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Power and religion in Baroque Rome

P. J. A. N. Rietbergen

Power and religion in Baroque Rome

Barberini cultural policies

by P. J. A. N. Rietbergen

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Published by Brill in Leiden ; Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barberini, Francesco, -- 1597-1679.,
  • Urban -- VIII, -- Pope, -- 1568-1644.,
  • Rome -- Civilization -- Christian influences -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Papacy -- History -- 1566-1799.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Rietbergen.
    GenreCivilization
    SeriesBrill"s studies in intellectual history -- v. 135
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 437 p. ;
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18487502M
    ISBN 109004148930

    The Colosseum stands today as a symbol of the power, genius, and brutality of the Roman Empire. It is commonly known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, named after the dynasty of emperors that presided over its construction. This style of sequential complexity of the columns would be emulated by many architects in the Baroque era. The Colosseum. What is Baroque Music? What is “baroque,” and when was the Baroque period? Derived from the Portuguese barroco, or “oddly shaped pearl,” the term “baroque” has been widely used since the nineteenth century to describe the period in Western European art music from about to Comparing some of music history’s greatest masterpieces to a misshapen pearl might seem .

    A walking tour in the Baroque and Renaissance part of Rome | On this tour you will be guided through one of the most historically and culturally amazing places on Earth, the origin and departure for understanding the past and the present Europe. Rome, as a millenium-long centre of power, culture (having been the cradle of one of the globe's great. The Baroque is a period of artistic style that started around in Rome, Italy, and spread throughout the majority of Europe during the 17th and 18th centuries. In informal usage, the word baroque describes something that is elaborate and highly detailed. The most important factors during the Baroque era were the Reformation and the Counter.

    And so, with glittering monuments like Bernini’s imposing bronze columns in St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome, came to be the crossroads of seventeenth-century art, religion, and power. In Rome, , the renowned French poet and critic Yves Bonnefoy devotes his attention to this single year in the Baroque period in European art. Richly.   For example, propaganda statues in ancient Rome perpetuated the power of leaders; the statue of the emperor Augustus, for instance, has few equals as an image of "calm, self-sufficient power. Hughes characterizes 19th-century Rome as a movement between orthodoxy and modernism, and reflects artists' commitment to or rejection of Italian unification/5(63).


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Power and religion in Baroque Rome by P. J. A. N. Rietbergen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Power and Religion in Baroque Rome. Book Description: This study analyzes the ways in which a variety of cultural manifestations were the necessary preconditions for (religious) policy and power in the Rome of Urban VIII ().

Precisely their interaction created what we now call ‘Baroque Culture’. In ten chapters, partly case-studies, this monograph analyzes the (new) ways in which cultural manifestations were used to create the necessary preconditions for (religious) policy and power in the Rome of Urban VIII ().

It was the intensified interaction between culture and power-politics that created what we now call 'the Baroque'.

This study analyzes the ways in which a variety of cultural manifestations were the necessary preconditions for (religious) policy and power in the Rome of Urban VIII (). Precisely their interaction created what we now call ‘Baroque Culture’.

Get this from a library. Power and religion in Baroque Rome: Barberini cultural policies. [P J A N Rietbergen] -- This monograph analyzes the (new) ways in which cultural manifestations were used to create the necessary preconditions for religious policy and.

In ten chapters, partly case-studies, this monograph analyzes the (new) ways in which cultural manifestations were used to create the necessary preconditions for (religious) policy and power in the Rome of Urban VIII (). It was the intensified interaction between culture and power-politics that created what we now call ‘the Baroque’.Released on: Janu of Baroque culture in Barberini Rome and interpret it as, basically, a ‘rhetorics of power’, embodied in and expressed by the manifold manifestations of papal cultural policy.

This book, then, studies a wide variety of cultural forms: ‘high’ cul-ture such as architecture, music and poetry, as well as scholarship, butCited by: 8. Get this from a library. Power and Religion in Baroque Rome: Barberini Cultural Policies. [Peter Rietbergen; Knowledge Unlatched.] -- This study analyzes the ways in which a variety of cultural manifestations were the necessary preconditions for (religious) policy and power in the Rome of Urban VIII ().

Precisely their. Power and Religion in Baroque Rome: Barberini Cultural Policies. Brill's Studies in Intellectual History Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, xviii + pp. index. $ ISBN: Power and Religion in Baroque Rome: Barberini Cultural Policies. Brill’s Studies in Intellectual History Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, xviii + pp.

index. $ ISBN: 90–04––0. Peter Rietbergen’s book is a multilayered study that investigates the rise of the. Rome is a showcase of Western civilization, layered with elements of the city's 2,year history. Among the traffic-choked 20th-century boulevards, you'll find marble ruins of ancient times, early Christian churches, grand Renaissance buildings and statues, and a wealth of Europe's most sumptuous, inspiring sights — its Baroque treasures.

Title: Power and Religion in baroque Rome: Barberini cultural policies, ca Author(s): Rietbergen, P.J.A.N. Publication year:Author: P.J.A.N. Rietbergen. Title: Peter Rietbergen,Power and religion in Baroque Rome.

Barberini cultural policies Leiden/Boston Author(s): Caspers, r: C.M.A Caspers. Essay. In the seventeenth century, the city of Rome became the consummate statement of Catholic majesty and triumph expressed in all the arts.

Baroque architects, artists, and urban planners so magnified and invigorated the classical and ecclesiastical traditions of the city that it became for centuries after the acknowledged capital of the European art world, not only a focus for tourists and.

The Emergence of Rome as Ruler of the Western World () online edition; Ward-Perkins, Bryan. The Fall of Rome and the End of Civilization () pp.

Medieval, Renaissance, early modern. Blunt, Anthony. Guide to Baroque Rome () architecture – The Catholic Church, by far triumphant over the Lutheran Reform, exploited the Baroque art to spread the Catholicism.

During the 17th century, Rome became again the major religious and cultural centre in Italy. The Baroque, the original artistic style born in Rome, involved all the aspects of life: art, fashion, literature, theatre, music, and. This book offers a radical new survey of more than a thousand years of religious life at Rome, from the foundation of the city to its rise to world empire and its conversion to Christianity.

It sets religion in its full cultural context, between the primitive hamlet of the eight century BC and the cosmopolitan, multicultural society of the first centuries of the Christian era.4/5(5). Baroque music is a period or style of Western art music composed from approximately to This era followed the Renaissance music.

An upsurge in power of the Roman Catholic Church from to saw religious art spread like propaganda, in a style more forceful and emotional than ever before. This was the Baroque cultural movement, and Rome was its epicenter. The Age of Baroque in Rome. The religious phenomenon of the Counter-Reformation, in the 17th century, was artistically expressed by the dramatic Baroque style.

Rome owes its Baroque aspect of today to the 17th–century popes Urban VIII, Innocent X, and Alexander VII, who became patrons of the greatest exponents of this style, such as Gianlorenzo Bernini and Francesco Borromini.

Religion in ancient Rome includes the ancestral ethnic religion of the city of Rome that the Romans used to define themselves as a people, as well as the religious practices of peoples brought under Roman rule, in so far as they became widely followed in Rome and Italy.

The Romans thought of themselves as highly religious, and attributed their success as a world power to their collective piety. Chapter 4: Baroque 1 The Baroque: From Revolution in the Church to Revolutions in US & France to the Industrial Revolution Bernini, detail The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa Diderot, image from Encyclopedia.

The glorious exuberance of Gianlorenzo Bernini’s Santa Teresa in Ecstasy () can be contrasted with the arduous constraints of the illustration from Denis Diderot’s EncyclopediaFile Size: 2MB.PROPAGANDA IN THE BAROQUE PERIOD. Name: Course. Date: The Baroque period can be described by many events including the American Revolution.

However, what distinguishes the period is the work or art that was done during that time. The Baroque was a period of a particular artistic style that exaggerated emotions.

Review a Brill Book; Making Sense of Illustrated Handwritten Archives; FAQ; Search. Close Search. Power and Religion in Baroque Rome: Barberini Cultural Policies in Church History and Religious Culture. E-ISSN: Print ISSN: X Author: Luc Duerloo.