Gender, politics, and allegory in the art of Rubens / Lisa Rosenthal.

Author
Rosenthal, Lisa [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Description
xiv, 312 p., 8 p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-305) and index.
Contents
List of illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Rubens, allegory, and art-historical method -- The Parens patriae: kingship and fatherhood -- Manhood and statehood: Rubens's construction of heroic virtue -- Hercules's distaff: marriage, masculinity, and the pleasures of disempowerment -- Making peace: concord, allegory and violence -- Self-portraiture and the place of paternity -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Selected bibliography.
ISBN
0521842441 (hardback)
LCCN
2005010514
OCLC
59223677
International Article Number
  • 9780521842440
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