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fabrication of Louis XIV

Peter Burke

fabrication of Louis XIV

by Peter Burke

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Published by Yale University Press in NewHaven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Louis -- XIV, -- King of France, -- 1638-1715

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Burke.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,242p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16264898M
    ISBN 100300059434

    Louis XIV was a man like any other, but the money and attention lavished on his public image by the French government transformed him into a godlike figure. In this engrossing book, an internationally respected historian gives an account of contemporary representations of Louis XIV and shows. Louis XIV, king of France (–) who ruled his country during one of its most brilliant periods and who remains the symbol of absolute monarchy of the classical age. He extended France’s eastern borders at the expense of the Habsburgs and secured the Spanish throne for his grandson.

    Louis XIV was a man like any other, but the money and attention lavished on his public image by the French government transformed him into a godlike figure. In this engrossing book, an internationally respected historian gives an account of contemporary representations of Louis XIV and shows how the making of the royal image illuminates the relationship between art and power. Images of Louis. The Fabrication of Louis XIV, , pages, Peter Burke, , , Yale University Press, This book gives an account of contemporary representations of Louis XIV and shows how the making of the royal image illuminates the relationship between art and power.

    Libro The Fabrication of Louis xiv (libro en Inglés), Peter Burke, ISBN Comprar en Buscalibre - ver opiniones y comentarios. Compra y venta de libros importados, novedades y bestsellers en tu librería Online Buscalibre Chile y Buscalibros. Compra Libros SIN IVA en Buscalibre. The Reign of King Louis XIV Louis XIV had a passion for glory and used it to fight four wars because he was motivated by personal and dynastic considerations. King Louis XIV was born in He became king at age four, and received only a mediocre education. He was taught nothing beyond pious works and decorous behavior at religious observances.


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Burke's research method and narrative structure open up a new avenue, at least to me it is. In the other hand, the fabrication of LOUIS XIV is a systematical engineering, and /5. Jun 24,  · Images of Louis XIV included hundreds of oil paintings and engravings, three-hundred-odd medals struck to commemorate the major events of the reign, sculptures, and bronzes, as well as plays, ballets (in which the king himself sometimes appeared on stage), operas, odes, sermons, official newspapers and histories, fireworks, fountains, and tapestries.

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Actually, Burke uses this term to mean the process and constant renewal of the representation of Louis XIV ().5/5(1). Louis XIV was born on 5 September in the Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, to Louis XIII and Anne of stevefrithphotography.com was named Louis Dieudonné (Louis the God-given) and bore the traditional title of French heirs apparent: Dauphin.

At the time of his birth, his parents had been married for 23 stevefrithphotography.comtion: 7 JuneReims Cathedral. Nov 10,  · In the introduction to The Fabrication of Louis XIV, Peter Burke expresses his ambition to write a study of Louis XIV 's public image as a whole and the changes it underwent throughout Louis 's reign.

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