Renaissance Artist At Work / Edition 1

Renaissance Artist At Work / Edition 1

by Bruce Cole
     
 

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ISBN-10: 006430129X

ISBN-13: 9780064301299

Pub. Date: 03/01/1984

Publisher: Westview Press


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 their customers or patrons treated them and where their work was displayed—churches, civic buildings, or

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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 their customers or patrons treated them and where their work was displayed—churches, civic buildings, or private homes. The book discusses how art was made—tempera, oil, panel, canvas, fresco; it surveys the characteristic types of Renaissance art—altarpieces, portraits, tombs, busts, doors fountains, medals, etc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780064301299
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
03/01/1984
Series:
ICON Editions Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
398,252
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1230L (what's this?)

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