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History of Italian Renaissance Art By Frederick Hartt

History of Italian Renaissance Art by Frederick Hartt

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Summary

A guide to the art of the Italian Renaissance. This updated and revised edition includes extended coverage of the Quattrocento and Cinquecento in Florence, Rome and Venice, as well as additional works by north Italian artists and Florentine Mannerists.

History of Italian Renaissance Art Summary

History of Italian Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture by Frederick Hartt

The new edition of this guide to Italian Renaissance art includes extended coverage of the Quattrocento and Cinquecento in Florence, Rome and Venice, as well as additional works by north Italian artists and Florentine Mannerists. David Wilkins' revisions follow Hartt's vision and approach, while drawing on new research to bring the text up to date. New colour plates include details of the freshly cleaned Sistine Chapel ceiling, and other works rephotographed after cleaning or restoration.

Table of Contents

Part 1 The late Middle Ages: Italy and Italian art; Dugento art in Tuscany and Rome; Florentine art of the early Trecento; Siennese art of the early Trecento; later Gothic art in Tuscany and North Italy. Part 2 The Quattrocento: the beginnings of Renaissance architecture; Gothic and Renaissance in Tuscan sculpture; Gothic and Renaissance in Florentine painting; the heritage of Masaccio and the second Renaissance style; the second Renaissance style in architecture and sculpture; absolute and perfect painting - the second Renaissance style; crisis and crosscurrents; science, poetry and prose; the Renaissance in Central Italy; Gothic and Renaissance in Venice and North Italy. Part 3 The Cinquecento: the High Renaissance in Florence; the High Renaissance in Rome; High Renaissance and Mannerism; High and Late Renaissance in Venice and on the mainland; Michelangelo and the Maniera.

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GOR003564760
9780500236772
0500236771
History of Italian Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture by Frederick Hartt
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Thames & Hudson Ltd
1994-02-21
696
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