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The Resource Sublime beauty : Raphael's Portrait of a lady with a unicorn, Esther Bell ; with contributions by Linda Wolk-Simon and Mary Shay-Millea

Sublime beauty : Raphael's Portrait of a lady with a unicorn, Esther Bell ; with contributions by Linda Wolk-Simon and Mary Shay-Millea

Label
Sublime beauty : Raphael's Portrait of a lady with a unicorn
Title
Sublime beauty
Title remainder
Raphael's Portrait of a lady with a unicorn
Statement of responsibility
Esther Bell ; with contributions by Linda Wolk-Simon and Mary Shay-Millea
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sublime Beauty: Raphael's Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn focuses on one of the artist's most beguiling and enigmatic paintings and the mysterious blond sitter who epitomized his female portraiture during his Florentine period. Two essays by leading specialists in Renaissance art, Linda Wolk-Simon and Mary Shay-Millea, explore the stylistic relationship between this masterpiece and Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, and the link to Petrarch and popular notions of beauty in Renaissance art. They examine attributions and the painting's distinct iconography, and why, in place of the usual lapdog the woman holds a unicorn"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
759.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND623.R2
LC item number
A66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bell, Esther
  • Wolk-Simon, Linda
  • Shay-Millea, Mary
  • Coliva, Anna
  • Cincinnati Art Museum
  • Legion of Honor (San Francisco, Calif.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Raphael
  • Raphael
  • ART
  • ART
  • ART
  • ART
Label
Sublime beauty : Raphael's Portrait of a lady with a unicorn, Esther Bell ; with contributions by Linda Wolk-Simon and Mary Shay-Millea
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This catalog accompanies the exhibition Sublime Beauty: Raphael's Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn on display at Cincinnati Art Museum from October 3, 2015-January 3, 2016 and at The Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco from January 9-April 10, 2016."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908087985
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781907804731
Lccn
2015017122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781907804731
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)908087985
  • (Sirsi) a1948187
Label
Sublime beauty : Raphael's Portrait of a lady with a unicorn, Esther Bell ; with contributions by Linda Wolk-Simon and Mary Shay-Millea
Publication
Note
"This catalog accompanies the exhibition Sublime Beauty: Raphael's Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn on display at Cincinnati Art Museum from October 3, 2015-January 3, 2016 and at The Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco from January 9-April 10, 2016."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908087985
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781907804731
Lccn
2015017122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781907804731
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)908087985
  • (Sirsi) a1948187

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