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Botticelli show features works never before seen in the US


Daily Astorian - Apr 13, 2017
FILE- In this Wednesday, March 2, 2016 file photo a person photographs a painting by Sandro Botticelli called 'Venus' during the press view for the V&A's spring exhibition Botticelli Reimagined, in London. A new exhibition of Italian Renaissance master ...
 

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WRCB-TV - Apr 13, 2017
A new exhibition of Italian Renaissance master Sandro Botticelli's paintings opens this weekend in Boston.More. A new exhibition of Italian Renaissance master Sandro Botticelli's paintings opens this weekend in Boston.More ...
 

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Italian Renaissance books

The Medici: Power, Money, and Ambition in the Italian Renaissance


by: Paul Strathern

A vivid, dramatic, and authoritative account of perhaps the most influential family in Italian history: the Medici.

A dazzling history of the modest family that rose to become one of the most powerful in Europe, The Medici is a remarkably modern story of power, money, and ambition. Against the background of an age that saw the rebirth of ancient and classical learning Paul Strathern explores the intensely dramatic rise and fall of the Medici family in Florence, as well as the Italian Renaissance which they did so much to sponsor and encourage.
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The Book of the Courtier


by: Baldesar Castiglione
‘The courtier has to imbue with grace his movements, his gestures, his way of doing things and in short, his every action’

In The Book of the Courtier (1528), Baldesar Castiglione, a diplomat and Papal Nuncio to Rome, sets out to define the essential virtues for those at Court. In a lively series of imaginary conversations between the real-life courtiers to the Duke of Urbino, his speakers discuss qualities of noble behaviour – chiefly discretion, decorum, nonchalance and gracefulness – as well as wider questions such as the duties of a good government and the true nature of love.
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Italian Renaissance Art


by: Stephen J. Campbell, Michael W. Cole

Stephen Campbell & Michael Cole offer a new and invigorating approach to Italian Renaissance art that combines a straightforward chronological structure with new insights and approaches from contemporary scholarship.

Drawing on the most recent scholarship, this book is accessible to students and non-specialist readers, telling the story of art in the great centers of Rome, Florence, and Venice, while profiling a range of other cities and sites throughout Italy. While the book presents the classic canon of Renaissance painting and sculpture in full, it expands the scope of conventional surveys by offering a more through coverage of architecture, decorative and domestic art, and print media.
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Dover Masterworks: Color Your Own Italian Renaissance Paintings


by: Marty Noble

Dedicated colorists will delight in 30 exquisitely reproduced masterpieces by the finest artists of the Italian Renaissance! Full-page illustrations include Leonardo's Mona Lisa, Botticelli's The Birth of Venus, Raphael's The Sistine Madonna, Michelangelo's The Delphic Sibyl, Fra Angelico's The Annunciation, and other gems from a golden age of creativity.
From great works of the Italian Renaissance to masterpieces from the Impressionist movement, the Dover Masterworks series offers more experienced colorists the opportunity to re-create some of the world's most famous paintings.
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The Lute in Italian Renaissance


http://www.amazon.com/Lute-Music-Vol-Francesco-Milano/dp/B00005MNIY.
 

The Italian Renaissance (AP Euro Review)


http://www.tomrichey.net/euro Mr. Richey discusses the nature of humanism and the Italian Renaissance with his AP European History students, including the ...
 

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Italian Renaissance in The Hermitage Museum The first part of the series “Italian Renaissance – faith in harmony and beauty” represents works by the Early ...
 

Italian Renaissance vs. Northern Renaissance (AP European History)


http://www.tomrichey.net/writing-clinic This is a brief tutorial video designed to show AP Euro students how to construct an argument comparing the Italian ...
 

Italian Renaissance Music for Viola da Gamba Consort,La Gamba


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