Joannes Sambucus And The Learned Image

This volume provides the first full study of Sambucus' influential Neo-Latin emblem book.

Joannes Sambucus And The Learned Image

This volume provides the first full study of Sambucus' influential Neo-Latin emblem book. By analysing individual emblems and the historical contexts in which they were shaped, a new picture emerges of the use of the emblem for Renaissance humanists.

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Joannes Sambucus And The Learned Image
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Arnoud S. Q. Visser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume provides the first full study of Sambucus' influential Neo-Latin emblem book. By analysing individual emblems and the historical contexts in which they were shaped, a new picture emerges of the use of the emblem for Renaissance humanists.
Joannes Sambucus (1531 - 1584) and the Learned Image
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Arnoud Silvester Quartus Visser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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Joannes Sambucus (1531 - 1584) and the Learned Image
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Arnoud Silvester Quartus Visser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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The Invention of the Emblem Book and the Transmission of Knowledge, ca. 1510-1610
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Karl A.E. Enenkel
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-13 - Publisher: BRILL

This study draws a new picture of the invention of the emblem book, and discusses the textual and pictorial means that were developed in order to transmit knowledge, from Alciato to Vaenius, with special emphasis on the emblem commentary and natural history.
The Emblem in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Peter M. Daly
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

The emblem was big business in early-modern Europe, used extensively not only in printed books and broadsheets, but also to decorate pottery, metalware, furniture, glass and windows and numerous other domestic, devotional and political objects. At its most basic level simply a combination of symbolic visual image and texts, an