Images of memory : on remembering and representation / edited by Susanne Küchler and Walter Melion.

By: Küchler, Susanne
Contributor(s): Melion, Walter S | Program in Art History and Anthropology
Publisher: Washington DC : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991.Description: vi, 265p. : diagrs., maps, photos ; 24cm.
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Bibl.: p.[247]-257. - The essays comprise revised and expanded versions of papers originally presented at a symposium on the relation of mnemonic function to pictorial representation organized under the auspices of the Program in Art History and Anthropology, based at the Johns Hopkins University. - Contents: Introduction: memory, cognition and image production / Walter Melion and Susanne Küchler; Memory, imagination, figuration: Leonardo da Vinci and the painter's mind / Mary Pardo; The imaginative basis of meaning and cognition / Mark Johnson; Visual narratives, memory and the medieval esprit du system / Wolfgang Kemp; Memory and knowledge in the production of dance / Adrienne L.Kaeppler; Finding memories in Madagascar/ Gillian Feeley-Harnik; Transformations of time and space: Oaxaca, Mexico, ca. 1500-1700 / Arthur G. Miller; Private and public knowledge in later Chinese painting / Richard Vinograd.

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