TITLE

A Note on Schiacciato

AUTHOR(S)
Godby, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 1980
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec80, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p635
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the art-historical use of the word schiacciato and its dictionary definition. Evidence of t he pictorial quality of schiacciato; Factors compounding the contradiction in the use of the term; Possible origin of the use of the word.
ACCESSION #
5305182

 

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