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Title Bernini and the birth of Baroque portrait sculpture / edited by Andrea Bacchi, Catherine Hess, and Jennifer Montagu, with the assistance of Anne-Lise Desmas ; with contributions by Andrea Bacchi ... [et al.].

Imprint Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum ; Ottawa : National Gallery of Canada, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    730.92 Bernini,G BER    Available
Description ix, 325 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition at the Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Aug. 5-Oct. 26, 2008, and at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Nov. 28, 2008-Mar. 8, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-319) and index.
Contents Early Bernini -- Rome of the Barberini -- Bernini's portrait drawings -- "Speaking likeness": intimacy and immediacy in Bernini's portraiture -- Alternative paths: Allessandro Algardi and Giuliano Finelli -- Absolute art for absolute powers.
Subject Bernini, Gian Lorenzo, 1598-1680 -- Exhibitions.
Portrait sculpture, Baroque -- Italy -- Rome -- Exhibitions.
Portrait sculpture, Italian -- Italy -- Rome -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Bacchi, Andrea.
Hess, Catherine, 1957-
Montagu, Jennifer.
Desmas, Anne-Lise.
J. Paul Getty Museum.
National Gallery of Canada.
ISBN 9780892369317 (hardcover)
0892369310 (hardcover)
9780892369324 (pbk.)
0892369329 (pbk.)

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