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Florentine Sculptors Of The Renaissance

Wilhelm Bode

Florentine Sculptors of the Renaissance is a comprehensive book written by Wilhelm Bode that explores the lives and works of the most prominent sculptors of the Renaissance period in Florence, Italy. The book begins with an introduction to the city of Florence and its artistic heritage, and then delves into the biographies of the artists who shaped the city's artistic landscape.The book covers the works of famous sculptors such as Donatello, Michelangelo, and Benvenuto Cellini, as well as lesser-known artists who made significant contributions to the art of sculpture during this period. Bode provides detailed descriptions of the artists' works, including their techniques, styles, and influences. He also examines the historical and cultural context in which these artists lived and worked, providing readers with a deeper understanding of the social and political forces that shaped the art of the Renaissance.The book is illustrated with over 100 black and white photographs and sketches, making it an excellent resource for art historians, students, and enthusiasts. Overall, Florentine Sculptors of the Renaissance is a valuable addition to any collection of books on Renaissance art and culture.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jun 8th, 2006
  • Pages: 356
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.25in - 7.50in - 0.74in - 1.35lb
  • EAN: 9781428624801
  • Categories: Europe - RenaissanceAmerican - GeneralSports