Albrecht Durer: A Guide to Research (Artist Resource Manuals)

By Jane Campbell Hutchison

Hutchison's e-book is an entire consultant on Durer and the study on his paintings, his historic import and his aesthetic legacy.

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Behling, Lottlisa. “Eine “ampel”-artige Planze von Albrecht Dürer: Curcurbita lagenaria L. auf dem Hieronymus-Stich von 1514. ” Pantheon 30, no. five (1970): 396–400. Identifies the gourd placing within the best foreground of Dürer’s St. Jerome in His learn and indicates symbolic which means. (See additionally Parshall 1971. ) sixty two. ——. “Zur Ikonographie einiger Pflanzendarstellungen von Dürer. ” Jahrbuch der Kunsthistorischen Sammlungen in Wien 82/83 (n. s. vol. XLVI/XLVII) (1986): pp. 43–56. The author’s paper for the 1985 Albertina symposium accompanying the foreign exhibition of nature reviews via Dürer and his fans. Addresses the prospective conventional symbolism of the crops within the nice Piece of Turf: for instance, dandelions are also present in Meister Francke’s altarpieces and somewhere else as symbols of the Resurrection. additionally offers with Dürer’s use of flora corresponding to iris, columbine, lilies of the valley, and Maybells that experience extra regularly occurring Christian symbolism. [Behling is the writer of a typical reference paintings at the symbolism of vegetation in overdue medieval paintings, Die Pflanzen der Mittelalterlichen Tafelmalerei, Weimar, 1957. ] sixty three. Benecke, Gerhard. Maximilian I (1459–1519). An Analytical Biography, London: 1982. a very good glossy biography of Dürer’s Imperial consumer. yet see additionally the definitive five-volume Kaiser Maximilian I by means of H. Wiesflecker (Munich, 1971– 1986). sixty four. Benesch, Otto. German portray from Dürer to Holbein, Geneva: variants d’Albert Skira, 1966, passim. 38 ALBRECHT DÜRER: A advisor to analyze A fantastically illustrated publication (selected work purely) for the final reader, via the previous director of the Albertina Museum, Vienna. geared up into chapters on such subject matters as Chiliasm 1490–1500, the quest for shape and the hot Microcosm, The Age of the nice Altarpieces, The Spell of Nature, Doctrine, The Formation of the nature Portrait, and Cosmic views. decide upon bibliography. sixty five. Benzing, Josef. “Humanismus in Nürnberg 1500–1540. ” Albrecht Dürers Umwelt. Festschrift zum 500. Geburtstag, 255–296. Eds. Gerhard Hirschmann and Fritz Schnelbögl. Nürnberger Forschungen, 15. Nürnberg: Verein für Geschichte der Stadt Nürnberg, An annotated bibliography of a few 341 goods released in Nuremberg throughout the years in query. crucial. sixty six. Berbig, H. J. “Sammelbericht über die Literatur zum Dürer-Jahr 1971. ” Archiv für Kulturgeschichte fifty five (1973):35–55. evaluate of the guides of 1971, produced in honor of the 500th anniversary of the artist’s beginning. sixty seven. Berlin, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz. Das Berliner Kupferstichkabinett. Ein Handbuch zur Sammlung, compiled through Alexander Dückers. Berlin: Staatliche Museen, [1994]. an important paintings. displays the scenario in newly reunified Berlin, and in new quarters on the Kulturforum within the Tiergarten region of town. the gathering now numbers nearly 80 thousand 80,000 works on paper, courting from the fourteenth century to the current, in addition to manuscripts and incunabula. Berlin owns woodblocks in addition to a wide selection of prints and drawings via Dürer.

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