Siena, Florence, and Padua: Art, Society, and Religion, 1280-1400, Volume 1: Interpretive Essays

Siena, Florence, and Padua: Art, Society, and Religion, 1280-1400, Volume 1: Interpretive Essays

by Diana Norman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300061242

ISBN-13: 9780300061246

Pub. Date: 02/28/1995

Publisher: Yale University Press

These two volumes examine the artistic legacy of three cities that were major centers for the flowering of early Italian Renaissance art and civic culture, and they place the works of art within their social, religious, and cultural contexts. Volume I addresses such issues as the politics and economics of the cities; the major practitioners of painting, sculpture,

Overview

These two volumes examine the artistic legacy of three cities that were major centers for the flowering of early Italian Renaissance art and civic culture, and they place the works of art within their social, religious, and cultural contexts. Volume I addresses such issues as the politics and economics of the cities; the major practitioners of painting, sculpture, and architecture; and the relation of art to religious belief. Volume II focuses on major works of art produced in Siena, Florence, or Padua or executed by artists associated with the three cities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300061246
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Series:
Sienna Florence and Padua Series
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.25(h) x (d)

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