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Naturerkenntnis und Kunstschaffen : die Discours admirables von Bernard Palissy : Übersetzung und Kommentar / Reinhart Dittmann.

Author:
Dittmann, Reinhart [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
  • German
  • English
Published/​Created:
Berlin ; Boston : Walter De Gruyter GmbH, [2016]
Description:
587 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Summary note:
For the first time, this volume offers a complete German translation of the principal literary work of Bernard Palissy (1510-90), including critical commentary. The tractate by the French ceramic artist represents a major foundational text in art history and the history of science, integrating themes from geoscience with artistic practice. A commentary section examines the implications of the work for the growth of knowledge and discovery. -- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
"Dissertation an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Kultur-, Sozial-und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät 2014." -- T.p. verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Language(s):
In German, translated from the original French. Publisher's summary in English.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Early works.
Publisher's translation:
  • Discovering nature and creating art : Bernhard Palissy's Discours admirables : a translation and commentary
ISBN:
  • 9783110464535
  • 3110464535
LCCN:
2016042473
OCLC:
945979246
RCP:
N - O