Caravaggio

Written By Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
Caravaggio
  • Publsiher : University of Delaware Press
  • Release : 03 August 2021
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
  • Pages : 145 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Caravaggio written by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio which was release on 03 August 2021, this book published by University of Delaware Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This volume considers Caravaggio's revolutionary "realism" from a range of perspectives by a plurality of leading scholars. First, it advances our understanding of Caravaggio's relationship with the "new" science of observation championed by Galileo. Second, it examines afresh the theoretical nature of Caravaggio's seemingly direct "realism." Third, it extends the horizons of research on Caravaggio's complex intellectual and social milieu between high and low cultures. Fourth, it redefines our understanding of the relationship between Caravaggio's life and his art in historical terms.

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
  • Publisher : University of Delaware Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 145
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : This volume considers Caravaggio's revolutionary "realism" from a range of perspectives by a plurality of leading scholars. First, it advances our understanding of Caravaggio's relationship with the "new" science of observation championed by Galileo. Second, it examines afresh the theoretical nature of Caravaggio's seemingly direct "realism." Third, it extends the ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : John Varriano
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release Date : 2010-11-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : The dramatic realism of Caravaggio's art has fascinated viewers since the seventeenth century. Yet no prior monograph presents the thorough investigation of Caravaggio's "realism" ventured in John Varriano's remarkable book. Forgoing the "life and works" format of most earlier monographs, Varriano concentrates on uncovering the principles and practices -- the ...

Quoting Caravaggio

Quoting Caravaggio
  • Author : Mieke Bal
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2001-03
  • Total pages : 305
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : The author's primary object of investigation in this text is not the Caravaggio, but rather the issue of temporality in art. She analyzes the productives relationship between Caravaggio and a number of late-20th century artists who "quote" the baroque master in their own works....

Quoting Caravaggio

Quoting Caravaggio
  • Author : Maria Gertrudis Bal,Mieke Bal
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 1999-08
  • Total pages : 305
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : A rigorous, rewarding work, "Quoting Caravaggio" is at once a meditation on history as a creative, nonlinear process; a study of the work of Caravaggio and the Baroque; and a brilliant critical exposition of contemporary artistic expression. 62 color plates. 25 halftones....

Michelangelo Merisi Da Caravaggio

Michelangelo Merisi Da Caravaggio
  • Author : Catherine Puglisi
  • Publisher : Phaidon Incorporated Limited
  • Release Date : 2000-01-03
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Making full use of new research and dramatic recent discoveries, Catherine Puglisi explores the life and times of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610) and presents all of his works in color. 230 illustrations, 220 in color....

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Sybille Ebert-Schifferer
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release Date : 2012-06-05
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : The young Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610) created a major stir in late-sixteenth-century Rome with the groundbreaking naturalism and highly charged emotionalism of his paintings. One might think, given the vast number of books that have been written about him, that everything that could possibly be said about the artist has ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Richard Vetere
  • Publisher : Dramatic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 88
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : "Cast: 6m., 1w., extras if desired. Caravaggio is set in Rome in 1600 when the city was vibrant with artists, powerful religious leaders, the Inquisition and street violence. A famous painter in his lifetime, Caravaggio kills a man in a brawl and finds a bounty on his head put there not ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Helen Langdon
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-04-24
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Of all Italian painters, Caravaggio (c. 1565-1609) speaks most intensely to the modern world. His early works suggest a fascination with his own youth and sexuality and the trancience of love and beauty his later religious art speaks of violence, passion, solitude and death. Ugly, almost brutal-looking, Caravaggio was constantly ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : DavidM. Stone
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : As this collection of essays makes clear, the paths to grasping the complexity of Caravaggio?s art are multiple and variable. Art historians from the UK and North America offer new or recently updated interpretations of the works of seventeenth-century Italian painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio and of his many ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Howard Hibbard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Caravaggio was one of the most important Italian painters of the 17th century. He was, in fact, the wellspring of Baroque painting. In Hibbard's words, Caravaggio's paintings "speak to us more personally and more poignantly than any others of the time". In this study, Howard Hibbard evaluates the work of ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Félix Witting,M.L. Patrizi
  • Publisher : Parkstone International
  • Release Date : 2012-05-08
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : After staying in Milan for his apprenticeship, Michelangelo da Caravaggio arrived in Rome in 1592. There he started to paint with both realism and psychological analysis of the sitters. Caravaggio was as temperamental in his painting as in his wild life. As he also responded to prestigious Church commissions, his dramatic ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Leo Bersani,Ulysse Dutoit
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-25
  • Total pages : 104
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Caravaggio (1986), Derek Jarman's portrait of the Italian Baroque artist, shows the painter at work with models drawn from Rome's homeless and prostitutes, and his relationship with two very different lovers: Ranuccio, played by Sean Bean, and Lena, played by Tilda Swinton. It is probably the closest Derek Jarman came to ...

Caravaggio

Caravaggio
  • Author : Marissa Moss
  • Publisher : Creston Books
  • Release Date : 2019-08-01
  • Total pages : 345
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Caravaggio was on a defiant mission to change the art world. Before him, there were pastel-colored idealized visions, polite paintings for a polite society. After him, there were slews of imitators, trying to grasp his brilliant slashes of light and dark, his people who looked more like your neighbor than ...

The Age of Caravaggio

The Age of Caravaggio
  • Author : Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Combines a history of Caravaggio criticism through four centuries, with reproductions of many of the great works by the Italian painter of the late sixteenth century and outstanding examples from the oeuvre of the painters he influenced...

Caravaggio in Context

Caravaggio in Context
  • Author : John F. Moffitt
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2015-02-18
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 9780874139365
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Summary : Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610) has long been recognized as one of the great innovators in the history of art. Through detailed analysis of paintings from his early Roman period, 1594–1602, this study now situates his art firmly within both its humanistic and its scientific context. Here, both his revolutionary painterly techniques—...