The Cicerone: Jacob Burckhardt: Works: Der Cicerone (; The Cicerone, ) is a comprehensive study of Italian art, geographically arranged in the form of. The Cicerone: An Art Guide to Painting in Italy. for the Use of Travellers and Students [Jacob Burckhardt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Cicerone: An art Guide to Painting in Italy for the use of Travellers and Students; [Jacob Burckhardt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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May not be open to the public ; ND Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. As an intro duction to the study of Italian Art it still holds its own place and fully justifies a reprint.

Check copyright status Cite this Title The cicerone: The University of Sydney. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. Physical Description xi, p. He was also amply aware of the rapid political and economic changes taking place in the Europe of his day and commented in his lectures and writings on the Industrial Revolutionthe European political upheavals of his day, and the growing European nationalism and militarism.

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Open to the public ; Inhe brought out new editions of Kugler’s two great works, Geschichte der Malerei and Kunstgeschichteand inhe published his own work, Die Zeit Constantins des Grossen “The Age of Constantine the Great “. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

History of art Cultural history. Burckhardt’s historical writings did much to establish the importance of art in the study of history; indeed, he was one of the “founding fathers of art history” but also one of the original creators of cultural history. Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? He was a member of the patrician Burckhardt family. Events amply fulfilled his prediction of a cataclysmic 20th century, in which violent demagogues whom he called “terrible simplifiers” would play central roles.


These 2 locations in Victoria: As a Swiss, Burckhardt was also cool to German nationalism and to German claims cicfrone cultural and intellectual superiority. More than that, it occupies a unique place; for the overwhelming mass of literature on Italian Art, printed during the last two decades, includes not a single burckharvt that can vie with Dr Burckhardt’s, as regards terse completeness and practical arrangement. The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy was the most influential interpretation of the Italian Renaissance in the 19th century and is still widely burchardt.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Connoisseurship, criticism and art history in the nineteenth century. University of Newcastle Library.

It provides his insights and interpretation of the events of the entire sweep of Western Civilization from Antiquity to the Age of Ciecrone, including the Middle Ages, History from tothe History of the Seventeenth and the Eighteenth Centuries. In contrast to Voigt, who confined his studies to early Italian humanismBurckhardt dealt with all aspects of Renaissance society. He was one of the first historians to rise above the narrow 19th-century notion that burckhartd is past politics and politics current history.

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He is known as one of the major progenitors of cultural history. Wikisource has original works written by or about: Alongside all swindlers the state now stands there as swindler-in-chief”. The University of Melbourne Library.


Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. Lists What are lists? University of Queensland Library. Skip to content Skip to search. He finished his degree in and went to the University of Berlin to study history, [3] especially art history, then a new field. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user ciicerone at the top right of any screen. Tags What are tags?

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Open to the public English Also Titled Art guide to painting in Italy. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Public Private login e. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource. His innovative approach to historical research stressed the importance of art and javob inestimable value as a primary source for the study of history.

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The University of Melbourne. Description Excerpt from The Cicerone: