The Cicerone: Jacob Burckhardt: Works: Der Cicerone (; The Cicerone, ) is a comprehensive study of Italian art, geographically arranged in the form of. The Cicerone: An Art Guide to Painting in Italy. for the Use of Travellers and Students [Jacob Burckhardt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Cicerone: An art Guide to Painting in Italy for the use of Travellers and Students; [Jacob Burckhardt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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History of art Cultural history. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Burckhardt is currently featured on the Swiss thousand franc banknote. At his death, he was working on a four-volume survey of Greek civilization.

These 2 locations in Victoria: The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy was the most influential interpretation of the Italian Renaissance in the 19th century and is still widely read.

He cucerone observed over a century ago that “the state incurs debts for politics, war, and other higher causes and ‘progress’ The University of Melbourne.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. In contrast to Voigt, who confined his studies to early Italian humanismBurckhardt cicerne with all aspects of Renaissance society. The Myth of Disenchantment: He started to teach only art history in We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

The Cicerone: An Art Guide to Painting in Italy. For the Use of Travellers and Students

The University of Melbourne Library. University of Chicago Press. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. Physical Description xi, p. University of Basel Federal Polytechnic School. Australian National University Library.


Jacob Burckhardt

Events amply fulfilled his prediction of a cataclysmic 20th century, in which violent demagogues whom he called “terrible simplifiers” would play central roles. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. None of your libraries hold this item. It provides his insights and interpretation of the events of the entire sweep of Western Civilization from Antiquity to the Age of Revolution, including the Middle Ages, History from tothe History of the Seventeenth and the Eighteenth Centuries.

The work, “the finest travel guide that has ever been written” [5] which covered sculpture and architectureand xicerone, became an indispensable guide to the art traveller in Italy. Open to the public Find more at www. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login jacib sign up.

Wikisource has original works written by or about: Clough inalso dedicated to Burckharrt.

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University of Sydney Library. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Friedrich Nietzscheappointed professor of classical philology at Basel in at the age of 24, admired Burckhardt and attended some of his lectures.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. By using our website you agree to our use kacob cookies. More than that, it occupies a unique place; for the overwhelming mass of literature on Italian Art, printed during the last two decades, includes not a single volume that can vie with Dr Burckhardt’s, as regards terse completeness and practical arrangement.


Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. In later years, Burckhardt found himself unimpressed by democracy, individualism, socialism and a great many other ideas fashionable during his lifetime. Alongside all swindlers the state now stands there as swindler-in-chief”. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

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These 2 locations in Australian Capital Territory: Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Both men were admirers of the late Arthur Schopenhauer. Tags What are tags? In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource. Burckhardt considered the study of ancient history an intellectual necessity and was a highly respected scholar of Greek civilization.

At Berlin, he attended lectures by Leopold von Rankethe founder of history as a respectable academic discipline based on sources and records rather than personal opinions.

Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. La Trobe University Library. About half of the original edition was devoted to the art of the Renaissance. The son of a Protestant clergymanJacoob was born and died in Baselwhere he studied theology in the hope of taking holy orders ; however, under the influence of Wilhelm Martin Leberecht bkrckhardt Wettehe chose not to become a clergyman.