An Introduction to Iconography: Symbols, Allusions and by Roelof van Straten

By Roelof van Straten

to be had for the 1st time in English, An Introduction to Iconography explains the ways in which artists use references and allusions to create which means. The publication provides the historic, theoretical, and sensible elements of iconography and ICONCLASS, the great iconographical indexing approach constructed through Henri van de Waal. It offers specific emphasis to the historical past of iconography, personification, allegory, and logos, and the literary resources that tell iconographic readings, and contains annotated bibliographies of books and magazine articles from all over the world which are linked to iconographic research.
The writer of various articles and a four-volume reference paintings on Italian prints, Roelof van Straten is at the moment engaged on an iconographic index protecting the prints of Goltzius and his school.

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