"Incendiary Art" by Kevin Salatino

Incendiary Art Representation of Fireworks in Early Modern Europe Kevin Salatino

Series:
Bibliographies & Dossiers
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication date:
15 Jan 1998
ISBN:
9780892364176
Imprint:
Getty Research Institute,U.S.
Dimensions:
104 pages: 254 x 178mm
Illustrations:
23 colour and 53 b&w illustrations

This work examines images of European fireworks dating from approximately 1580 to 1815. It explores the ways in which printed records of fireworks displays came to serve as vehicles of aesthetic, cultural, and emotional significance.