The Medici Wedding of 1589: Florentine Festival as Theatrum Mundi / Edition 1

The Medici Wedding of 1589: Florentine Festival as Theatrum Mundi / Edition 1

by James M. Saslow
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300064470

ISBN-13: 9780300064476

Pub. Date: 05/28/1996

Publisher: Yale University Press

The marriage of Grand Duke Ferdinando de' Medici to French princess Christine of Lorraine in 1589 became a landmark event in Renaissance art, theatre, and politics. This book combines art and social history to present the first comprehensive reconstruction of this month-long wedding celebration, providing a fascinating picture of Florentine culture at its zenith

Overview

The marriage of Grand Duke Ferdinando de' Medici to French princess Christine of Lorraine in 1589 became a landmark event in Renaissance art, theatre, and politics. This book combines art and social history to present the first comprehensive reconstruction of this month-long wedding celebration, providing a fascinating picture of Florentine culture at its zenith.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300064476
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
05/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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