Renaissance Bodies: The Human Figure in English Culture c. 1540-1660
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Renaissance Bodies: The Human Figure in English Culture c. 1540-1660

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  2 ratings  ·  1 review
Renaissance Bodies is a unique collection of views on the ways in which the human image has been represented in the arts and literature of English Renaissance society. The subjects discussed range from high art to popular culture – from portraits of Elizabeth I to polemical prints mocking religious fanaticism – and include miniatures, manners, anatomy, drama and architectu...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published June 1st 1997 by Reaktion Books
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-7 of 7)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Mar 29, 2010 A. marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Has been on shelf FOREVER.
Sarah marked it as to-read
Mar 31, 2014
Wgary added it
Jul 06, 2013
Pia added it
Nov 09, 2012
abcdefg marked it as to-read
Dec 07, 2011
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Great Planting Albion's Classicism: The Visual Arts in Britain, 1550-1660 Picture And Poetry, 1560 1620: Relations Between Literature And The Visual Arts In The English Renaissance Renaissance Bodies: The Human Figure in English Culture, C. 1540-1660

Share This Book