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Author Cohen, Simona.

Title Transformations of time and temporality in Medieval and Renaissance art / by Simona Cohen
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 356 pages, 16 leaves of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Brill's studies in intellectual history ; Volume 228. Brill's studies on art, art history, and intellectual history ; Volume 6
Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 228
Brill's studies in intellectual history. Brill's studies on art, art history, and intellectual history ; v. 6.
Contents Introduction -- Part one: Sources and prototypes of the renaissance iconography of time. Concepts of time in classical philosophy -- Classical personifications of time -- Early Christian and medieval concepts of time -- Time and temporality in medieval art -- The Romanesque zodiac: its symbolic function on the church facade -- Part two: Changing concepts of time in the renaissance. Introduction: Changing concepts of time in the renaissance -- The renaissance personification of time in illustrations to Petrarch's Trionfo del Tempo -- Time, virtuousness and wisdom in Giorgione's Castelfranco fresco -- Kairos/Occasio -- Vicissitudes of propitious time from antiquity to the renaissance -- Veritas filia temporis: time in Cinquecento propaganda -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Art, Medieval -- Themes, motives.
Art, Renaissance -- Themes, motives
Time in art.
Time perception -- Europe -- History
Time -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History
Art, Medieval -- Themes, motives.
Art, Renaissance -- Themes, motives.
Time in art.
Time perception.
Time -- Social aspects.
Europe.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1306565332
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9781306565332
9789004267862