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The Resource Circa 1492 : art in the age of exploration, edited by Jay A. Levenson

Circa 1492 : art in the age of exploration, edited by Jay A. Levenson

Label
Circa 1492 : art in the age of exploration
Title
Circa 1492
Title remainder
art in the age of exploration
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jay A. Levenson
Title variation
Art in the age of exploration
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CB367
LC item number
.C57 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
Circa 1492 : art in the age of exploration, edited by Jay A. Levenson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Catalogue for a major quincentenary exhibition to be held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C
  • Text in triple columns
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • The realms of pride and awe / Daniel J. Boorstin -- Circa 1492 : history and art / Jay A. Levenson -- Observations and beliefs : the world of the Catalan atlas / Jean Michel Massing -- Portuguese navigation : its historical development / Luís de Albuquerque -- Spain in the age of exploration : crossroads of artistic cultures / Jonathan Brown -- Sculpture in Castile c. 1492 / J.J. Martín González -- The Spain of Ferdinand and Isabella / Richard Kagan -- The art of western Africa in the age of exploration / Ezio Bassani -- 'The gorgeous East' : trade and tribute in the Islamic empires / J. Michael Rogers -- Picturing the Levant / Julian Raby -- Maps and the rationalization of geographic space / David Woodward -- Tradition and innovation : Columbus' first voyage and Portuguese navigation in the fifteenth century / Francis Maddison
  • The mean and measure of all things / Martin Kemp -- Michelangelo 1492 / Giulio Carlo Argan -- The quest for the exotic : Albrecht Dürer in the Netherlands / Jean Michael Massing -- Circa 1492 in Japan : Columbus and the legend of golden Cipangu / Martin Collcutt -- Art in Japan 1450-1550 / Sherman E. Lee -- The Kangnido : a Korean world map, 1402 / Gari Ledyard -- Korean painting of the early Chosŏn period / Sherman E. Lee -- China in the age of Columbus / F.W. Mote -- Art in China 1450-1550 / Sherman E. Lee -- Encounters with India : land of gold, spices, and matters spiritual / Stuart Cary Welch -- The Aztec empire : realm of the smoking mirror / Michael D. Coe -- The Aztec gods : how many? / Miguel Léon-Portilla -- The Taínos : principal inhabitants of Columbus' Indies / Irving Rouse and José Juan Arrom -- Early European images of America : the ethnographic approach / Jean Michel Massing
  • Signs of division, symbols of unity : art in the Inka empire / Craig Morris -- The falcon and the serpent : life in the southeastern United States at the time of Columbus / James A. Brown -- Emblems of power in the chiefdoms of the new world / Warwick Bray -- A world united / J.H. Elliott
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
671 p.
Isbn
9780300051674
Lccn
91050590
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 103.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated creme glazed wrappers. "The Pepper Harvest in Coilum" by Boucicant Master, (TLS : n.d.), newspaper clipping, 1 leaf, laid in.
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24107945
  • ucoclc24107945
Label
Circa 1492 : art in the age of exploration, edited by Jay A. Levenson
Publication
Note
  • Catalogue for a major quincentenary exhibition to be held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C
  • Text in triple columns
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • The realms of pride and awe / Daniel J. Boorstin -- Circa 1492 : history and art / Jay A. Levenson -- Observations and beliefs : the world of the Catalan atlas / Jean Michel Massing -- Portuguese navigation : its historical development / Luís de Albuquerque -- Spain in the age of exploration : crossroads of artistic cultures / Jonathan Brown -- Sculpture in Castile c. 1492 / J.J. Martín González -- The Spain of Ferdinand and Isabella / Richard Kagan -- The art of western Africa in the age of exploration / Ezio Bassani -- 'The gorgeous East' : trade and tribute in the Islamic empires / J. Michael Rogers -- Picturing the Levant / Julian Raby -- Maps and the rationalization of geographic space / David Woodward -- Tradition and innovation : Columbus' first voyage and Portuguese navigation in the fifteenth century / Francis Maddison
  • The mean and measure of all things / Martin Kemp -- Michelangelo 1492 / Giulio Carlo Argan -- The quest for the exotic : Albrecht Dürer in the Netherlands / Jean Michael Massing -- Circa 1492 in Japan : Columbus and the legend of golden Cipangu / Martin Collcutt -- Art in Japan 1450-1550 / Sherman E. Lee -- The Kangnido : a Korean world map, 1402 / Gari Ledyard -- Korean painting of the early Chosŏn period / Sherman E. Lee -- China in the age of Columbus / F.W. Mote -- Art in China 1450-1550 / Sherman E. Lee -- Encounters with India : land of gold, spices, and matters spiritual / Stuart Cary Welch -- The Aztec empire : realm of the smoking mirror / Michael D. Coe -- The Aztec gods : how many? / Miguel Léon-Portilla -- The Taínos : principal inhabitants of Columbus' Indies / Irving Rouse and José Juan Arrom -- Early European images of America : the ethnographic approach / Jean Michel Massing
  • Signs of division, symbols of unity : art in the Inka empire / Craig Morris -- The falcon and the serpent : life in the southeastern United States at the time of Columbus / James A. Brown -- Emblems of power in the chiefdoms of the new world / Warwick Bray -- A world united / J.H. Elliott
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
671 p.
Isbn
9780300051674
Lccn
91050590
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 103.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated creme glazed wrappers. "The Pepper Harvest in Coilum" by Boucicant Master, (TLS : n.d.), newspaper clipping, 1 leaf, laid in.
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24107945
  • ucoclc24107945

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