Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Eye of the Lynx by David Freedberg

Profusely illustrated and engagingly written, "The Eye of the Lynx" uncovers a crucial episode n the development of visual representation and natural history. And perhaps as important, it offers readers a dazzling array of early modern drawings, from magnificently depicted birds and flowers to frogs in amber, monstrously misshapen citrus fruits and more.

Buy The Eye of the Lynx by David Freedberg from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780226261485
ISBN-10: 0226261484
Format: Paperback
(257mm x 180mm x 32mm)
Pages: 528
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - The Eye of the Lynx by David Freedberg

Book Reviews - The Eye of the Lynx by David Freedberg

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Eye of the Lynx book by David Freedberg and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - David Freedberg

David Freedberg is a professor of art history and director of the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America at Columbia University. His books include "The Power of Images: Studies in the History and Theory of Response," also published by the University of Chicago Press;" The Prints of Bruegel the Elder"; "Art in History, History in Art: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Culture" (with Jan de Vries); "Rubens: The Life of Christ after the Passion"; and "Dutch Landscape Prints of the Seventeenth Century."

Books By David Freedberg

Power of Images by David Freedberg
Paperback, March 1991