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

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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
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