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Arcimboldo
Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann

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Arcimboldo
visual jokes, natural history, and still-life painting
Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann.

Published 2009 by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Arcimboldo's Lombard origins
Arcimboldo from 1562: the creation of composite heads
Learning, poetry, and art
Serious jokes
Natural philosophy, natural history, and nature painting
Nature studies
Arcimboldo and the origins of still life
Arcimboldo's paradoxical paintings and the origins of still life
Conclusion: Arcimboldo in the history of art
Appendix 1. Arcimboldo, the Facchini, and popular culture
Appendix 2. Arcimboldo and Meda at Monza
Appendix 3. Concordance of Arcimboldo images from the Aldrovandi letter, Bologna
Dresden Kupferstich-kabinett ca 213, Vienna (cod. min. 42) and the 'museum' of Rudolf II (cod min. 129 and 130).

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
759.5
Library of Congress
ND623.A7 K38 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23235663M
Internet Archive
arcimboldovisual00kauf
ISBN 10
0226426866
ISBN 13
9780226426860
LC Control Number
2009020600
OCLC/WorldCat
317922854
Library Thing
9768859
Goodreads
7126794

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