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The Resource The pursuit of spiritual wisdom : the thought and art of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin, Naomi Margolis Maurer

The pursuit of spiritual wisdom : the thought and art of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin, Naomi Margolis Maurer

Label
The pursuit of spiritual wisdom : the thought and art of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin
Title
The pursuit of spiritual wisdom
Title remainder
the thought and art of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Margolis Maurer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book explores van Gogh's and Gauguin's concepts of spirituality in life and art, and the ways in which their ideas and the events of their personal lives shaped their creation of repertoires of meaningful symbolic motifs."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maurer, Naomi E
Dewey number
759.9492
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N6847.5.N3
LC item number
M39 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1853-1890
  • 1848-1903
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gogh, Vincent van
  • Gauguin, Paul
  • Maurer, Naomi E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gogh, Vincent van
  • Gauguin, Paul
  • Symbolism (Art movement)
Label
The pursuit of spiritual wisdom : the thought and art of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin, Naomi Margolis Maurer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of Chicago, 1985) under title: The pursuit of spiritual knowledge
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Van Gogh and Gauguin in the Context of Symbolist Thought -- pt. 2. "The Existence of God and Eternity:" Van Gogh's Search for Spiritual Salvation -- pt. 3. From Here to Eternity: Gauguin's Journey Towards Nirvana
Control code
ocm38833097
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
xvi, 211 pages, [120] pages of plates
Isbn
9780838637494
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98016272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)38833097
Label
The pursuit of spiritual wisdom : the thought and art of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin, Naomi Margolis Maurer
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of Chicago, 1985) under title: The pursuit of spiritual knowledge
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Van Gogh and Gauguin in the Context of Symbolist Thought -- pt. 2. "The Existence of God and Eternity:" Van Gogh's Search for Spiritual Salvation -- pt. 3. From Here to Eternity: Gauguin's Journey Towards Nirvana
Control code
ocm38833097
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
xvi, 211 pages, [120] pages of plates
Isbn
9780838637494
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98016272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)38833097

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