Representing the King's Splendour: Communication and Reception of Symbolic Forms of Power in Viceregal Naples

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Compensating for a general neglect of Iberian civilization in Southern Italy, this book seeks to shed light on the viceregal court of Spanish Naples in the seventeenth century, a time when this European metropolis reached the zenith of its splendour. It looks at the cultural projection of Spain and its values, either via the direct visual representations of power of the viceregal court, or the public policies and actions that fostered Spanish attitudes. It explores cultural and social manifestations as court ceremonial, ...

Representing the King's Splendour: Communication and Reception of Symbolic Forms of Power in Viceregal Naples 2010, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719078224

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