- Author : Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
- Release Date : 28 January 2022
- Publisher : University of Delaware Press
- Genre : Art
- Pages : 145 pages
- ISBN 13 : 0874139368
Download or read book entitled Caravaggio by author: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio which was release on 28 January 2022 and published by University of Delaware Press with total page 145 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This volume considers Caravaggio's revolutionary "realism" from a range of perspectives by a plurality of leading scholars. First, it advances our understanding of Caravaggio's relationship with the "new" science of observation championed by Galileo. Second, it examines afresh the theoretical nature of Caravaggio's seemingly direct "realism." Third, it extends the horizons of research on Caravaggio's complex intellectual and social milieu between high and low cultures. Fourth, it redefines our understanding of the relationship between Caravaggio's life and his art in historical terms.