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By Alina Payne

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Utilizing the Braudelian thought of the Mediterranean this quantity makes a speciality of the of “coastal exchanges” related to the Dalmatian littoral and its Adriatic and extra far-off maritime community. Spalato and Ragusa intersect with Constantinople, Cairo and Spanish Naples simply as Sinan, Palladio and Robert Adam go paths during this liquid expanse. focusing on materiality and at the arts, structure particularly, the authors establish portability and hybridity as attribute of those exchanges, and tease out anticipated and unforeseen serendipitous moments after they happened. concentrating on translation and its tools those essays extend the conventional proposal of impression through thrusting mobility and the "hardware" of cultural transmission, its mechanisms, instead of its results, into the foreground.

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Strzygowski and Eitelberger belonged to different generations, and to different political and social groups; Eitelberger was a noble from a German military family, Strzygowski the son of a successful merchant based in Austro-Polish Galicia. Eitelberger was a liberal who had championed revolution in 1848, but the Habsburg Monarchy’s liberalization, and the bureaucracy’s embrace of his ideas and projects made him, by the early 1850s, an ardent Habsburg patriot. 1 Eitelberger’s scholarly research ranged across all artistic epochs, but he focused his attention on the classical and medieval monuments so important to the identity of the Holy Roman Empire; he did not like Byzantium and feared the East, from which, he said on numerous occasions, came the barbarian threats, past and present, that Austrians had continually had to combat.

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Journal of Aesthetics and Anthropology 54/55 (spring/autumn 2008): 168–189. Piterberg, Gabriel, Teofilo F. , Braudel Revisited: The Mediterranean World 1600–1800. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2010. 18 payne Pseudo-Skylax, Periplous. The Circumnavigation of the Inhabited World, ed. and trans. G. Shipley. Bristol: Phoenix Press, 2011. Shalem, Avinoam, “Objects as Carriers of Real or Contrived Memories in a CrossCultural Context,” Mitteilungen zur Spätantiken Archäologie und Byzantinischen Kunstgeschichte 4 (2005): 101–109.

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