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The Cambridge Companion to Masaccio (Cambridge Companions to the History of Art)

 
 
 
 
The Cambridge Companion to Masaccio (Cambridge Companions to the History of Art)
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780521669412
ISBN 10: 521669413
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: 2002-06-30
Format: Paperback
Pages: 312
List Price: $41.00
 
 

Explores the visual, intellectual, and religious culture of Renaissance Florence in the age of Masaccio.

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Ahl (art history, Lafayette College) edits 10 essays by art historians who are senior scholars on Italian painting of the early Renaissance. The essays often use a contextual approach, with topics that include urbanism, social context, technique, collaboration with Masolino, Massaccio's use of perspective, the Brancacci chapel, and his altarpieces. There are many illustrations, all in b&w. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)