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Picturing Performance: The Iconography of the Performing Arts in Concept and Practice

Heck, Thomas F.; Erenstein, Robert; Katritzky, M. A.; Peeters, Frank; Smith, William A. and de Vries, Lyckle (1999). Picturing Performance: The Iconography of the Performing Arts in Concept and Practice. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press.

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The first student handbook introduction to the systematic study of western visual arts as potential sources of historical documentation for music, dance and theatre, and for contextualizing the performing arts. Edited by Thomas F Heck, and co-authored by all the members of the 1994-95 NIAS (Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Netherland Academy of Sciences) "Theatre Iconography" research group. Contents:
1. The evolving meanings of iconology and iconography
2. Iconography and iconology in art history
3. Discourses in applied iconography: performing arts, music, dance, theatre
4. Scenography, iconography and semiotics
5. Selected iconographic research resources
6. Access to visual resources in the age of the internet
7. Bibliographic orientation: music, dance, theatre

Item Type: Authored Book
Copyright Holders: 1999 The Editors/Contributors
ISBN: 1-58046-044-5, 978-1-58046-044-6
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetNetherlands Academy of Sciences: NIAS (Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Wassenaar, Netherlands)
Academic Unit/Department: Arts > English
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Item ID: 22584
Depositing User: M. A. Katritzky
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2010 10:56
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2016 12:18
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