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Studies in iconology: Humanistic themes in the Art of the Renaissance New York


TitleStudies in iconology: Humanistic themes in the Art of the Renaissance New York
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1962
AuthorsPanofsky, E.
PublisherHarper & Row
Keywordsimage classification, image indexing, image retrieval, subject analysis, subject description
Notes

The highly influential text that identified three levels in subject description: pre-iconography (a description of what is depicted), iconography (the identification of what is depicted) and iconology (the significance of what is depicted).