La parola e l'immagine
Studi in onore di Gianni Venturi

A cura di Marco Ariani, Arnaldo Bruni, Anna Dolfi e Andrea Gareffi

2011, cm 17 x 24, 2 tomi di viii-892 pp. con 42 figg. n.t. e 35 tavv. f.t. di cui 10 a colori.

ISBN: 9788822260161

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Painting tends to convey moral meanings through symbols, while literature represents abstract concepts through metaphors and corporeal images. The volumes revolve around this central theme and are divided into sections: the Middle Age and Dante’s «visible speech» (mutual attraction between art and poetry), the 16th-century triumph of painting as «figurative word», the Ferrara of Ariosto and Tasso, 18th-century Enlightenment and Neoclassicism, the extraordinary fusion of imagination and literature in 20th-century imagery.

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