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Dolce, Ludovico

Gennaro Tallini

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Ludovico DolceIntroductionLudovico Dolce (b. 1508/1510–d. 1568) was one of the most famous scholars of Renaissance Italian literature. Theorist of pai...

Donatello

Amy R. Bloch

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

DonatelloIntroductionDonatello, born Donato di Niccolò di Betto di Bardo (b. c. 1386–d. 1466) in Florence, was one of the most gifted and versatile sc...

Donne, John

Lara M. Crowley

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

John Donne Introduction John Donne’s life and writings continue to captivate and challenge critics. Donne (b. 1572–d. 1631) wrote a wide-rangi...

Drama, English Renaissance

David Bevington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

English Renaissance Drama Introduction The drama of Renaissance England was truly remarkable and not just because William Shakespeare wrote...

du Bellay, Joachim

Corinne Noirot

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Joachim Du BellayIntroductionAlthough Joachim Du Bellay (b. c. 1522–d. 1560) has long been regarded as a canonical poet of the French Renaissance, his...

Du Guillet, Pernette

Karen Simroth James

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Pernette Du GuilletIntroductionFirst published in 1545, soon after the poet’s death, Pernette du Guillet’s Rymes encompass popular lyric genres of the...

Dürer, Albrecht

Jeffrey Chipps Smith

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Albrecht DürerIntroductionAlbrecht Dürer (b. 1471–d. 1528), of Nuremberg, enjoyed great fame in his lifetime and, occasionally, a cultlike status in l...

Ebreo, Leone

James William Nelson Novoa

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Leone EbreoIntroductionLeone Ebreo, as he came to be known in Italy, was born Yehudah Abarbanel or Abravanel, it is believed, around 1460, and in Lisb...

Edward IV, King of England

Stella Fletcher

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

Edward IV, King of EnglandIntroductionRichard, duke of York, made a serious challenge for the throne of England during the reign of the ineffectual La...

El Greco

Laura R. Bass, Tanya J. Tiffany

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

El Greco Introduction Domenikos Theotokopoulos (c. 1541–1614), known as El Greco, was born on the Greek island of Crete, but he is most renown...

Elizabeth I, the Great, Queen of England

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Elizabeth I Introduction The historiographic house of Gloriana is an enormous edifice of many rooms and wings—even if its foundations have be...

Emperor, Maximilian I

Paula Fichtner

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Emperor Maximilian I Introduction Ambitious and imaginative to a fault, Maximilian I (1459–1519) was the son of German Emperor Frederick III an...

England, 1485-1642

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

England, 1485–1642 Introduction The scholarship on Tudor and Stuart England constitutes a parallel universe in its own right, with its ...

English Overseas Empire

L. H. Roper

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

English Overseas EmpireIntroductionThe English (after the Union of England, Scotland, and Wales in 1707, the British) Overseas Empire famously encompa...

English Puritans, Dissenters, Quakers, and Recusants

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

English Puritans, Quakers, Dissenters, Recusants Introduction The Elizabethan Settlement of 1559 formally reestablished the Church of England ...

Environment and the Natural World

Alix Cooper

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Environment and the Natural World Introduction Over the course of the early modern period, Europeans came to look at, engage with, and even tr...

Epic and Romance

Dennis Looney

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Epic and Romance Introduction Epic and romance are distinct literary genres that poets combine in some of the most effective narrative poems of...

Erasmus

Erika Rummel, Mark Wilson

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Erasmus Introduction Desiderius Erasmus was the leading Northern humanist in the 16th century. Born circa 1466 as the illegitimate son of a p...

Europe and the Globe, 1350–1700

Julie Berger Hochstrasser, Marsely Kehoe

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Europe and the Globe, 1350–1700IntroductionArtistic exchanges across geographical and cultural distances have registered in the arts from time immemor...

European Tapestries

Lorraine Karafel

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

European TapestriesIntroductionTapestry, the most costly and coveted art form in Renaissance and Baroque Europe, has long fascinated scholars. In the ...

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