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Art in Renaissance Italy

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"Art mattered in the Renaissance... People expected painting, sculpture, architecture, and other forms of visual art to have a meaningful effect on their lives, " write the authors of this important new look at Italian Renaissance art. A glance at the pages of Art in Renaissance Italy shows at once its freshness and breadth of approach, which includes thorough explanation ...more
Paperback, 576 pages
Published December 1st 2005 by Laurence King (first published December 2nd 1996)
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Feb 17, 2014 Bree rated it 4 of 5 stars
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This was my major textbook in Italy. I'm rereading it to refresh my memory of what I learned.
I actually have the third edition.
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From Minimal To Conceptual Art: Works From The Dorothy And Herbert Vogel Collection Florence (Artistic Centers Of The Italian Renaissance) Siena Baptistry Font Critical Eye/I: Victor Burgin, Gilbert & George, Mary Kelly, Richard Long, Bruce McLean, David Tremlett: Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut, May 16-July 15, 1984: Catalogue Hermann Nitsch: Works on Paper 1956-1988

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