King, Rachel (2013) Finding the Divine Falernian: Amber in Early Modern Italy. V&A Online Journal (5). ISSN 2043-667XFull text not available from this repository.
This paper explores both the finding of raw amber, and the creation of sculptural works in this venerated material, in Italy, from the late-16th to the 18th centuries. Using new archival and archaeological evidence, it offers new interpretation and context for a number of amber objects in the V&A’s collection.
|Additional Information:||Full text version freely available at the official URL|
|Subjects:||N Fine Arts > NK Decorative arts Applied arts Decoration and ornament|
|Theme:||Material culture: creation and use|
|Department:||Art and Design (from 2012)|
|Depositing User:||Ross Anderson|
|Date Deposited:||04 Dec 2013 11:14|
|Last Modified:||04 Dec 2013 11:14|
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