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The Resource The Egyptian renaissance : the afterlife of ancient Egypt in early modern Italy, Brian Curran

The Egyptian renaissance : the afterlife of ancient Egypt in early modern Italy, Brian Curran

Label
The Egyptian renaissance : the afterlife of ancient Egypt in early modern Italy
Title
The Egyptian renaissance
Title remainder
the afterlife of ancient Egypt in early modern Italy
Statement of responsibility
Brian Curran
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curran, Brian A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DG445
LC item number
.C93 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Egyptology
  • Renaissance
Label
The Egyptian renaissance : the afterlife of ancient Egypt in early modern Italy, Brian Curran
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-411) and index
Contents
The memory of Egypt -- Egyptian monuments from antiquity to the Middle Ages -- Humanists and hieroglyphs -- Egyptian monuments for Renaissance princes -- Sacred writings : Hermes Trismegistus and hieroglyphic epigraphy -- Egyptian ancestors : Alexander VI, Pinturicchio, and Annius of Viterbo -- Egypt in Venice : Francesco Colonna and Gentile Bellini -- Cleopatra and the second Julius : Egypt and the dream of empire in High Renaissance Rome -- Egyptian lives (and afterlives) in the Rome of the Medici popes -- Hieroglyphic studies in the High Renaissance -- The scepter of Osiris : Egyptian mysteries in the Missal of Cardinal Pompeo Colonna -- Conclusion : The Egyptian in the mirror
Control code
70698945
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xiv, 431 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9780226128931
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006024210
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)70698945
Label
The Egyptian renaissance : the afterlife of ancient Egypt in early modern Italy, Brian Curran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-411) and index
Contents
The memory of Egypt -- Egyptian monuments from antiquity to the Middle Ages -- Humanists and hieroglyphs -- Egyptian monuments for Renaissance princes -- Sacred writings : Hermes Trismegistus and hieroglyphic epigraphy -- Egyptian ancestors : Alexander VI, Pinturicchio, and Annius of Viterbo -- Egypt in Venice : Francesco Colonna and Gentile Bellini -- Cleopatra and the second Julius : Egypt and the dream of empire in High Renaissance Rome -- Egyptian lives (and afterlives) in the Rome of the Medici popes -- Hieroglyphic studies in the High Renaissance -- The scepter of Osiris : Egyptian mysteries in the Missal of Cardinal Pompeo Colonna -- Conclusion : The Egyptian in the mirror
Control code
70698945
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xiv, 431 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9780226128931
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006024210
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)70698945

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