Juan Bautista Maino's Adoration of the Shepherds: An Analysis of Iconography, Iconology, and Style

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This thesis investigates the iconography, iconology, and style of Juan Bautista Maino s Adoration of the Shepherds (1615-1620) located at the Meadows Museum, Dallas, Texas. The study begins with an overview of general information on Maino and his works. Chapter 2 explores the evolution of the Adoration of the Shepherds depiction in art, while examining social and political factors which may have influenced Maino's iconographical choices. Chapter 3 is a comparative analysis of the Meadows Adoration of the Shepherds to two other Adoration of the Shepherds by Maino, revealing a stylistic progression and presenting an argument for the dates the ... continued below

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Berry, Christine A. (Christine Alyce) August 1998.

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This thesis investigates the iconography, iconology, and style of Juan Bautista Maino s Adoration of the Shepherds (1615-1620) located at the Meadows Museum, Dallas, Texas. The study begins with an overview of general information on Maino and his works. Chapter 2 explores the evolution of the Adoration of the Shepherds depiction in art, while examining social and political factors which may have influenced Maino's iconographical choices. Chapter 3 is a comparative analysis of the Meadows Adoration of the Shepherds to two other Adoration of the Shepherds by Maino, revealing a stylistic progression and presenting an argument for the dates the Meadows painting was rendered. Chapter 4 reviews the findings and suggests further study on this and other paintings by Maino.

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Berry, Christine A. (Christine Alyce). Juan Bautista Maino's Adoration of the Shepherds: An Analysis of Iconography, Iconology, and Style, thesis, August 1998; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc278375/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .