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Florence and the Renaissance

3.6  ·  Rating Details ·  5 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Celebrates Florence's glorious feast of artistic, architectural, and sculptural creativity during this period of enlightened patronage.
Paperback, 224 pages
Published March 1st 1997 by Vilo International (first published May 1995)
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Nov 25, 2016 Yasmine rated it liked it
It's not the worst art book I've ever seen though, but it did not wow me either. I wish there was more information about the artworks, but if you are only looking for brief summaries about art then this is a good book to add to your collection. There isn't much about pagan themes in it though, so if you are into all-antica artwork then you will be disappointed. Also, the index isn't very helpful.

I think it's worth checking out if you just want to flip through some information if you are just
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May 03, 2010 AC rated it it was amazing
Wonderful book (so far...), intelligent, nuanced ... large plates, with details...
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Alain J. Lemaitre is Professeur of Modern History at the University of Upper Alsace (France).
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