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Title:Emblemata: The emblem books of Andrea Alciato
Author(s):Bregman, Alvan M.
Subject(s):Emblems
Emblem books
Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550
Leaf books
Illustrated books
Abstract:A study of the life and works of the legal scholar and humanist, Andrea Alciato (1492-1550), the originator of the emblem book. The nature of the emblem is elucidated and placed in its historical, intellectual and artistic contexts, with special attention paid to the many and varied published manifestations of Alciato’s emblems from 1531 to 1621.
Issue Date:2007
Publisher:Bird & Bull Press, Newtown, PA
Genre:Book
Type:Text
Language:English
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/14822
Publication Status:published or submitted for publication
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Copyright Alvan Bregman 2007
Date Available in IDEALS:2010-01-20


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