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domestic setting of the arts in Renaissance Florence

John Kent Lydecker

domestic setting of the arts in Renaissance Florence

by John Kent Lydecker

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Published by UMI Dissertation Services in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


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StatementJohn Kent Lydecker.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 404p. :
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18630112M

  Art of Renaissance Venice, by Loren Partridge, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(4).   Kent Lydecker Jacqueline Marie Musacchio’s book on Renaissance childbirth and its imagery joins a growing bibliography on the domestic setting and function of art in Renaissance Italy.

Buy The Art of Florence New Ed by Glenn M. Andres, John Hunisak, Richard Turner (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12). One of the most important contemporary sources of information about the Italian Renaissance art is Giorgio Vasaris book entitled Lives of the most excellent painters, architects and sculptors All of the following about Donatello's David typify ideals of the word "Renaissance " meaning "rebirth" except.

  Niccolo Machiavelli was a diplomat, politician and writer in Renaissance Italy whose most infamous quotes come from his books The Prince and The Art of War.   Florence, or Firenze as it's known to those who live there, was the cultural epicenter for Early Italian Renaissance art, launching the careers of many prominent artists in 15th-century Italy. In a previous article on the Proto-Renaissance, several Republics and Duchies in northern Italy were also mentioned as : Shelley Esaak.


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For once a book on art which also reveals some common sense on the part of the author: all monuments discussed are displayed on a map at the front which works miracles in terms of orientation and getting a feel for Florence.

If you are planning to travel to Florence, you can just about use this small masterpiece as a kind of arts travel by: 5. This book is different. Art,architecture,and sculpture are brought together as a whole. The manner in which Partridge places the art works squarely within the political and culture setting of Florence is innovative.

Art does not exist in a vacuum/5(7). Brucker doesn't let his sources get in the way of readability. This book is one of Norman F. Cantor's "Core " books on Midevial studies and Cantor himself edited it as part of the "Historical Cities" collection.

Although "Renaissance Florence" was written /5(19). Overview In fifteenth-century Florence, many people believed themselves to be living in a new age.

The term "Renaissance," already coined by the sixteenth century, describes the "rebirth" from the dark ages of intellectual decline that followed the brilliance of ancient civilization. The domestic setting of the arts in Renaissance Florence / Lydecker; John Kent; Public Life in Renaissance Florence (), is an innovative model study for those seeking to understand the.

Books Set in Florence Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. The art-historic significance of this palazzo is mainly its architecture, as an example of a typical domestic building of the mid trecento.

However, the various changes in the quattrocento and the major restorations of the 19th and early 20th century make it hard to use as a “document”. I read this book in college as part of an art history class, Art and Politics of Renaissance Florence.

The book is very informative about the social, cultural, and political aspects of Rensaissance Florence, but it is dry. I could barely get through it and ended up skimming most of it/5(10). A beautiful selection of sculpture and painting from fifteenth century Florence; Accompanies the major exhibition The Springtime of the Renaissance.

Sculpture and the Arts in Florence held at Palazzo Strozzi, from March - Augustmoving on to the Musée du Louvre, from September to January ; Florence is justly named the 'cradle of the renaissance'.5/5(10).

With more than illustrations, Florence at the Dawn of the Renaissance reveals the full complexity and enduring beauty of the art of this period, including panel paintings, illuminated manuscripts, and stained glass panels. The book considers not only the work of Giotto and other influential artists, including Bernardo Daddi, Taddeo Gaddi 5/5(7).

Kent Lydecker, 'The Domestic Setting of the Arts in Renaissance Florence' (Ph.D. diss., The Johns Hopkins University, ), ; and Jacqueline Marie Musacchio, 'The Madonna and Child, a Host of Saints, and Domestic Devotion in Renaissance Florence,' in Revaluing Renaissance Art, ed.

Gabriele Neher and Rupert Shepherd (Aldershot, ), The Domestic Setting of the Arts in Renaissance Florence (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, ) Callmann, Ellen.

Beyond Nobility: Art for the Private Citizen in the Early Renaissance (Allentown, PA: Allentown Art Museum, ) ix. General Overviews. Andres, et al.

provides an extensively illustrated history of Florentine art from the period. Crum and Paoletti considers art within its social context over the three-century span. Ames-Lewis and Nethersole provide histories of Renaissance art intended for undergraduate readership that incorporates new approaches of scholarly inquiry; the former discusses.

We explore the price-setting protocol used by the money-changers guild, the Arte del Cambio, to set the exchange rate between domestic gold and silver coins in Renaissance Florence, a precursor in.

Novelist, broadcaster and critic Sarah Dunant is the author of eight novels. Her latest, The Birth of Venus, is a tale of art, passion and politics set in Renaissance : Guardian Staff. The Florentine Palace as Domestic Architecture RICHARD A. GOLDTHWAITE RENAISSANCE FLORENCE experienced a building boom probably more spectacular than that undergone by any other city in Europe throughout the Middle Ages.

From the second half of the fourteenth century to the beginning of the sixteenth century construction was a general phenome-File Size: 4MB. The Domestic Setting of the Arts in Renaissance Florence.

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, Schubring, Paul. Cassoni Truhen und Truhenbilder der italienischen Fruhrenaissance.

Ein Beitrag zur Profanmalerei in Quattrocento. Leipzig: Verlag von Kar W. Hierseman, Thornton, Peter. "Cassoni, Forzieri, Goffani, and Cassette. The Renaissance is a term that refers to the historical, cultural, and artistic movement that developed first in Italy and then quickly spread throughout the rest of Europe, from the fourteenth to the seventeenth various disciplines differed considerably from area to area.

This movement was characterized by the emergence of a new way of looking at life and the revival of studies. Domestic Art in Renaissance Italy.

a,b subsequently creating a greater demand for extravagant furniture and domestic art, both for established aristocratic patrons and the newly wealthy.

Florence and Central Italy, – A.D. Rome and Southern Italy, – A.D.John Kent Lydecker, 'The Domestic Setting of the Arts in Renaissance Florence' (unpublished Ph.D.

diss., The Johns Hopkins University, ). Attilio Schiaparelli, La casa fiorentina e i suoi arredi nei secoli XIV e XV, 2 vols. (; repr. Florence, ).Offers an incisive and original account of fourteenth- and fifteenth-century Florentine art in its social, cultural, political, geographic, economic and religious settings.

Ranging in scope from monumental and public artworks to the intimacy of the domestic interior, it explores artistic patronage and the working conditions of artists in a way that is fully accessible.5/5(1).