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Title Reuse value : spolia and appropriation in art and architecture from Constantine to Sherrie Levine / edited by Richard Brilliant and Dale Kinney

Publ Info Farnham, Surrey, UK, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, [2011]
2011
Farnham, Surrey, UK, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA2543.H55 R48 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 268 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes index
Contents Introduction / Dale Kinney -- On the reuse of antiquity : the perspectives of the archaeologist and of the historian / Arnold Esch -- Reading spolia in late antiquity and contemporary perception / Paolo Liverani -- The use of older elements in the architecture of fourth-and fifth-century Rome : a contribution to the evaluation of spolia / Hugo Brandenburg -- Spolia : a definition in ruins / Michael Greenhalgh -- Ancient gems in the Middle Ages : riches and ready-mades / Dale Kinney -- Appropriation as inscription : making history in the first Friday Mosque of Delhi Finbarr / Barry Flood -- Renaissance spolia and Renaissance antiquity (one neighborhood, three cases) / Michael Koortbojian -- Authenticity and alienation / Richard Brilliant -- The building's body : spolia as supplement, substitution, destruction / Annabel J. Wharton -- A medieval monument and its modern myths of iconoclasm : the enduring contestations over the Qutb Complex in Delhi / Mrinalini Rajagopalan -- Spolia in contemporary architecture : searching for ornament and place / Hans-Rudolf Meier -- Some thoughts about the significance of postmodern appropriation art / Donald Kuspit -- Epilogue / Richard Brilliant
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Architecture and history
Building materials -- Recycling
Precious stones -- Recycling
Appropriation (Art)
Add Author Brilliant, Richard
Kinney, Dale
Alt Title Spolia and appropriation in art and architecture, from Constantine to Sherrie Levine
ISBN 9781409424222 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1409424227 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781409435181 (ebook)
1409435180 (ebook)