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The Resource The visual culture of Catholic Enlightenment, Christopher M. S. Johns

The visual culture of Catholic Enlightenment, Christopher M. S. Johns

Label
The visual culture of Catholic Enlightenment
Title
The visual culture of Catholic Enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
Christopher M. S. Johns
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Investigates the response of the Roman Catholic Church to European Enlightenment critiques of revealed religion and clerical governance through the lens of its art, architecture, urbanism, and material culture"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johns, Christopher M. S
Dewey number
282/.409033
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and art
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Enlightenment
Label
The visual culture of Catholic Enlightenment, Christopher M. S. Johns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : Rome and the Catholic Enlightenment in historical context -- Ecclesiastical reform and the European public : Italian Jansenism and the Catholic Enlightenment -- Sanctity and social utility : making saints in the era of Catholic Enlightenment -- The papacy and the patrimony I : Corsini cultural initiatives on the Capitoline Hill -- The papacy and the patrimony II : the expansion of the Capitoline museums under Benedict XIV and Clement XIII -- Enlightened administration and polite conversation : Clement XII and Benedict XIV on the Quirinal Hill -- Roman spaces of Catholic Enlightenment : sacred sites and institutions of social utility -- Popes, episcopacy, and the "good bishop" of Catholic Enlightenment -- Epilogue : two Portuguese earthquakes and the end of Catholic Enlightenment
Control code
BK0015060221
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780271062082
Lccn
2014009200
Note
Woods copy is a Memorial/Honor Book.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The visual culture of Catholic Enlightenment, Christopher M. S. Johns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : Rome and the Catholic Enlightenment in historical context -- Ecclesiastical reform and the European public : Italian Jansenism and the Catholic Enlightenment -- Sanctity and social utility : making saints in the era of Catholic Enlightenment -- The papacy and the patrimony I : Corsini cultural initiatives on the Capitoline Hill -- The papacy and the patrimony II : the expansion of the Capitoline museums under Benedict XIV and Clement XIII -- Enlightened administration and polite conversation : Clement XII and Benedict XIV on the Quirinal Hill -- Roman spaces of Catholic Enlightenment : sacred sites and institutions of social utility -- Popes, episcopacy, and the "good bishop" of Catholic Enlightenment -- Epilogue : two Portuguese earthquakes and the end of Catholic Enlightenment
Control code
BK0015060221
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780271062082
Lccn
2014009200
Note
Woods copy is a Memorial/Honor Book.
Other physical details
ill.

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