rappresenta un’ineguagliata scenografia urbana. Infine tra gli anni trenta e gli anni sessanta del Novecento gli ampliamenti del complesso e la costruzione della nuova sezione femminile condussero all’attuale conformazione architettonica, dove tuttora si svolge la vita quotidiana di un’istituzione che oggi opera sotto l’Alto Patronato del Presidente della Repubblica ed è riconosciuta dal Ministero dell’Università come “Ente di Alta Qualificazione Culturale”.

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Item Number: 146384
Title: What is GILBERT & GEORGE ?
Author: Bracewell, Michael
Price: $15.00
ISBN: 9781912122028
Record created on 08/03/17
Description: London: Heni, 2017. 24cm., hardcover, 180pp. illus.

Summary: Gilbert and George met at St Martin’s School of Art in September 1967. 50 years later, Michael Bracewell has worked with them on this beautifully designed primer, posing the question What Is Gilbert and George? Over the course of 37 short chapters, Bracewell—who has written extensively about Gilbert and George over many years—has created an accessible handbook to their work. Accompanied by illustrations selected by the artists, the book provides candid insights into their working practice, East London, sex, Victorian art, nationalism and maleness, among many other subjects. We may never find the answer to the question What Is Gilbert and George?, but this book, marking their halfcentury partnership, brings us closer than ever before.

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Item Number: 144016
Title: Kantha
Author: Gillow, John (et al)
Price: $60.00
ISBN: 9781942185192
Record created on 12/14/16
Description: Santa Fe: Radius Books, Mingei International Museum, 2017. 30cm., hardcover, 224pp., 90 color illus. Exhibition held at Mingei International Museum, San Diego.

Summary: The part of Bengal where the Ganges River flows into the Bay of Bengal has historically been the source of the finest cotton ever produced. The kind of embroidery known as kantha is created from this material, for daily use in many different contexts and in many different sizes. It deploys a simple running stitch in quilting layers of used cloth; details are embroidered using satin and stem stitches with thread taken from the colored borders of cast-off saris and dhotis. The workmanship varies from the crude to the complex and refined, but they are all made for daily use for various household purposes. The tribal culture of this region and its sense of continuity were evident until the early part of the 20th century, but the true unraveling of the kantha tradition came with partition, followed by the devastation brought on by the mass exodus of Hindu and Muslim populations in Pakistan, East Pakistan and India. Now, with global warming, the rising waters are resulting in the disappearance of villages, along with the livelihoods of the inhabitants. Reproducing bed covers, wrapping cloths for books and other valuables, floor covers and mats for ceremonial purposes from the late 19th to early 20th centuries, this collection captures and showcases the kantha tradition at a precarious time of change and struggle.

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Item Number: 145813
Title: HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) : Mythos, Macht und Menschlichkeit : Aus den Dessauer Beständen
Author: Michels, Norbert
Price: $75.00
ISBN: 9783731905813
Record created on 05/26/17
Available December 2017
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Description: Petersberg: Imhof, 2017. 30cm., hardcover, 368pp., 283 illus. Exhibition held at Anhaltische Gemäldegalerie Dessau.

Contents: Ricardo De Mambro Santos, U Cleyn Weerelt - The Ethics of Creativity in Northern Renaissance and Mannerism ; Petra Wandrey, Schönheit bändigt allen Zorn - Die Meisterstiche von Hendrick Goltzius ; Anna Pawlak, Non-finito als figura. Das Mysterium der Inkarnation in Hendrick Goltzius' Anbetung der Hirten ; Nicolette Mout,Hendrick Goltzius und die Hofkultur Kaiser Rudolfs II. (1576-1612) ; Hans-Martin Kaulbach, Friede als Thema in der Druckgraphik von Hendrick Goltzius ; Martin Kirves, Das Skulpturale im Werk von Hendrick Goltzius ; Marjolein Leesberg, Technische Virtuosität und ewiger Ruhm ; Marjolein Leesberg, Hendrick Goltzius und Cornelius Schonaeus - "Goltzius … sculptor mirabilis, atque repertor" ; Hans van de Venne, Zu den Kupferstichen von Hendrick Goltzius mit den Epigrammen von Cornelius Schonaeus ; Arbeitsgruppe Estius (Tübingen) unter Leitung von Anja Wolkenhauer, Die übersehene Hälfte. Ein Werkstattbericht zur Erschliessung der Bildepigramme in der frühneuzeitlichen Druckgraphik ; Petra Wandrey, Venus küsst Amor - Hendrick Goltzius, Cornelis Galle und Giovanni Battista Paggi. KATALOG - I. Antike Gottheiten. II. Planetengötter. III. Die Elemente. IV. Die Künste. V. Mythologische Historien. VI. Helden und Antihelden. VII. Tugenden und Untugenden. VIII. Heilige. IX. Biblische Historien. X. Sinne und Affekte. XI. Macht und Militär. XII. Porträts. XIII. Genre. XIV. Jahres- und Tageszeiten. XV. Landschaften. XVI. Memento Mori. (Katalog der Anhaltinischen Gemäldegalerie, 21.)

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Item Number: 145179
Title: ANTONY GORMLEY
Author: Caiger-Smith, Martin ; Antony Gormley
Price: $150.00
ISBN: 9780847860135
Record created on 04/11/17
Description: New York: Rizzoli, 2017. 33cm., hardcover, ca. 400pp. illus.

Summary: The most comprehensive monograph to date on the iconic contemporary British sculptor. For more than thirty-five years, Antony Gormley has sought to explore the relationship of the human body to space and to reinvigorate and test the potential of sculpture with dramatic outdoor sitings. This definitive monograph, compiled in close collaboration with the artist, examines Gormley’s career, from his earliest sketches to his best-known public installations. With unprecedented access to archives of unpublished work, the studio, and the artist himself, Martin Caiger-Smith examines the relationship between Gormley’s life and art and identifies the vision that ties together a vast canon of work in an extraordinary range of media and materials. Best known for his major public works that most visibly represent his rigorous and innovative approach to sculpture, Gormley is a prolific and intellectual artist whose own privacy and interiority create a tension between ideas of the individual and the universal. With images that range from childhood snapshots to photographs of his most recent gallery installations, this book traces the evolution of Gormley’s work, from the drawings he makes in the studio, through the evolving process of casting his own body in various forms, to masterpieces such as the colossal Angel of the North or the scattered figures of Another Place. With lavish images that show the scale and impact of Gormley’s work—many never published before—and with anecdotes and notes on process from the artist seamlessly integrated into Caiger-Smith’s careful critical narrative, this book is a comprehensive survey of a truly monumental career.

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Item Number: 147294
Title: Nuns' Priests' Tales : Men and Salvation in Medieval Women's Monastic Life
Author: Griffiths, Fiona J
Price: $69.95
ISBN: 9780812249750
Record created on 11/12/17
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Description: Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 24cm., hardcover, 424p., 29 illus.

Contents: The Puzzle of the Nuns' Priest ; Biblical Models - Women and Men in the Apostolic Life ; Jerome and the Noble Women of Rome ; Brothers, Sons, and Uncles - Nuns' Priests and Family Ties ; Speaking to the Bridegroom - Women and the Power of Prayer. (The Middle Ages Series)

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Item Number: 146410
Title: HARRY GRUYAERT : East/West
Author: Campany, David
Price: $65.00
ISBN: 9780500544921
Record created on 08/07/17
Description: London: Thames and Hudson, 2018. 2 vols. 30cm., hardcover, 160pp., 96 photos.

Summary: At a time when the world was politically divided into East and West, Magnum photographer Harry Gruyaert’s quest for light and sensuality led him to capture the colors of two very different worlds: the vibrant glitziness of Las Vegas and Los Angeles in 1981, and the austere restraint of Moscow in 1989 just before the fall of the Soviet Union. The resulting photographs form a striking record of a remarkable era. Including an essay by writer, curator, and artist David Campany, this two-volume publication reproduces almost 100 photographs from the series, nearly seventy of which are being published for the very first time. With each volume presented in a half slipcase, Harry Gruyaert: East/West offers an in-depth look at one of the world’s foremost photographers in two unique and contrasting locations, at a historically critical moment.

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Item Number: 147289
Title: "San Chosm’e Damiano e ’l suo bel monasterio ..." il complesso monumentale di San Cosimato ieri, oggi, domani : un itinerario tra le meorie ed tesori del Venerabile Monastero dei Santi Cosma e Damiano in Mica Aurea
Author: Guerrini Ferri, Gemma ; Joan Barclay Lloyd (eds)
Price: $45.00
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Description: Roma: UniversItalia di Onorati, 2013. 24cm., pbk., 259pp. illus.

Contents: Karin Bull-Simonsen Einaudi, Perchè studiare San Cosimato? ; Maria Paola Florensoli, Le Clarisse : cenni sulla clausura nel monachesimo antico e medievale ; Joan Barclay Lloyd, San Cosimato : da monastero benedettino a monastero delle Clarisse ; gli edifici e le loro funzioni nella vita dei religiosi ; Cristina Mantegna, Le carte dei SS. Cosma e Damiano in Mica Aurea come esempio di documentazione diplomatica ; Maria Voltaggio, "... et stavan confusamente" : la storia delle carte del monastero di San Cosimato di Roma ; Gemma Guerrini Ferri, I libri di suor Orsola Formicini : (Roma, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, mss. Varia 5 e Varia 6) ; Maurizio Gargano, Papa Sisto IV Della Rovere e Roma : architettura civile e religiosa nella seconda metà del XV secolo ; Romolo Augusto Staccioli, Trastevere nell’antichità e le testimonianze archeologiche nell’area di San Cosimato ; Paola Mazzei, Aquae in Transtiberim : gli acquedotti e le utenze idriche della XIV regione ; Antonella Lumacone, L’area di San Cosimato : tre proposte di musealizzazione dei suoi reperti archeologici ; Roberto Einaudi, Un progetto per San Cosimato ; Laura Gigli, Il restauro del portale di San Cosimato ; Laura Gigli, Aurea e le basi per un primo repertorio delle fonti idriche ; Maria Milazzi, Un dipinto di Antonio del Massaro a S. Cosimato : la Madonna in trono tra i santi Francesco e Chiara ; Gemma Guerrini Ferri, La "Madonna del coro" : la storia dell’icona di San Cosimato nei manoscritti di suor Orsola Formicini ; (Roma, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, mss. Varia 5 e Varia 6) ; Paolo Peretti, Necessità del restauro filologico di un organo antico : considerazioni generali ; Quintilio Palozzi, L’organo di anonimo del sec. XVIII nella chiesa di San Cosimato a Roma (a.D. MCCCCLXXV) ; Michel Formentelli, Descrizione dell’organo di San Cosimato : le sue condizioni, il suo restauro ; Gemma Guerrini Ferri, Breve nota per la storia dell’organo di San Cosimato. (Quaderni di TestoeSenso, 1)

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Item Number: 146089
Title: Empire of the Senses : Sensory Practices of Colonialism in Early America
Author: Hacke, Daniela
Price: $156.00
ISBN: 9789004340633
Record created on 06/27/17
Description: Leiden: Brill, 2017. 24cm., hardcover, 335pp. illus.

Summary: Empire of the Senses brings together pathbreaking scholarship on the role the five senses played in early America. With perspectives from across the hemisphere, exploring individual senses and multi-sensory frameworks, the volume explores how sensory perception helped frame cultural encounters, colonial knowledge, and political relationships. From early French interpretations of intercultural touch, to English plans to restructure the scent of Jamaica, these essays elucidate different ways the expansion of rival European empires across the Americas involved a vast interconnected range of sensory experiences and practices. Empire of the Senses offers a new comparative perspective on the way European imperialism was constructed, operated, implemented and, sometimes, counteracted by rich and complex new sensory frameworks in the diverse contexts of early America.

Contents: 1. Touching on Communication: Visual and Textual Representations of Touch as Friendship in Early Colonial Encounters, Céline Carayon. 2. Mission Soundscapes: Demons, Jesuits, and Sounds in Antonio Ruiz de Montoya's Conquista Espiritual (1639), Jutta Toelle. 3. Singing with Strangers in Early Seventeenth-century New France, Michaela Ann Cameron. 4. The Pain of Senses Escaping: Eighteenth-century Europeans and the Sensory Challenges of the Caribbean, Annika Raapke. 5. Color Visions: Perceiving Nature in the Portuguese Atlantic World, Marília dos Santos Lopes. 6. Colonial Sensescapes: Thomas Harriot and the Production of Knowledge, Daniela Hacke. 7. Merian and the Pineapple: Visual Representation of the Senses, Megan Baumhammer and Claire Kennedy. 8. "Delightful a Fragrance": Native American Olfactory Aesthetics Within the Eighteenth-century Anglo-American Botanical Community, Andrew Kettler. 9. The Aromas of Flora's Wide Domains: Cultivating Gardens, Aromas, and Political Subjects in the Late Seventeenth-century English Atlantic, Kate Mulry. 10. Exploring Underwater Worlds: Diving in the Late Seventeenth-/Early Eighteenth-century British Empire, Rebekka von Mallinckrodt. (Early American History Series, 8)

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