Botticelli’s Primavera

Book ID:
8216
Title:
Botticelli's Primavera
Subtitle:
The Young Lorenzo's Transformation
Author:
'Gillies, Jean'
ISBN number:
9781450221610
Publisher name:
iUniverse
Place of publication:
Bloomington, USA
Edition number:
1st
Book type:
Paperback
First edition date:
2010
Pages:
225
Dewey decimal number:
291.2114 GIL
Dust jacket:
No
Language:
English
Photographs:
Yes
Illustrations:
Yes
Bibliography:
Yes
Height (cm):
23
Width (cm):
15
Notes:

A fascinating new analysis of Botticelli's famous painting, examining the possibility that the central figure in the painting is in fact Isis, and putting the picture in the context of alchemical and astrological ideas of the time.