By Jane Campbell Hutchison
Hutchison's ebook is a whole advisor on Durer and the examine on his paintings, his historic import and his aesthetic legacy.
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12. ——. ” New Perspectives on the Art of Renaissance Nuremberg: Five Essays, 40–62. Ed. Jeffrey Chipps Smith. Huntington Art Gallery, 1985. Discusses the proliferation of popular woodcuts and broadsheets in early sixteenth-century Nuremberg as a function of the lack of restrictive guild regulations. Includes interesting archival references to the refusal of the City Council to issue such regulations, despite the petitions of numerous local Briefmaler and Kartenmaler, many of whom were forced to take on second jobs, such as dealing in rags (presumably for sale to paper mills).
5 (May 1975), 165–171]. 54. Bashir-Hecht, Herma. Der Mensch als Pilger. Albrecht Dürer und die Esoterik der Akademien seiner Zeit, Stuttgart: Urachhaus, . Deals primarily with Dürer’s woodcut Gerson as Pilgrim (1494), used as the title page for Wimpfeling’s edition (Strassburg, 1502) of the works of Jean Gerson (1363–1429), the former Chancellor of the University of Paris. Explicates the astrological and astronomical symbols on Gerson’s coat-of-arms and gives biographical material on Gerson.
Essential. 66. J. ” Archiv für Kulturgeschichte 55 (1973):35–55. Review of the publications of 1971, produced in honor of the five hundredth anniversary of the artist’s birth. 67. Berlin, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz. Das Berliner Kupferstichkabinett. Ein Handbuch zur Sammlung, compiled by Alexander Dückers. Berlin: Staatliche Museen, . An essential work. Reflects the state of affairs in newly reunified Berlin, and in new quarters at the Kulturforum in the Tiergarten area of the city.