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Giotto and the Language of Gesture - First Edition

£45.00

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Published 1990. A study of gestures in Giotto's paintings, of their function in his art and the sources from which they are derived. Giotto depicted gestures to express emotions, and to show the character of figures and situations, and his consistency in their use shows that he was aware of their symbolic nature.

A very good copy in very good condition. Clean text solid binding and intact spine.

Item details

Author(s):
Barasch, Moshe
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521386608
Number of pages:
196
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Giotto and the Language of Gesture

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Published 1990. A study of gestures in Giotto's paintings, of their function in his art and the sources from which they are derived. Giotto depicted gestures to express emotions, and to show the character of figures and situations, and his consistency in their use shows that he was aware of their symbolic nature.

A very good copy in very good condition. Clean text solid binding and intact spine.

Author(s):
Barasch, Moshe
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521386608
Number of pages:
196
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Giotto and the Language of Gesture

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