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short history of Italian art

Venturi, Adolfo

short history of Italian art

by Venturi, Adolfo

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Art -- Italy -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Adolfo Venturi; translated by Edward Hutton, with 300 illustrations.
      ContributionsHutton, Edward, 1875- tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6911 .V45
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 376 p.
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6693632M
      LC Control Number26017744
      OCLC/WorldCa1051284

      Short description and Notes: The course on the History of Italian Art consists of a short introduction in the development of the art in Italy and guided visits. Level recommended: elementary. Enrollment is possible only in combination with an Italian language course. In 43 lectures, Dr. Vida Hull offers an introduction to the art of the Italian with slides of great paintings, the lectures (all streamable above or available individually here), cover painters like Masaccio and Botticelli, Titian, da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo and more. Hull, who taught the course at East Tennessee State, earned her Ph.D. at Bryn Mawr College.

        I would recommend Robert Hughes's "Rome: A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History." It starts with the ancient myth of Romulus and Remus and ends with the fascist Italy of Mussolini, so it's a wonderful survey of literally the entire history of Ro. vi Molly Faries, Christa Steinbuchel, and J. R. J. van Asperen de Boer, Maarten van Heemskerck and Jan van Scorel's Haarlem Workshop E. Melanie Gifford, Style and Technique in Dutch Landscape Painting in the s J¢rgen Wadum, Johannes Vermeer () and His Use of Perspective Ilze Poriete, Dace Choldere, A Technical Study of the Materials.

      The history of the book became an acknowledged academic discipline in the s, Contributors to the discipline include specialists from the fields of textual scholarship, codicology, bibliography, philology, palaeography, art history, social history and cultural key purpose is to demonstrate that the book as an object, not just the text contained within it, is a conduit of. Frederick Hartt's unrivaled classic is a dazzling journey through four centuries of Italian Renaissance painting, sculpture, and architecture. Its sumptuous color illustrations, fine writing, and in-depth scholarship bring into focus all the elements of this extraordinarily creative period and the remarkable personalities who gave it life. 5/5(1).


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History of Italian Renaissance Art, Seventh Edition, brings you an updated understanding of this pivotal period as it incorporates new research and current art historical thinking, while also maintaining the integrity of the story that Frederick Hartt first told so enthusiastically many years ago.

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