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By Roelof van Straten

on hand 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 e-book provides the old, theoretical, and functional facets of iconography and ICONCLASS, the great iconographical indexing method built through Henri van de Waal. It provides specific emphasis to the historical past of iconography, personification, allegory, and logos, and the literary resources that tell iconographic readings, and comprises annotated bibliographies of books and magazine articles from around the globe 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 present engaged on an iconographic index overlaying the prints of Goltzius and his school.

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