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Painting, Power and Patronage: The Rise of the Professional Artist in Renaissance Italy
The art of Renaissance Italy remains arguably the touchstone of Western art. It has produced many of the icons by which we define European culture, and our subsequent view of the role of art and of the artist in society has been profoundly influenced and shaped by the ideas of the period. In this stimulating and controversial book, a bestseller in the author's native Holla ...more
Hardcover, 401 pages
Published February 1st 1992 by Allen Lane
(first published 1987)
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