St. Catherine of Alexandria in Renaissance Roman Art: Case Studies in Patronage

St. Catherine of Alexandria in Renaissance Roman Art: Case Studies in Patronage

by Cynthia Stollhans

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409447511
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/28/2014
Edition description: 1
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Cynthia Stollhans is Associate Professor of Art History at Saint Louis University, USA.

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction; From east to west: St Catherine of Alexandria arrives in Rome; The ’Romanization’ of St Catherine and the cardinal from Milan; St Catherine and the papacy; Sacred and gendered unions: Catherine of Alexandria and hermit saints; The problem of two saints named Catherine in the Fetti chapel; In the service of family dynasties: the Theodoli and Cesi; Conclusions; Bibliography; Index.

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