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The Bavarian rococo church between faith and aestheticism by Karsten Harries

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven [Conn.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Germany,
  • Bavaria.

Subjects:

  • Church architecture -- Germany -- Bavaria,
  • Architecture, Rococo -- Germany -- Bavaria

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKarsten Harries.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA5573 .H37 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 282 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3491367M
ISBN 100300027206
LC Control Number82011168

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Peter Paret; Karsten Harries. The Bavarian Rococo Church: Between Faith and Aestheticism. New Haven: Yale University Press. Pp. xv, $, The Amer. A necessary part of a pilgrim's journey is mystical, and the theatricality of the Bavarian Rococo church assists in that experience of Divine "touching." In Johann Baptist Zimmermann's fresco of the Last Judgment (Fig. 6), one sees a panoply of divine figures-- angels, blessed souls, saints, and allegorical figures--floating in the empyrean mists. The Bavarian rococo church: between faith and aestheticism Book. English. Published New Haven; London: Yale University Press, c Rate this 1/5 2/5 3/5 4/5 5/5 Available on the shelf at Aldrich. This item is not reservable because: There are no reservable copies for this title. Please contact a member of library staff for further. Check out our rococo book selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops.