Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9783791319858

Botticelli: Images of Love and Spring (Pegasus Library)

Frank Zoellner Author

4.19 avg rating
( 6 ratings by GoodReads )
Image Not Available

The celebrated allegorical paintings "La Primavera" and "The Birth of Venus" were the source of Botticelli's rediscovery in both the 16th and 19th centuries, and are still regarded as apogees of Florentine Renaissance painting. In this volume, the author closely examines these and other paintings of mythological content by the artist. He retells the stories of classical antiquity from which so many of Botticelli's motifs derive, equipping the reader with tools to better appreciate the narrative quality of the artist's work. Descriptions of Botticelli's artistic virtuosity and explanations as to the important role the artist played in Renaissance painting are accompanied by reproductions. In "Etruscan Spring", the vicissitudes of Botticelli's patron's lives are examined, especially in connection with the intrinsic meanings of the paintings they commissioned from the artist. The author delves into myths and mythological motifs, explores the the theory of "La Primavera" as a wedding portrait, and dwells on the intrigue of masculine desire and female dominance.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Language Notes:

Text: English (translation)
Original Language: German

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 28.95

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.75
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Frank Zoellner Author
Published by Prestel, US (1998)
ISBN 10: 379131985X ISBN 13: 9783791319858
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Crowfly Books
(South Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prestel, US, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Botticelli (illustrator). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. This is a New and Unread copy of the first edition and is sealed (Unopened) in the original publisher's shrink wrap as issued. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 042644

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.75
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Frank Zoellner Author
Published by Prestel
ISBN 10: 379131985X ISBN 13: 9783791319858
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
ExtremelyReliable
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prestel. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX379131985X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Frank Zoellner Author
Published by Prestel Pub, Lakewood, New Jersey, U.S.A. (1998)
ISBN 10: 379131985X ISBN 13: 9783791319858
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
M Street Books
(Washington, DC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prestel Pub, Lakewood, New Jersey, U.S.A., 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 7" X 9.75" tall. Still in the original shrink wrap, never opened, Brand New. Dust Jacket New. Text untouched New. Additional information and photos are always available. We guarantee the condition of every book as described. Returns are always accepted where description differs from the books received. All books are carefully packaged and orders are shipped within 24 hours. We are a traditional book store located in downtown Washington DC. Visitors are encouraged to stop by to browse our inventory by appointment. Bookseller Inventory # 001502

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 45.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Frank Zoellner Author
ISBN 10: 379131985X ISBN 13: 9783791319858
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97837913198581.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 56.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Frank Zoellner Author
Published by Prestel
ISBN 10: 379131985X ISBN 13: 9783791319858
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prestel. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11379131985X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 87.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Frank Zoellner Author
Published by Prestel (1998)
ISBN 10: 379131985X ISBN 13: 9783791319858
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Booked Again
(Summit, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prestel, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-111-X5-6684736

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 91.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds