Daniela Bleichmar’s 14 research works with 57 citations and reads, including : Botanical conquistadors. Daniela Bleichmar has expertise in Entertainment. The book Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment, Daniela Bleichmar is published by University of Chicago. Author Daniela Bleichmar shows that these images were not only works of art but also instruments for the production of knowledge, with scientific, social, and.

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African princes traded captured members of other African groups so they could get the newest kinds of cloth produced in Europe. Visions of Imperial Nature more.

Articles and Book Chapters. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Histories of the early modern global culture of collecting have focused for the most part on European Wunderkammernor “cabinets of curiosities. Amazon Second Chance Pass it blejchmar, trade it in, give it a second life. Painting as Exploration more. In the early modern age more people traveled farther than at any earlier time in human history. Imperial Nature Jim Endersby.


Daniela Bleichmar is damiela professor of art history and history at the University of Southern California. Science in the Spanish and Portuguese Empires, more.

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Native Americans sought colored glass beads made in Europe, often trading them to other indigenous groups. Many returned home with stories of distant lands and at least some of the objects they collected during their journeys. With elegance and precision, she shows how the travels and labors of a startling array of investigators, botanists, and artists converged to make empire not only viable but visible. And those who did not travel eagerly acquired wondrous materials that arrived from faraway places.

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Between Apprenticeship and Standards Berghahn Books, While these voyages produced written texts and compiled collections of specimens, they dedicated an overwhelming proportion of their resources and energy to bleichmr creation of visual materials. Kenneth Mills, University of Toronto. A Visible and Useful Empire more. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Between Apprenticeship and ….


History and Art History. Helen Cowie Archives of Natural History. Learn more at Author Central. University of Chicago Press: History of Science Society: Twitter Facebook Youtube Tumblr. Lavishly illustrated and beautifully produced, this book is an example of interdisciplinarity at its best.

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An object that might have seemed mundane bleichar some cultures could become a target of veneration in another. About this book About the author Reviews An unprecedented visual exploration of the intertwined histories of art and science, of the old world and the new From the voyages of Christopher Columbus to those of Alexander von Humboldt and Charles Darwin, the depiction of the natural world played a central role in shaping how people on both sides of the Atlantic understood and imaged the region we now know as Latin America.

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