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The Resource The guardian of mercy : how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today, Terence Ward

The guardian of mercy : how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today, Terence Ward

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The guardian of mercy : how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today
Title
The guardian of mercy
Title remainder
how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today
Statement of responsibility
Terence Ward
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A contemporary artist explains the famous painting by Caravaggio and describes how it represents the troubled life of the painter, who created his masterpiece in Naples after killing a man, only to die himself a year later under mysterious circumstances. --Publsiher's description
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10470072
Cataloging source
JAI
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Ward, Terence
Dewey number
759.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da
  • Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da
  • Ward, Terence
  • Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da
  • Painters
  • Mercy
  • Painting
  • Mercy
  • Naples (Italy)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today
Label
The guardian of mercy : how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today, Terence Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In exile. Into Mezzogiorno ; Duel in Rome: escape to Naples -- The seven acts of mercy. Dolce Vita and Malavita ; Seven young patrons ; Honor thy father ; Upstairs, downstairs: from sky to sea ; The world according to Esposito ; Illuminated Grotto ; Inside Abraham's tent ; Origins and ancestors ; Into the underworld: Napoli of the spirits ; The cloak of St. Martin ; Goya and lion masks ; Touched by light ; The god Vesuvius ; Poet of hope ; Samson's roar ; Honor and vendetta ; The comedy is over ; Beyond the threshold ; A dream and a promise ; The prayer of Caravaggio ; Blessings from fallen angels ; Mirror of the world -- The reward. Spumante at midnight ; The unveiling ; His prophetic testament ; A letter from Angelo Esposito ; Final grace
Control code
1578606
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 183 pages
Isbn
9781628725926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781628725926
  • (OCoLC)934727317
Label
The guardian of mercy : how an extraordinary painting by Caravaggio changed an ordinary life today, Terence Ward
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In exile. Into Mezzogiorno ; Duel in Rome: escape to Naples -- The seven acts of mercy. Dolce Vita and Malavita ; Seven young patrons ; Honor thy father ; Upstairs, downstairs: from sky to sea ; The world according to Esposito ; Illuminated Grotto ; Inside Abraham's tent ; Origins and ancestors ; Into the underworld: Napoli of the spirits ; The cloak of St. Martin ; Goya and lion masks ; Touched by light ; The god Vesuvius ; Poet of hope ; Samson's roar ; Honor and vendetta ; The comedy is over ; Beyond the threshold ; A dream and a promise ; The prayer of Caravaggio ; Blessings from fallen angels ; Mirror of the world -- The reward. Spumante at midnight ; The unveiling ; His prophetic testament ; A letter from Angelo Esposito ; Final grace
Control code
1578606
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 183 pages
Isbn
9781628725926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781628725926
  • (OCoLC)934727317

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