Art of Renaissance Rome, The (Reissue), Perspectives Series

Art of Renaissance Rome, The (Reissue), Perspectives Series

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For undergraduate courses after the introductory survey. Suitable also as supplement to the introductory survey. Suitable also for junior-senior-level and specialized courses.Part of Prentice Hall's Perspectives series of moderately priced, heavily illustrated, high-quality paperback books on specific subjects in art history, this book discusses the art of Rome in the Renaissance in the context of its patronage.show more

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  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 166 x 230 x 16mm | 480.82g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • Student edition
  • Student
  • 0131344005
  • 9780131344006

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION - PATRONAGE AND POPES: SAINTS OR SINNERS: 1. Urbanism: Rotting Cadavers and the New Jerusalem. 2. Churches: Harmony of Spheres and Construction Chaos. 3. Palaces: Magnificence and Mayhem. 4. Altarpieces: Spirit and Matter. 5. Chapel Decoration: Space, Time and Eternity. 6. Halls of State: Arts of Power. Conclusion - 1600 and Beyond Timeline. Bibliography. Picture Credits. Index.show more

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