The Resource Italian art, 1250-1550 : the relation of Renaissance art to life and society, Bruce Cole

Italian art, 1250-1550 : the relation of Renaissance art to life and society, Bruce Cole

Label
Italian art, 1250-1550 : the relation of Renaissance art to life and society
Title
Italian art, 1250-1550
Title remainder
the relation of Renaissance art to life and society
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Cole
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This survey of Italian Renaissance art, from a new and different perspective, shows how art was a vital part of society and how all types of art and artists reflected the needs and aspirations of the culture from which they arose. Most books on Renaissance art are based on a chronological study of the major artists and their works. In this book, Bruce Cole covers the major types of art from c. 1250 to c. 1550, discusses their origins and development, documents their use and function, and describes their form and how and why the artists shaped them that way. Art is thus firmly connected with the life and society of the Renaissance rather than viewed as a separate entity: painting and sculpture are seen in their proper context. After a wide-ranging introduction, there are chapters on Italian Renaissance art in relation to domestic life, worship, civic life, death and afterlife, and Renaissance images and ideals
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cole, Bruce
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6915
LC item number
.C6 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Icon editions.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, Italian
  • Art, Early Renaissance
  • Art and society
  • Art
  • Renaissance
  • Italie
  • Art italien
  • Art de la Renaissance
  • Art et société
  • Art and society
  • Art, Early Renaissance
  • Art, Italian
  • Beeldende kunsten
  • Opdrachten (algemeen)
  • Renaissance
  • Renaissance
  • Art
  • Art
  • Art de la Renaissance
  • Kunst
  • Renaissance
  • Sozialgeschichte
  • Italy
  • Italien
Label
Italian art, 1250-1550 : the relation of Renaissance art to life and society, Bruce Cole
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 282-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Domestic life -- Worship -- The civic world -- Renaissance images and ideals
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 294 p.
Isbn
9780064309042
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
86045087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14068109
  • (OCoLC)ocm14068109
Label
Italian art, 1250-1550 : the relation of Renaissance art to life and society, Bruce Cole
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 282-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Domestic life -- Worship -- The civic world -- Renaissance images and ideals
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 294 p.
Isbn
9780064309042
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
86045087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14068109
  • (OCoLC)ocm14068109

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