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Aby Warburg's 'Costumi teatrali' (1895) and the art historical foundations of theatre iconography

Katritzky, M. A. (1999). Aby Warburg's 'Costumi teatrali' (1895) and the art historical foundations of theatre iconography. Theatre Research International, 24(2) pp. 160–167.

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Discusses theatrical images and their uses as historical documents in the context of Aby Warburg's 1895 paper 'I costumi teatrali per gli intermezzi del 1589'. Analyses how inherently ephemeral theatrical events can be studied more broadly using materials such as scripts, production drawings, and relevant correspondence as well as background historical information.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 1999 International Federation for Theatre Research
ISSN: 0307-8833
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetHarold Hyam Wingate Foundation
Not SetNot SetAlexander von Humboldt Foundation
Not SetNot SetBritish Academy
Not SetNot SetHerzog August Bibliothek
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 22844
Depositing User: M. A. Katritzky
Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2010 14:49
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2017 02:52
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