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Painter and priest

Giovanni Canavesio"s visual rhetoric and the Passion cycle at La Brigue

by VeМЃronique Plesch

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press in Notre Dame, IN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • La Brigue.
    • Subjects:
    • Canavesio, Giovanni, fl. 1450-1500 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Jesus Christ -- Passion -- Art,
    • Notre Dame des Fontaines (Chapel : La Brigue, France),
    • Mural painting and decoration, Italian -- France -- La Brigue,
    • Mural painting and decoration, Medieval -- France -- La Brigue

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementVeronique Plesch.
      GenreArt.
      ContributionsCanavesio, Giovanni, fl. 1450-1500.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND623.C222 P56 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3418762M
      ISBN 100268038880
      LC Control Number2005035134

      In , he joined the Society of Dublin Painters and exhibited with them the following year. He won a Taylor Art Prize at the RDS in and in , he exhibited at the New York World’s Fair. Today is the 70th anniversary of the birth of Father George William Rutler, a priest of the Archdiocese of New York and the pastor of Hell’s Kitchen (how he must love that title). In addition.

      In his slim new book The Philosopher, The Priest, and The Painter, Steven Nadler does not specifically set out to rescue Descartes from ridicule. But by situating him firmly in his time and place.   To compare Nadler’s book itself to a painting, this is a triptych: Descartes is flanked by the painter Hals and the priest Abraham Bloemaert. The unknown priest from Haarlem is the connection between the philosopher and the painter.

        Véronique Plesch Painter and Priest: Giovanni Canavesio’s Visual Rhetoric and the Passion Cycle at La Brigue Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, pp.; color ills.; 33 b/w ills. Cloth $ (). Early life. McNichols was born to Marjory Hart and Stephen L.R. McNichols on J at St. Joseph's Hospital in Denver, Colorado.. McNichols' childhood was dominated by American politics and religion. His grandfather was city auditor for 30 years and, by 2nd grade his father was elected as Colorado's 35th governor. His uncle, William H. McNichols Jr., was mayor of Denver for 14 years.


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How a famous painting opens a window into the life, times, and philosophy of René Descartes. Veronique Plesch's book is a thorough investigation of a late fifteenth-century Passion cycle by the painter and priest Giovanni Canavesio, frescoed in Notre-Dame des Fontaines at La Brigue, at the intersection of Savoyard, Provencal, and Genoese territories.

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A unique combination of philosophy, biography, and art history, The Philosopher, the Priest, and the Painter investigates the remarkable individuals and circumstances behind a small portrait. Through this image--and the intersecting lives of a brilliant philosopher, a Catholic priest, and a gifted painter--Steven Nadler opens a fascinating.

A unique combination of philosophy, biography, and art history, The Philosopher, the Priest, and the Painter investigates the remarkable individuals and circumstances behind a small portrait.

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