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Fritz Saxl; eds. Hugh Honour & John Fleming; intro. E. H. Gombrich.
A Heritage of Images: A Selection of Lectures.

Published Harmondsworth: Penguin (Peregrine Books), 1970.
[No ISBN].
Binding: paperback, stitch bound.
Printer: Hazell Watson & Viney, Aylesbury.
Size: 129x196x14mm.
Page count: 154 plus 128pp.
Main language: English.
Overal condition fair to good: this copy has some general wear on the covers, especially at the edges and corners; the spine is slightly skewed, but not creased from reading; original price inked over on the back cover, otherwise appears to be free of marking.


This item £12.00
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Weight without packaging: 312g.

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Selected from Fritz's Lectures (Warburg Institute, 1957).

Contents:
Continuity & variation in the meaning of images;
Revival of late antique astrology;
Petrarch in Venice;
Bellini & Mantegna as antiquarians;
Titian & Aretino;
A humanist dreamland;
Dürer & the reformation;
Holbein & the reformation.

Notes: at foot of page
Tables: no
Illustrations: 128 pages of monochrome plates
Maps & plans: no
Genealogies: no
Chronology: no
Glossary: no
Bibliography: works by Saxl
Index: yes

 

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