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Italian Renaissance painting according to genres by Jacob Burckhardt

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Published by Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles, CA .
Written in English


  • Painting, Renaissance -- Italy -- Themes, motives,
  • Painting, Italian -- Themes, motives

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Edition Notes

StatementJacob Burckhardt ; introduction by Maurizio Ghelardi ; translation by David Britt and Caroline Beamish.
SeriesTexts & documents
LC ClassificationsND615 .B8713 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 235 p. :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15562551M
ISBN 100892367369
LC Control Number2004006612

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Description Jacob Burckhardt Introduction by Maurizio Ghelardi Translation by David Britt and Caroline Beamish Jacob Burckhardt (–) was one of the first great historians of culture and art. In his manuscript on the genres of Italian Renaissance painting—still unpublished in . Finally, this being a book about Italian Renaissance painting, the author restricts himself to the painting activities of the reviewed artists. This of course shows them more one-sided than most of them actually were: this was the century of the uomine universale and quite a number of these artists were not only painters, but also sculptors Cited by: 8. Italian Renaissance painting is the painting of the period beginning in the late 13th century and flourishing from the early 15th to late 16th centuries, occurring in the Italian peninsula, which was at that time divided into many political states, some independent but others controlled by external powers. The painters of Renaissance Italy, although often attached to particular courts and with. The Swiss scholar Jacob Burckhardt () was one of the first great historians of culture and art. In his manuscript on the genres of Italian Renaissance painting - still unpublished in the original German and published here in English for the first time - Burckhardt assayed a transformative approach to the study of art : Jacob Burckhardt.

(shelved 2 times as italian-renaissance) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Frederick Hartt does a wonderful job at explaining Italian Renaissance art, as we would expect. The jarring thing about the book, from my spoiled sensibility, is that so many of the pictures are in black and white, which makes sense considering the publication date of the book/5. Italian Renaissance Painting according to Genres $ $ Sale Making a Prince's Museum: Drawings for the Late-Eighteenth-Century Redecoration of the Villa Borghese $ $ Pages in category "Italian Renaissance painters" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) ().

Considered one of the first of the Italian Renaissance artists, Giotto di Bondone was a talented painter and architect. Not only are his works celebrated today for their architectural style and subject matter, but he was also renowned by his contemporaries, including the Italian poets Boccaccio and Sacchetti, and Dante Alighieri, who mentioned the artist by name in his famous book The Divine Birth place: Florence, Italy. Italian Renaissance painting according to genres / by: Burckhardt, Jacob, Published: () An introduction to Italian Renaissance painting. by: Gould, Cecil Hilton Monk, Published: () Light and color in the Italian Renaissance theory of art / by: Barasch, Moshe. Who painted the manuscript illuminations for the Duke of Berry's prayer book? the Renaissance heralded a period of political evolution, in which people strove for achievement and fame. This contrasted acutely with the values of asceticism and humility which characterized the Middle Ages.   He was the revising author for the fourth and fifth editions of History of Italian Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture (, ) and co-editor of The Search for a Patron in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance (, with Rebecca L. Wilkins) and Beyond Isabella: Secular Women Patrons of Art in Renaissance Italy ( with.