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By Babette Bohn,James M. Saslow

ISBN-10: 1444337262

ISBN-13: 9781444337266

A spouse to Renaissance and Baroque Art offers a various, clean selection of available, complete essays addressing key concerns for ecu artwork produced among 1300 and 1700, a interval that may be termed the start of recent history.

  • Presents a suite of unique, in-depth essays from paintings specialists that deal with a variety of features of ecu visible arts made from circa 1300 to 1700
  • Divided into 5 wide conceptual headings: Social-Historical components in creative creation; inventive procedure and Social Stature of the Artist; the item: paintings as fabric tradition; The Message: matters and Meanings; and The Viewer, the Critic, and the Historian: Reception and Interpretation as Cultural Discourse
  • Covers many subject matters no longer in general incorporated in collections of this nature, comparable to Judaism and the humanities, architectural treatises, the worldwide Renaissance in arts, the recent common sciences and the humanities, artwork and faith, and gender and sexuality
  • Features essays at the arts of the family existence, sexuality and gender, and the artwork and creation of tapestries, conservation/technology, and the metaphor of theater
  • Focuses on Western and important Europe and that territory's interactions with neighboring civilizations and far away discoveries
  • Includes illustrations in addition to hyperlinks to pictures no longer incorporated within the book 

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