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The Chinese Painter as Poet
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Jonathan Chaves
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: China Inst in Amer

This exhibition explores the poetry-painting relationship in Chinese art, the Ways in which the relationship manifested in visual art and the common themes that have inspired painters and poets throughout Chinese history, from the Jin Dynasty (1115 - 1234) through the 20th century. The 36 artworks features paintings, calligraphy, woodblock
Sidney and Junius on Poetry and Painting
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Judith Dundas
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Associated University Presse

"Many of the same ancient authors that appear in The Painting of the Ancients (1638), his English translation of his De pictura veterum (1637), also figure in his annotations to Sidney. Like Sidney's Defence of Poesie, Junius was composing a defense of art against attacks by puritans and other iconoclasts.
Poets on Painters
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: J. D. McClatchy
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-12-21 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

An anthology of essays by such notables as W.B. Yeats, Gertrude Stein, and W.H. Auden offer their views on painting and works by such great painters as Picasso, Van Gogh, and Matisse
Pencils Rhetorique
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Judith Dundas
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

The painting and the poetry of the Renaissance shared the same goal of imitating nature. English poets of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries frequently underlined the force of ut pictura poesis - the ancient analogy between poetry and painting - by means of ekphrases, or descriptions of works of art,
Scenes in the Life of the Saviour
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Rufus Wilmot Griswold
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-24 - Publisher: Forgotten Books

Excerpt from Scenes in the Life of the Saviour: By the Poets and Painters Greatest Poets and Painters of the found the beautiful and immanu'el. The publishers believe a volume containing so many of their productions, illustrative of His Life and Passion, will be welcomed as an appropriate Souvenir in