Edgar Wind 1900 1971 , German born art historian, cultural historian, and philosopher, was one of the most brilliant thinkers of his generation This richly illustrated volume collects Wind s published articles and his extensive unpublished writings on Michelangelo, especially the prophetic program of the Sistine Chapel. Best Read [ The Religious Symbolism of Michelangelo: The Sistine Ceiling by Edgar Wind ] author [ Edgar Wind ] – heartforum.co.uk
Edgar Wind was a German born British interdisciplinary art historian, specializing in iconology in the Renaissance era He was a member of the school of art historians associated with Aby Warburg and the Warburg Institute as well as the first Professor of art history at Oxford University He is most well known for his research in allegory and the use of pagan mythology during the 15th and 16th centuries, and for his book on the subject, Pagan Mysteries of the Renaissance.
- 400 pages
- The Religious Symbolism of Michelangelo: The Sistine Ceiling by Edgar Wind
- Edgar Wind
- 27 October 2019 Edgar Wind