El ave del paraíso. Historia natural y alegoría

Book chapter (in Spanish) devoted to the allegorical uses of the bird of paradise in the early modern European context. Some references and sources are here introduced and discussed for the first time.

José Ramón Marcaida, “El ave del paraíso. Historia natural y alegoría”, in María Tausiet (ed), Alegorías. Imagen y discurso en la Edad Moderna (Madrid: CSIC, 2014)

PDF available here: MARCAIDA Ave del Paraíso Tausiet Alegorías 2014

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About Jose Ramon Marcaida

I’m a historian of science interested in the history of early modern Iberian science and its connection with Renaissance and Baroque visual culture. More generally, I’m interested in the relation between texts, images and things across the Humanities.
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