Aby Warburg an intellectual biography by E. H. Gombrich

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • Warburg, Aby, 1866-1929,
  • Art historians -- England -- Biography

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Includes bibliographies and index.

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StatementE.H. Gombrich ; with a memoir on the history of the library by F. Saxl.
ContributionsSaxl, Fritz, 1890-1948.
LC ClassificationsN7483.W36 G6 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 376 p., 65 p. of plates :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2708499M
ISBN 100226302229
LC Control Number86001065

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From until his death inthe great German art theorist and cultural scholar Aby Warburg worked on an ambitious, unprecedented project he called the Mnemosyne Atlas: a series of 63 large themed panels, each featuring a constellation of images—postcards, maps, adverts, reproductions of artworks—that trace the migration of symbols from antiquity to the present.

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The origins of the library. A famous family legend has it that Aby Warburg, the oldest child of Moritz Warburg (–) and the expected heir to the family’s banking house, M.

Warburg & Co., formally ceded his primogenitary rights to his younger brother, Max (–), who pledged in return that he would purchase any book which Aby desired.

Aby Warburg book panels from the Mnemosyne Atlas. The last project of the German Jewish “cultural scientist” Aby M. Warburg (), the Mnemosyne Atlas is an unfinished attempt to map the pathways that give art history and cosmography their pathos-laden meanings.

Warburg thought this visual, metaphoric encyclopedia, with its constellations of symbolic images, would animate the viewer’s memory. Introduction. The German Jewish art historian Aby Warburg (–) is regarded as a practitioner of visual studies avant la in Aby Warburg book into a well-established family of bankers, he resigned from his birthright to the business and studied art history, archaeology, history, philosophy, and.

Begun in and left unfinished at the time of his death inthe Mnemosyne Atlas is Aby Warburg’s attempt to map the “afterlife of antiquity,” or how images of great symbolic, intellectual, and emotional power emerge in Western antiquity and then reappear and are reanimated in the art and cosmology of later times and places, from Alexandrian Greece to Weimar Germany.

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Translated into English for the first time, Aby Warburg and Anti-Semitism sheds much needed light on Warburg’s views on Judaism and the politics of his time. Aby Warburg, scion of a well-known Jewish banking family in Hamburg, sacrificed his birthright to pursue a career as a private scholar.

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Lo Sguardo di Giano, Aby Warburg fra tempo e memoria, Turin: Nino Aragno,pp. 1For the date on which Warburg saw the dance, see the entry for May 1, in his Ricordi, as cited in Cestelli-Guidi and Mann, p. (“Stomach upset. In the morning I File Size: KB.

of Warburg's entire works, including the picture atlas "Mnemosyne" and Warburg's numerous notes and fragments: Aby Warburg, Gesammelte Schrften, ed.

Mann et al., Berlin, The following represent some of the more notable recent publications in German on Warburg: Dieter Wuttke, Aby. This lecture focusses on three charismatic scholars – Aby Warburg, Friedrich Gundolf and Julius von Schlosser – who developed their own specialist libraries to use as research tools.

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Warburg looked beyond iconography to more psychological aspects of artistic creation, and in particular he contemplated the meaning of the re-use of ancient motifs. His scholarship--published in German in in two Reviews: 1. Aby Warburg (second from left) was the spirit behind the iconographic studies that dominated much of twentieth-century art history.

Courtesy the Warburg Institute. Author of Ausgewählte Schriften und Würdigungen, Tagebuch der kulturwissenschaftlichen Bibliothek Warburg, Velikoe pereselenie obrazov, El ritual de la serpiente, Bildniskunst und florentinisches Bürgertum, Italienische Kunst und internazionale Astrologie im Palazzo Schifanoja zu Ferrara, La rinascità del paganesimo antico, Werke in einem BandWritten works: The Renewal Of Pagan Antiquity.

Aby Warburg and the Image in Motionis not only a book about Warburg but a book written with him; Michaud uses Warburg's intuitions and discoveries to analyze other categories of imagery, including the daguerreotype, the chronophotography of Etienne-Jules Marey, early cinema, and the dances of.

Aby Warburg. 46 likes. 著者・美術史家. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers: Aby Warburg. AKA Abraham Moritz Warburg. Founder of the Warburg Institute. Birthplace: Hamburg, North German Confederation Location of death: Hamburg, Germany Cause of death: He.

Military service: German Army () Father: Moritz Moses Warburg (b. d. ) Mother: Charlotte Esther Oppenheim (b.d. ) Brother: Max M.

Warburg Brother Born: In the young Aby Warburg gave a series of lectures in his hometown of Hamburg on the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci. At this time, Warburg lived and researched in Florence, and the lecture series was designed to raise his profile as a private scholar back home, but also, as Warburg’s brother Max put it, to give something back to the community.

The Leonardo lectures, as they came to. Warburg family, a family whose members were eminent in banking, philanthropy, and scholarship. Presumably of Italian origin, they settled in the German town of Warburgum (from which the family derived its name) in Subsequently, branches settled in.

Aby Warburg (–) is best known as the originator of the discipline of iconology and as the founder of the institute that bears his name.

His followers included some of the celebrated art historians of the twentieth century such as Erwin Panofsky, Edgar Wind, and Fritz Saxl. Gallese, Vittorio, ‘Aby Warburg and the Dialogue among Aesthetics, Biology and Physiology’ Ph, 2.

Gombrich, Ernst H., Aby Warburg: an Intellectual Biography, London and Edgar Wind’s review in The Eloquence of Symbols: Studies in Humanist Art, Oxford Johnson, Christopher, Memory, Metaphor and Aby Warburg’s Atlas of.

The OriginalExhibitionIn the s, the historian of art and culture Aby Warburg () created his so-called Bilderatlas Mnemosyne tracing recurring visual themes and patterns across time, from antiquity to the Renaissance and beyond to contemporary culture.

His approach provides inspiration for today’s visually and digitally dominated world. In Aby Warburg and Anti-Semitism, Charlotte Schoell-Glass provides an unprecedented look at the life and writings of cultural critic Aby Warburg through the prism of Warburg’s little-known political views.

Schoell-Glass argues provocatively based on archival research that Warburg’s work and teachings developed as a reaction to the growing anti-Semitism in Germany, which he saw as a threat 5/5(1).

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