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Sheds new light on the long history of self portraiture with fresh interpretations of famous examples and new works ideas and anecdotes This broad cultural history of self portraiture brilliantly maps the history of the genre from the earliest myths of Narcissus and the Christian tradition of “bearing witness” to the prolific self image making of today’s contemporary artists Focusing on a perennially popular subject the book tells the vivid history of works that offer insights into artists’ personal psychological and creative worlds Topics include the importance of the medieval mirror craze in early self portraiture; the confessional self portraits of Titian and Michelangelo; the mystiue of the artist’s studio from Vermeer to Velázuez; the role of biography and geography for serial self portraitists such as Courbet and Van Gogh; the multiple selves of modern and contemporary artists such as Cahun and Sherman; and recent developments in the era of globalization Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated the book features the work of a wide range of artists including Beckmann Caravaggio Dürer Gentileschi Ghiberti Giotto Goya Kahlo Kauffman Magritte Mantegna Picasso Poussin Raphael Rembrandt and Van Eyck The full range of the subject is explored including comic and caricature self portraits “invented” or imaginary self portraits and important collections of self portraiture such as that of the Medici 120 illustrations in color and black and white.

self portrait: mobile cultural ebok history download The Self-Portrait: download A Cultural book Self-Portrait: A Cultural book The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBISheds new light on the long history of self portraiture with fresh interpretations of famous examples and new works ideas and anecdotes This broad cultural history of self portraiture brilliantly maps the history of the genre from the earliest myths of Narcissus and the Christian tradition of “bearing witness” to the prolific self image making of today’s contemporary artists Focusing on a perennially popular subject the book tells the vivid history of works that offer insights into artists’ personal psychological and creative worlds Topics include the importance of the medieval mirror craze in early self portraiture; the confessional self portraits of Titian and Michelangelo; the mystiue of the artist’s studio from Vermeer to Velázuez; the role of biography and geography for serial self portraitists such as Courbet and Van Gogh; the multiple selves of modern and contemporary artists such as Cahun and Sherman; and recent developments in the era of globalization Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated the book features the work of a wide range of artists including Beckmann Caravaggio Dürer Gentileschi Ghiberti Giotto Goya Kahlo Kauffman Magritte Mantegna Picasso Poussin Raphael Rembrandt and Van Eyck The full range of the subject is explored including comic and caricature self portraits “invented” or imaginary self portraits and important collections of self portraiture such as that of the Medici 120 illustrations in color and black and white.

❰PDF / Epub❯ ☃ The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History Author Join or create book clubs – Gamegeek-denter.de Sheds new light on the long history of self portraiture with fresh interpretations of famous examples and new works ideas and anecdotes This broad cultural history of self portraiture brilliantly mapsSheds new light on the long history of self portraiture with fresh interpretations of famous examples and new works ideas and anecdotes This broad cultural history of self portraiture brilliantly maps the history of the genre from the earliest myths of Narcissus and the Christian tradition of “bearing witness” to the prolific self image making of today’s contemporary artists Focusing on a perennially popular subject the book tells the vivid history of works that offer insights into artists’ personal psychological and creative worlds Topics include the importance of the medieval mirror craze in early self portraiture; the confessional self portraits of Titian and Michelangelo; the mystiue of the artist’s studio from Vermeer to Velázuez; the role of biography and geography for serial self portraitists such as Courbet and Van Gogh; the multiple selves of modern and contemporary artists such as Cahun and Sherman; and recent developments in the era of globalization Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated the book features the work of a wide range of artists including Beckmann Caravaggio Dürer Gentileschi Ghiberti Giotto Goya Kahlo Kauffman Magritte Mantegna Picasso Poussin Raphael Rembrandt and Van Eyck The full range of the subject is explored including comic and caricature self portraits “invented” or imaginary self portraits and important collections of self portraiture such as that of the Medici 120 illustrations in color and black and white.

The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de

The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de

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  1. Burcham15 Burcham15 says:

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  2. Toolshed Toolshed says:

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  4. Ursula B Ursula B says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIhelpful


  5. Chris Gargan Chris Gargan says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIThe biggest issue with this book is that is scantily illustrated and the images tend to be uite small One needs to read the book sitting at a computer to look up all the references the author makes because the vast majority are not pictured It's a very frustrating experience In addition the color is not very goodAs to the copy Well it's so


  6. David George Moore David George Moore says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIMoore Selfies are uite the craze these days Is this kind of activity new or are we simply availing ourselves of new technology?Hall It’s too early to say how new it’s going to be in the sense of it creating a new genre But what’s clearly different is the ease spontaneity and uantityThe systematic self portrait series is surprisingly old The first artist to make a self portrait series is the British portrait painter Jonathan Richardson 1667 – 1745 In 1728 shortly before retiring from full time portrait painting Richardson began to draw daily self portraits in tandem with daily poems meditating on topics like time ageing and personal morality It coincides with the beginnings of the epistolary novel The poems were written first thing in the morning in summer he often rose at 4am and it is possible the self portrait draw


  7. Tawney L. Mazek Tawney L. Mazek says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIThe artist's place in and meaning to society has changed throughout history and the same is true of self portraits James Hall surveys the changes from the Middle Ages to the present day His structure is to examine ten themes that fall fairly well into a chronological order This works nicely and helps make sense of the give and take between the artist and his time and patrons Each chapter illustrates the theme with works of several artists some well known and others not Although not every work Hall describes is illustrated in the book he gets you to really look at those that are In addition to the illustrations there are


  8. Marion Bevan Marion Bevan says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIA very illuminating work on the history of the self portrait with some unexpected information about the origins of the genreA well written and scholarly book with some beautiful illustrationsAltogether well worth reading and keeping for future reference


  9. Patricia FRAY Patricia FRAY says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIErudite readable and beautifully put together study a must for art students or anyone interested in the self portrait


  10. Ieva Krumina Ieva Krumina says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIThank you Very good materials


  11. SLvW SLvW says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBINo complaints


  12. Ralph Blumenau Ralph Blumenau says:

    The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History PDF/EPUB ò A É PDF/EPUB gamegeek denter.de self portrait: mobile, cultural ebok, history download, The Self-Portrait: download, A Cultural book, Self-Portrait: A Cultural book, The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History MOBIThis is an interesting history of the Self Portrait which covers not only paintings etchings and drawing but also sculpture and pottery Gauguin made a number of self portraits in pottery It is a scholarly book with a great deal on the literary sources which have inspired or may have inspired the work of self portraitists and sometimes we have very long passages about such background and about aspects of the lives of the artists before we get to the discussion of actual self portraits The interpretations of the latter are always interesting even when they sometimes struck me as personal and possibly far fetched on occasions The last chapter on Modern and Contemporary Self Portraits shows in


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