9780813336916-0813336910-Italian Renaissance Art (Icon Editions)

Italian Renaissance Art (Icon Editions)

ISBN-13: 9780813336916
ISBN-10: 0813336910
Edition: 1
Author: Adams, Laurie Schneider
Publication date: 2001
Publisher: Westview Press
Format: Paperback 448 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780813336916
ISBN-10: 0813336910
Edition: 1
Author: Adams, Laurie Schneider
Publication date: 2001
Publisher: Westview Press
Format: Paperback 448 pages

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Acknowledged authors Adams, Laurie Schneider wrote Italian Renaissance Art (Icon Editions) comprising 448 pages back in 2001. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0813336910 and 9780813336916. Since then Italian Renaissance Art (Icon Editions) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Art historian Laurie Schneider Adams brings to students a vibrant and engaging presentation of Renaissance art history that is supported by up-to-date scholarship and methodology. The text opens with the late Byzantine work of Cimabue and concludes with the transition to Mannerism. The author's focus is on the most important and innovative artists and their principal works, with a clear emphasis on selectivity and understanding. Italian Renaissance Art also focuses on style and iconography, and on art and artists, incorporating different methodological approaches to create a wider understanding and appreciation of the art.Distinguishing features of this text include: Over 400 illustrations, with 215 in full color, are integrated with the text, and large enough to properly view. In depth coverage on the most important and innovative artists and their principle works throughout Italy. Side boxes that provide additional material on techniques, biographical data, descriptions of artistic media, as well as necessary background information are used in every chapter. Controversy” boxes introduce some of the ongoing scholarly quarrels among Renaissance art historians. Maps, plans, and diagrams are also included throughout. A historical chronology, a full glossary of art-historical terms, and a select bibliography are also included at the end of the text.

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