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Author Battistini, Matilde.

Title Astrology, magic, and alchemy in art / Matilde Battistini ; translated by Rosanna M. Giammanco Frongia.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  704.949 B336A    Check Shelf
Description 383 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.
Series Guide to imagery
Guide to imagery.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 382-383) and indexes.
Note Originally published in the Italian as Astrologia, magia, e alchimia. Milano : Electa, c2004.
Contents Astrology. Myth and history ; The vault of heaven ; Influence of the heavens on earth -- Magic. Fabled origins ; The great themes ; Practitioners and practices ; Mind and body ; Enchanted places and passages -- Alchemy. Allegories and personifications ; Nature and its elements ; Magistery and its phases ; Emblems, tools, and protagonists.
Subject Astrology in art.
Magic in art.
Alchemy in art.
Added Author J. Paul Getty Museum.
Added Title Astrologia, magia, e alchimia. English
ISBN 9780892369072 paperback
0892369078 paperback
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