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Alberti, Leon Battista

David Marsh

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Leon Battista Alberti Introduction Leon Battista Alberti (b. 1404–d. 1472), humanist and architect, was born in Genoa, the illegitimate son of...

Amsterdam

Henk van Nierop

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Amsterdam Introduction Amsterdam was the biggest and the most important commercial metropolis of 17th-century Europe. Its wealthy merchants p...

Ariosto, Ludovico

Dennis Looney

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Ludovico Ariosto ...

Art in Renaissance Florence

Sarah Blake McHam

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Art in Renaissance Florence Introduction Florence was a crucial locus for developments in Italian art throughout the peninsula in the period b...

Art in Renaissance Venice

Tom Nichols

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Art in Renaissance Venice Introduction This bibliography concentrates primarily on Venetian art and artists of the 15th and 16th centuries. In ...

Art Literature and Theory of Art

Thijs Weststeijn

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Art Literature and Theory of Art Introduction In contrast to theories of poetry or rhetoric, no complete ancient theory of the figurative arts...

Art Market

Michael North

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Art Market Introduction This overview concentrates on newer studies on art markets and on research that has not yet received attention in this...

Art, 16th- and 17th-Century Flemish

Koenraad Jonckheere

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

16th- and 17th-Century Flemish Art Introduction Seventeenth-century Flemish art is one of the highlights in Western art history. Although the ...

Art, 17th-Century Dutch

Christopher Atkins

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

17th-Century Dutch Art Introduction Artistic production in the long 17th century in the Dutch Republic radically reenvisioned the forms of vis...

Art, German

Jeffrey Chipps Smith

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

German Art Introduction German Renaissance art was vibrant, innovative, and at times powerfully emotional. “German,” as used here, refers to a...

Art, Spanish

Xanthe Brooke

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Spanish Art Introduction Most publications about the visual arts of the Iberian Peninsula have focused in the past on Spain’s so-called Golden ...

Artisans

James Farr

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Artisans Introduction The historiography of artisans and, to a lesser extent, apprentices in early modern Europe has experienced a renaissance...

Ascham, Roger

Jonathan Arnold

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Roger Ascham Introduction Roger Ascham (b. 1514/15–d. 1568) is best known as a humanist scholar and author, who was royal tutor to the young E...

Astell, Mary

Jacqueline Broad

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Mary Astell Introduction Mary Astell (b. 1666–d. 1731) is widely considered to be one of the earliest English feminists. She is best known for...

Astrology, Alchemy, Magic

Sheila J. Rabin

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Astrology, Alchemy, Magic Introduction Scientific developments in the early modern period have traditionally been called the “scientific revolut...

Austria

Joseph F. Patrouch

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Austria Introduction It is a challenge to define “Austria” in the 14th through the 17th centuries. On the one hand, the term refers to a geogr...

Bacon, Francis

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Francis Bacon Introduction No one disputes the tremendous importance of Francis Bacon in the context of early modern natural, moral, and legal...

Banking and Money

Francesco Guidi Bruscoli

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Banking and Money Introduction Economic historians have published widely on the “crisis of the 14th century.” Money supply and monetary circulat...

Baroque

Anne H. Muraoka

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Baroque Introduction The Baroque is a name given to a style that dominated western Europe from the late 16th century to the mid-18th century (...

Baroque Art and Architecture in Italy

Frances Gage

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Baroque Art and Architecture in Italy Introduction Although the term baroque is most often applied to the visual arts, on which this article w...

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