Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Click & Collect from 2 Hours
Last Christmas Delivery Dates
Free UK Standard Delivery on orders £20 and over Order in time for Christmas 18th December 2nd Class | 19th December 1st Class Free Click & Collect to shops From 2 hours of your order*
Confraternities and the Visual Arts in Renaissance Italy: Ritual, Spectacle, Image (Paperback)
  • Confraternities and the Visual Arts in Renaissance Italy: Ritual, Spectacle, Image (Paperback)
zoom

Confraternities and the Visual Arts in Renaissance Italy: Ritual, Spectacle, Image (Paperback)

(author), (author)
£31.99
Paperback 332 Pages / Published: 15/09/2011
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
First published in 2000, Confraternities and the Visual Arts in Renaissance Italy: Ritual, Spectacle, Image was the first book to consider the role of Italian confraternities in the patronage of art. Eleven interdisciplinary essays analyze confraternal painting, sculpture, architecture, and dramatic spectacles by documenting the unique historical and ritual contexts in which they were experienced. Exploring the evolution of devotional practices, the roles of women and youths, the age's conception of charity, and the importance of confraternities in civic politics and urban design, this book offers illuminating approaches to one of the most dynamic forms of corporate patronage in early modern Italy.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107403406
Number of pages: 332
Weight: 600 g
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 18 mm

You may also be interested in...

The End of Art
Added to basket
£20.99
Paperback
Vitruvius: 'Ten Books on Architecture'
Added to basket
Antiquity and its Interpreters
Added to basket
A Court in Exile
Added to basket
£36.99
Paperback
The Middle Ages in 50 Objects
Added to basket
Rethinking the Renaissance
Added to basket
The Social Logic of Space
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.