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Bronzes of the Italian Renaissance

Paul Rosenberg & Co.

Bronzes of the Italian Renaissance

twenty-two unpublished statuettes

by Paul Rosenberg & Co.

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Published by P. Rosenberg in New York, N.Y .
Written in

    Places:
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Bronze figurines, Italian.,
    • Bronze figurines, Renaissance -- Italy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementintroduction and notes by Alexandre P. Rosenberg.
      ContributionsRosenberg, Alexandre P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK7952.A1 P38 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination83 p. :
      Number of Pages83
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3858443M
      LC Control Number81178449

      The first book to be dedicated to the topic, Patronage and Italian Renaissance Sculpture reappraises the creative and intellectual roles of sculptor and patron. The volume surveys artistic production from the Trecento to the Cinquecento in Rome, Pisa, Florence, Bologna, and Venice. Using a broad range of approaches, the essayists question the traditional concept of authorship in Italian. 5. Jacob Burckhardt, The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (Penguin Classics) Third Printing Edition, (Penguin Books Hamondsworth, ). This remains a very influential work on the Italian Renaissance and especially the origins of the Renaissance. It was published in the 19th century by one of the most acclaimed historians of the century.

      A new collector’s guide to Renaissance bronzes. Will Russell, specialist in early European sculpture, offers nine points for lovers of timeworn statuary to consider — from Venetian vs Florentine foundries to patina and whether or not to polish. Illustrated with lots offered at Christie’s. From the early 15th century onward, ambitious European makers and patrons of the arts sought to emulate the tastes and . “Grace” emerges as a keyword in the culture and society of sixteenth-century Italy. The Grace of the Italian Renaissance explores how it conveys and connects the most pressing ethical, social and aesthetic concerns of an age concerned with the reactivation of ancient ideas in a changing world. The book reassesses artists such as Francesco del Cossa, Raphael and Michelangelo and explores.

      Get this from a library! Michelangelo and his world: sculpture of the Italian Renaissance. [Joachim Poeschke] -- This new volume is the most comprehensive examination of Italian Renaissance sculpture from to ever published. Central to the whole study is the sculpture . Renaissance Sculpture Masterpieces Early Sculpture of the 15th century. Lorenzo Ghiberti. The beginnings of Renaissance Sculpture as an art form sprang from the commissioning of two doors for the Baptistery in Florence. The artist tasked for this work was the .


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There is much to recommend in the book which without going into great depth provides up-to-date scholarship covering the entire period of the Italian Renaissance. There is no other book available in English to match this work, and it maintains the quality of other Konemann publications covering the Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque, Neoclassical /5(16).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paul Rosenberg & Co. Bronzes of the Italian Renaissance. New York, N.Y.: P. Rosenberg, [] (OCoLC) The Renaissance was a golden age for sculpture, one in which the modern conception of the world gained its first artistic outlines.

The medieval definition of the themes and functions of art was crucially expanded, and the creative preoccupations with classical antiquity and the renewed study of nature found their fullest expression.3/5.

For survey courses in Italian Renaissance art. "A broad survey of art and architecture in Italy between c. andthis book approaches the works from the point of view of the artist as individual creator and as an expression of the city within which the artist was working."/5(66). The arts of the Italian Renaissance: painting, sculpture, architecture [Paatz, Walter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The arts of the Italian Renaissance: painting, sculpture. "The Renaissance was a golden age for sculpture, one in which the modern conception of the world gained its first artistic outlines. The medieval definition of the themes and functions of art was crucially expanded, and the creative preoccupations with classical antiquity and the renewed study of nature found their fullest expression.

As a result, Renaissance sculpture, and particularly the. This erudite, fresh overview of Italian sculpture of the late Renaissance by University of Dusseldorf art historian Poeschke features 52 full-page color plates and halftones with commentaries, plus an introductory essay and biographical profiles of 20 s: 1.

A taste for small bronzes developed in Renaissance Italy during the second half of the fifteenth century among a broad spectrum of collectors, from grand dukes to simple scholars with humanist enthusiasms, motivated by a desire to demonstrate their discernment, affluence, and social status.

Many European cities had bronze foundries, but Florence saw the first true flowering of bronze sculpture. The main monuments there are the two pairs of bronze doors by Lorenzo Ghiberti on the Baptistery (–24 and –52) and several key works of Donatello.

To the north, as in the Vischer family’s Shrine of Saint Sebaldus in Nuremberg. Bronzes, Italian, Bronzes (Renaissance), Sculpture, Renaissance Publisher London: H. Grevel & Co.

; Berlin: Bruno Cassirer Collection bplill; bostonpubliclibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor Boston Public Library Contributor Boston Public Library Language English Volume v   The sculptors of the Italian Renaissance transformed their Classical and regional heritage.

From about tothese masters introduced revolutionary innovations in freestanding figures and portraits, while on reliefs convincing perspective was /5(3). The sculptors of the Italian Renaissance transformed their Classical and regional heritage.

From about tothese masters introduced revolutionary innovations in freestanding figures and portraits, while on reliefs convincing perspective was rendered for the first time, predating its use in painting.4/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bode, Wilhelm von, Italian bronze statuettes of the Renaissance.

New York: M.A.S. de Reinis, COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

“Jacob Burckhardt’s book, The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy, really starts the whole tradition” Baxandall’s work has been incredibly influential and most people who study 15th century Italian Renaissance art still have to—and should—engage with his work.

I still teach it on my MA in Renaissance Studies. About this Item: Harry N Abrams Inc, New York, Orange Cloth Gilt Titles. Condition: Tres Bien-very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-tres Bon. Donatello (illustrator). Donatello and His World: Sculpture of the Italian Renaissance; "This lavish new volume, which covers the period from torepresents the most comprehensive documentation of early Italian Renaissance sculpture.

The Italian Renaissance is best known for its achievements in painting, architecture, sculpture, literature, music, philosophy, science and technology, and exploration. Italy became the recognized European leader in all these areas by the late 15th century, during the Peace of Lodi (–) agreed between Italian : 14th century – 17th century.

A comprehensive examination of the sculpture of the late Italian Renaissance, focusing upon the work of Michelangelo. Poeschke demonstrates how he redefined both the subject matter and the uses of the art form. Detailed treatment of Michelangelo's contemporaries is also provided.3/5(1).

Italian literature - Italian literature - The Renaissance: The European Renaissance (the “rebirth” of the classical past) really began in 14th-century Italy with Petrarch and Boccaccio. The 15th century, devoid as it was of major poetic works, was nevertheless of very great importance because it was the century in which a new vision of human life, embracing a different conception of man.

Reinforced by an expert text, the reproductions in this beautiful oversized book provide a rich trove to guide the art lover through the Italian Renaissance.

Traces in detail the evolution of the chief genres of architecture, sculpture, painting, and draughtsmanship. Essays link individual works to the history & ideas of the time. 11" x 12 1/2"/5. The Italian writers Boccaccio, Pico, and Niccolo Machiavelli were able to distribute their works much more easily and cheaply because of the rise of the printed book.

Alas, the Italian Renaissance could not last forever, and beginning in with the French invasion of Italian land Italy was plagued by the presence of foreign powers vying for.The Italian Renaissance was a golden age for bronze sculpture, both on a grand scale-such as Ghiberti's Gates of Paradise, or Cellini's Perseus-and more intimate statuettes and small-scale functional objects.

Bronze, being both costly and luxurious, embodied power, authority, and eternity and emulated the classical past. The Italian Renaissance: Learning from Ancient Buildings The glory of the ancient past was a model to be emulated and a golden age to be recovered so that its wisdom could be applied to the circumstances of Italy in the second half of the 14 th century.