Category Archives: Early modern Spain

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. … Continue reading

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La modernidad científica europea, by José Pardo Tomás – Review of JR Marcaida, “Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español” (in Spanish)

La modernidad científica europea, by José Pardo Tomás Here you have the generous review of my book written by historian of science José (Pepe) Pardo Tomás, and published in the April issue of  Andalucía en la historia, ISSN 1695-1956, Nº. … Continue reading

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Todo lo visible y lo invisible, by Juan Marqués (Revista de Occidente) – Review of JR Marcaida, “Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español” (in Spanish)

I’m very grateful to Juan Marqués for his review of my book Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español. Historia natural, coleccionismo y cultura visual (Madrid: Marcial Pons Historia – Fundación Focus-Abengoa, 2014), published in Revista de Occidente (April Issue, … Continue reading

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Hydrografia: la mas curiosa que asta oy a luz a salido : recopilada de … – Antonio de Maris Carneyro, Andrés de Poza – Google Books

Hydrografia: la mas curiosa que asta oy a luz a salido : recopilada de … – Antonio de Maris Carneyro, Andrés de Poza – Google Books.

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Museos de bolsillo | Cultura | EL PAÍS

Museos de bolsillo | Cultura | EL PAÍS. … which includes references to my book “Arte y ciencia en el Barroco español. Historia natural, coleccionismo y cultura visual” (Marcial Pons Historia – Fundación Focus-Abengoa, 20014).

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¿Naturalezas vivas o muertas? Ciencia, arte y coleccionismo en el Barroco español | Juan Pimentel and Jose Ramon Marcaida – Academia.edu

¿Naturalezas vivas o muertas? Ciencia, arte y coleccionismo en el Barroco español | Juan Pimentel and Jose Ramon Marcaida – Academia.edu.

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Early Modern Spain Project at King’s College London

Early Modern Spain.

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Francisco Marcuello – Historia natural y moral de las aves. -Zaragoca. Lanaja 1617 – Francisco Marcuello – Google Books

Historia natural y moral de las aves. -Zaragoca. Lanaja 1617 – Francisco Marcuello – Google Books.

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Arte para fabricar, fortificar, y apareiar naos de guerra, y merchante … – Tomé Cano – Google Books

Arte para fabricar, fortificar, y apareiar naos de guerra, y merchante … – Tomé Cano – Google Books.

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Don Juan de Espina and his chair. Material culture and ephemerality in a seventeenth-century Spanish collection

This is the paper I presented at the Ephemerality and Durability in Early Modern Visual and Material Culture Conference last week: Don Juan de Espina and his chair. Material culture and ephemerality in a seventeenth-century Spanish collection The aim of … Continue reading

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