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Author Hall, Marcia B.
Title The sacred image in the age of art : Titian, Tintoretto, Barocci, El Greco, Caravaggio / Marcia B. Hall.
Publication Info. New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2011.
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Description ix, 310 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Changing times. Protestants and Catholics in dialogue on images -- The dilemma of naturalism -- Interpreting and narrating the sacred image -- Michelangelo's Last judgment and the failure of the sacred image at midcentury -- The decree and the didactic solution -- The affective response to Trent. Titian : his trip to Rome and after -- Jacopo Tintoretto : sacred narrative and theater -- Federico Barocci : from here to ecstasy -- El Greco : Italy transported to Spain -- Caravaggio : secularizing the sacred, sanctifying the secular -- Conclusion -- Appendix. Decree of the twenty-fifth session of the Council of Trent.
Subject Painting, Renaissance.
Christian art and symbolism -- Europe -- Renaissance, 1450-1600.
Counter-Reformation in art.
Titian, ca. 1488-1576.
Tintoretto, 1518-1594.
Barocci, Federigo, 1528-1612.
Greco, 1541?-1614.
Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da, 1573-1610.
Added Title Titian, Tintoretto, Barocci, El Greco, Caravaggio
ISBN 9780300169676 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300169671 (cloth : alk. paper)