Pontificate of Clement VII: History, Politics, Culture

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This interdisciplinary volume, the first on the subject, constitutes a major step forward in our understanding of Clement VII's pontificate. Looking beyond Clement's well-known failures, and anachronistic comparisons with more 'successful' popes, it provides a fascinating insight into one of the most pivotal periods of papal and European history. Drawing on long-neglected sources, as rich as they are abundant, the contributors address a wide variety of important aspects of Clement's pontificate, re-assessing his character, familial and personal relations, political strategies, and cultural patronage, as well as exploring broader issues including the impact of the Sack of Rome, and religious renewal and reform in the pre-Tridentine period.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780754606802
  • Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 5/30/2005
  • Series: Catholic Christendom 1300-1700 Series
  • Pages: 464
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Clement and calamity : the case for re-evaluation 3
2 Guicciardini, Giovio, and the character of Clement VII 19
3 The "disastrous" pontificate of Clement VII : disastrous for Giulio de 'Medici? 29
4 All in the family : the Medici women and Pope Clement VII 41
5 The conspiracy of 1522 against Cardinal Giulio de' Medici : Machiavelli and "gli esempli delli antiqui" 55
6 Clement VII and Francesco Maria Della Rovere, Duke of Urbino 75
7 Clement VII and the sack of Rome as represented in the Ephemerides Historicae of Cornelius de Fine 109
8 Rome during the sack : chronicles and testimonies from an occupied city 125
9 The papal court in exile : Clement VII in Orvieto, 1527-28 143
10 The place of Clement VII and Clementine Rome in Renaissance history 165
11 Clement VII and Michelangelo : an anatomy of patronage 189
12 Michelangelo and the Clementine architectural style 199
13 Clement VII and the golden age of the papal choir 227
14 Competition, collaboration, and specialization in the Roman art world, 1520-27 253
15 Papal tastes and musical genres : Francesco da Milano "Il Divino" (1497-1543) and the Clementine aesthetic 277
16 Seeking patronage under the Medici popes : a tale of two humanists 293
17 Augustan Mediterranean iconography and Renaissance hieroglyphics at the court of Clement VII : Sebastiano del Piombo's Portrait of Andrea Doria 313
18 Adrian VI, Clement VII, and art 339
19 Humanism and confession in Northern Europe in the age of Clement VII 363
20 Experiments in art and reform in Italy in the early sixteenth century 385
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