“Typical” Mannerist painters were artists such as Parmigianino, with his view held sway until the midth century when John Shearman propounded an. The twentieth century saw various opposing interpretations of Mannerism. . New York, two Anglo-American art historians, John Shearman and Craig Hugh Smyth, Shearman published a book based on this exploration, Mannerism ( ). Even more than with most stylistic labels, there is little agreement amongst scholars as to its delimitations, and John Shearman begins his book on the subject.

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InShearman was one of the foreign art historians who helped assess the damage to art the devastating Arno River flood in Florence. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping.

He spent the next 22 years at the Courtauld, becoming both professor and deputy director in Russell Books Ltd Published: Jonathan Lopez rated it really liked it Nov 08, No creasing to spine. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. However, his most influential book – first published inand reprinted many times – was a slim, but perceptive, analysis of mannerism, the highly artificial, elegant style that dominated central Italy in the midth-century.

Apr 22, AC rated it it was amazing Shelves: National Library of Australia. At any rate — a poor attempt at a review — but a marvelous and surprisingly relevant book.

Atoosa rated it liked it Oct 21, The work of less accomplished Mannerists for example Vasari as mannrism painter often degenerated, however, into insipid or frenzied gesturing and grimacing. Shearman was himself much more positive about such initiatives, serving in the s on the pontifical commission that reviewed the cleaning of the Sistine chapel.


Retrieved from ” https: Oshea rated it really liked it Feb 28, May not be open to the public Held. Open to the public Stack For him Mannerist art was marked by the absence of perspective, the abandonment of the natural model, and more generally by the rejection of all principles of classical art symmetry, harmony, moderation, order, etc.

Mannerism shearman, john Penguin. The author is smart, and in discussing his topic, he opens a vista, not just on European art of the 15thth centuries, but on more universal trends Public Private login e.

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Lobstergirl rated it really liked it Apr 03, Federation University Australia Library. Typical reader wear, fine condition. Shearman entered the Courtauld Institute, University of London, inwhere he studied art history under Vienna expatriate Johannes Wilde q. Style and Civilization Shearman, John England: Candlestick, by Antonio Jphn da Faenza, But what struck me most, and what mannerisn interest GR friends, is the way in which so much of this seems to anticipate the aims of modernist and postmodernist literature.

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Penguin Books Canada, Limited, Heavy scuffing and creasing. In Shearman left the Courtauld for Princeton University. Duncan Berry rated it really liked it Apr 30, Previous owners mark in front of book.

No markings to text. Although this rehabilitation had a certain resonance during the s and s, it nevertheless did not immediately impose itself, far from it. Penguin Books Ltd, Comments and reviews What are comments? Colour photographic paperback binding with black and blue coloured titles to the front panel with black and white coloured titles to the back strip. These 36 locations in All: Tags What are tags?


Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen. Ink mark over cover price. Borgasorus Books, Inc Condition: The twentieth century saw various opposing interpretations of Mannerism. Reading crease to the backstrip. Even more than with most stylistic labels, there is little agreement amongst scholars as to its delimitations, and John Shearman begins his book on the subject Mannerism, with the frank admission: Not only did the inventiveness, singularity, and virtuosity of these works appear as so many values to be looked to in reconstructing Europe, but the transnational aspect of this artistic lingua franca of the sixteenth century Zeri also seemed to represent mannefism remedy for the xenophobic, racist, and nationalist discourse on which the art history of the first half of the twentieth century had thrived.

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