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Art and Love in Renaissance Italy
Art and Love in Renaissance Italy
by Andrea Bayer
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With contributions by Sarah Cartwright, Jessie McNab, J. Kenneth Moore, Eve Straussman-Pflanzer, Wendy Thompson, and Jeremy Warren Many famous Italian Renaissance artworks were made to celebrate love and marriage. They were the pinnacles of a... (read more)

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The High Renaissance and Mannerism: Italy, the North and Spain, 1500-1600 (World of Art)
The High Renaissance and Mannerism: Italy, the North and Spain, 1500-1600 (World of Art)
by Linda Murray
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After the death of Raphael in 1520, the next generation in Italy was to see the rise of the complex and refined sensibility summed up in the term "Mannerism." In this uniquely comprehensive guide to sixteenth-century Renaissance art, Linda Murray... (read more)

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Art & Society in Italy 1350 1500
Art & Society in Italy 1350 1500
by Evelyn Welch
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The Italian Renaissance was a pivotal period in the history of Western culture during which artists such as Masaccio, Donatello, Fra Angelico, and Leonardo created some of the world's most influential and exciting works in a variety of artistic fields... (read more)

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The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance
The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance
by Jonathan Jones
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From one of Britain’s most respected and acclaimed art historians, art critic of The Guardian—the galvanizing story of a sixteenth-century clash of titans, the two greatest minds of the Renaissance, working side by side in the same room in a... (read more)

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Portrait in the Renaissance
Portrait in the Renaissance
by John Pope Hennessey
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This major work by one of the twentieth century's most eminent art historians is available again in paperback through Princeton University Press. Here John Pope-Hennessy takes as his subject two centuries of experiment in portraiture during the... (read more)

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Renaissance Art Pop-Up Book
Renaissance Art Pop-Up Book
by Stephen Farthing
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A never-before-seen presentation of art and architecture from the Renaissance era, in elegant, informative, and engaging three-dimensional form. Accompanied by stunning art and ingenious pop engineering, Renaissance Art Pop-Up Book presents the talent... (read more)

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Renaissance and Renascences in Western Art
Renaissance and Renascences in Western Art
by Erwin Panofsky
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Panofsky's study brings welcome light into the darkness. His subject is the character of Renaissance art--in the strictest sense of the word-and its uniqueness in comparison with art produced during earlier revivals of the classical heritage.... (read more)

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The Scarith of Scornello: A Tale of Renaissance Forgery
The Scarith of Scornello: A Tale of Renaissance Forgery
by Ingrid D Rowland
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A precocious teenager, bored with life at his family's Tuscan villa Scornello, Curzio Inghirami staged perhaps the most outlandish prank of the seventeenth century. Born in the age of Galileo to an illustrious family with ties to the Medici, and thus an... (read more)

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Art in Renaissance Italy: 1350-1500 (Oxford History of Art)
Art in Renaissance Italy: 1350-1500 (Oxford History of Art)
by Evelyn S Welch
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The Italian Renaissance was a pivotal period in the history of Western culture during which artists such as Masaccio, Donatello, Fra Angelico, and Leonardo created some of the world's most influential and exciting works in a variety of artistic fields... (read more)

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Classic Art: An Introduction to the Italian Renaissance
Classic Art: An Introduction to the Italian Renaissance
by Heinrich Wolfflin
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Heinrich Wolfflin was a pioneering critic who introduced new and rigorous methods of formal analysis into the study of art. Classic Art, first published in 1899, is itself a classic that has exercised a profound influence on the way people have looked at... (read more)

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The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance (Vintage)
The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance (Vintage)
by Jonathan Jones
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The Mirror of the Artist: Northern Renaissance Art in Its Historical Context
The Mirror of the Artist: Northern Renaissance Art in Its Historical Context
by Craig Harbison
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In this series accomplished authors accurately cover a range of subjects using up-to-date methodologies and impressive visual formats. This is the first book to present a broad overview of the art of the Renaissance from Northern Europe within its... (read more)

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From Heaven to Arcadia: The Sacred and the Profane in the Renaissance (New York Review Collections)
From Heaven to Arcadia: The Sacred and the Profane in the Renaissance (New York Review Collections)
by Ingrid Rowland
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From the revelations of classical statuary pulled from the Roman soil as the popes began rebuilding the city in the fifteenth century, to the myth of serenity that Venice constructed to conceal its physical and political fragility, to bloody yet cultured... (read more)

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Renaissance Art (Brief Insight)
Renaissance Art (Brief Insight)
by Geraldine A. Johnson
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Botticelli, Holbein, da Vinci, Dürer, Michelangelo: these Renaissance masters are still revered today. But who were these artists, why did they produce such memorable works, and how were they viewed in their own time? Using vivid and engaging... (read more)

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Frescos: In the Rooms of Palladio: Malcontenta 1557-1575
Frescos: In the Rooms of Palladio: Malcontenta 1557-1575
by Antonio Foscari
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During the Renaissance, the contest to decide the order of rank among the fine arts, architecture, painting, and sculpture was an issue that also occupied the famous architect Andrea Palladio. He was convinced that architecture spoke for itself and did... (read more)

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European Art in the Fifteenth Century (Art Through the Centuries)
European Art in the Fifteenth Century (Art Through the Centuries)
by Stefano Zuffi
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Influenced by a revival of interest in Greco-Roman ideals and sponsored by a newly prosperous merchant class, fifteenth-century artists produced works of astonishingly innovative content and technique. The International Gothic style of painting, still... (read more)

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Dosso's Fate: Painting and Court Culture in Renaissance Italy (Issues & Debates)
Dosso's Fate: Painting and Court Culture in Renaissance Italy (Issues & Debates)
by Luisa Ciammitti
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Dosso Dossi has long been considered one of Renaissance Italy's most intriguing artists. A wealth of documents chronicle his life, but because very little of his work has survived, he remains an enigma and his art continues to be as elusive as it is... (read more)

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Renaissance Art Reconsidered #3: Viewing Renaissance Art
Renaissance Art Reconsidered #3: Viewing Renaissance Art
by Kim W Woods
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'This sumptuous catalogue provides an overview of French art circa 1500, a dynamic, transitional period when the country, resurgent after the dislocations of the Hundred Years\' War, invaded Italy and all media flourished. What followed was the emergence... (read more)

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The Controversy of Renaissance Art
The Controversy of Renaissance Art
by Alexander Nagel
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  Many studies have shown that images—their presence in the daily lives of the faithful, the means used to control them, and their adaptation to secular uses—were at the heart of the Reformation crisis in northern Europe.  But the... (read more)

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Renaissance Artist at Work: From Pisano to Titian (Icon Editions)
Renaissance Artist at Work: From Pisano to Titian (Icon Editions)
by Bruce Cole
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This book gives the necessary background for the study and appreciation of Italian painting and sculpture from about 1250 to 1550. It tells how the artists learned their craft, the organization of their workshops, and the guilds they belonged to; how... (read more)

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