Art & Accounting

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Yale University Press, 1989 - Art - 157 pages
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This unusual and abundantly illustrated book discusses a wide collection of paintings and other arts, from 1400 to 1900, that include the image of an account book. Throughout, and particularly in the concluding chapter, the author considers other connections between accounting, art, and history: the
 

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Contents

CHAPTER TWO Portraits of Business Men
19
CHAPTER FOUR Bible Illustrations
59
CHAPTER FIVE Allegories Symbols and Emblems
93
CHAPTER SIX Vanitas StillLife Paintings
108
CHAPTER SEVEN Allegories of Commerce
115
CHAPTER EIGHT DoubleEntry Bookkeeping Luca Pacioli
125
NOTES TO THE TEXT
137
INDEX
153
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Art & Money
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