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The Cambridge companion to Piero della Francesca

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Piero, -- della Francesca, -- 1416?-1492 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Art, Renaissance -- Italy.,
  • Art, Italian -- 15th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-262) and index.

    Statementedited by Jeryldene M. Wood.
    ContributionsWood, Jeryldene.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND623.F78 C26 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 268 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22439121M
    ISBN 100521652545, 0521654726
    LC Control Number2001043485

      Piero’s books are a mass of detail—detailed arithmetic, detailed instructions. In the case ofDe Prospectiva Pingendi, though, we have another medium, the paintings, to reveal what it is really about. We see that a simplistic reading would completely miss the point. With the mathematical treatises we are not so fortunate—there is no other medium. If we want to know the real meaning, we Cited by: 5. Piero della Francesca (c. – Octo ) is certainly one of the most important Italian painters of the XV century. His art was ample, monumental and rational, and represents one of the highest artistic ideals of the early Renaissance.

    out of 5 stars Solid study of Piero della Francesca. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 26 March Format: Paperback. I needed this for a study course. It is reasonably comprehensive about the artist's work, and does what it can with his life, about which little is known. The illustrations are clear, some zoomed into when a feature is /5(3).   PDF The Cambridge Companion to Piero della Francesca Cambridge Companions to the History of EBook. Collinhitt. The Cambridge Companion to Piaget Cambridge Companions to Philosophy. READ book The Cambridge Companion to European Union Private Law (Cambridge Companions to Law) Voye.

      Aronberg Lavin, Piero della Francesca, Woods-Marsden, in J.M. Wood (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Piero della Francesca, Aronberg Lavin, Piero della Francesca, A. Cecchi in L. Bellosi (ed.), Una Scuola per Piero: Luce, colore e prospettiva nella formazione fiorentina di Piero della Francesca, Venice, , This is. Volumes devoted to Italian artists in the Cambridge Companions series include Giotto, Masaccio, Piero della Francesca, and Giovanni Bellini, with a volume on Raphael in the pipeline.


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Franceschi, otherwise known as della Francesca, of this city. Monsignor Zanobio de’ Medici, The Misericordia Polyptych(Plate 2), commissioned inis renowned as the earliest surviving work by Piero della Francesca.2 It stood in the church of the Compagnia di Santa Maria.

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Piero della Francesca's ruler portraits Joanna Woods-Marsden; 7. chronology and to suggest how Piero gradually fashioned familial, com-munal, and artistic contacts into a network of individual and corporate patronage.

The Life of Piero della Francesca Piero della Francesca was at the height of his career when he painted the Resurrection in the municipal building of his native Sansepolcro (Plate 1).

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