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The scandal of images : iconoclasm, eroticism, and painting in early Modern English drama

Author
Tassi, Marguerite A., 1965-
Title
The scandal of images : iconoclasm, eroticism, and painting in early Modern English drama / Marguerite A. Tassi.
Format
Book
Published
Selinsgrove [Pa.] : Susquehanna University Press, c2005.
Description
259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
URL
<Table of contents> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0420/2004017599.html
Series
The Apple-Zimmerman series in early modern culture
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-251) and index.
Contents
  • The power of images in early modern England : prejudices against and defenses of painting and playing
  • John Lyly's campaspe and the subtle eroticism of the Elizabethan miniature
  • Dramatic uses of portrait properties and face-painting in the boys' theater at St Paul's
  • Scandalous counterfeiting : iconophobia, poison, and painting in Arden of Faversham
  • "Stretch thine art" : painting passions, revenge, and the painters addition to the Spanish tragedy
  • Images lawful and beguiling : ambivalent responses to painting in Shakespeare's drama.
Subject headings
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Knowledge--Art.
Kinsey subjects
Theater history--Great Britain. Theater history--Great Britain. Sex in art--Great Britain. Sex in literature--Great Britain.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
792 T22 s3 2005
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute