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The Florentine Renaissance

Vincent Cronin

The Florentine Renaissance

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Published by Fontana in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Renaissance -- Italy -- Florence.,
  • Florence -- Civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVincent Cronin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG737.55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3-353,(32)p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18327009M
    ISBN 100006530443
    OCLC/WorldCa1295870


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In between, the book covers the life of great Florentine residents such as The Medici, Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci, Leornado Bruni, Filippo Brunelleschi, Botticelli, Donatello among other but it is Cosimo de' Medici who stands out as the patron of Renaissance Florence/5.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Yale University Press; First Edition, Second Printing edition (Novem ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product The Florentine Renaissance book 9 x x inches Shipping Weight: Cited by:   Florence in the fifteenth century was the undisputed centre of the Italian Renaissance.

Its legacy is apparent today in every aspect of human endeavour. Out art and science, our learning and literature, our Christianity and out civic liberties, even our conception of what constitutes a gentleman, have all been shaped by Florentine thought and deed. Writing his dialogues on The Civic Life in the mid s, Matteo Palmieri proudly emphasised the position of cultural pre-eminence attained by his native Florence in the course of his own lifetime.

‘Every thoughtful person must thank God for having been permitted to be born into this new age, so full of hope and promise, which already rejoices in a greater array of nobly-gifted talents than Author: Quentin Skinner.

Cosimo de' Medici and the Florentine Renaissance book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A comprehensive examination of the /5. A book that will serve the connoisseur as well as the biographer, and the lover of things Florentine as well as the social historian.”—Kathleen M.

Comerford, History: Reviews of New Books "Readers will no doubt find that the volume offers a treasure of information about a central figure and central moment in the Italian Renaissance. Corpus Mensurabilis Musicae, 32; Music of the Florentine Renaissance, Vol.

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I. The political philosopher Niccolò Machiavelli's most famous works are Discourses on Livy, Florentine Histories and finally The Prince, which has become so well known in modern societies that the word Machiavellian has come to refer to the cunning and ruthless actions advocated by the book.

Along with many other Renaissance works, The Prince remains a relevant and influential work of literature : 14th century – 17th century. The description for this book, The World of the Florentine Renaissance Artist: Projects and Patrons, Workshop and Art Market, will be forthcoming/5(7).

A beautifully illustrated account of life behind the walls of a Florentine Renaissance home Although we live in an era when vast sums of money are lavished on wedding festivities, we are not unique: in Renaissance Italy, middle- and upper-class families spent enormous amounts on marriages that were intended to establish or consolidate the status and lineage of one or both/5.

The Florentine - The English news magazine in Florence. The English News Magazine in Florence Italy for news, events, culture, travel, lifestyle, food, classified ads.

Follow in the footsteps of the supreme poet, or learn about the Renaissance city’s sordid past. Destination Florence. The spas of southern Tuscany Saturnia, Sorano + San. "Art, Marriage, and Family in The Florentine Renaissance book Florentine Renaissance Palace is a significant contribution to the literature on art for the Renaissance domestic sphrere The text is rich with information and expressively written, conveying the author's extensive knowledge and enthusiasm In sum, the book is vital reading for historians of Renaissance.

Florence in the fifteenth century was the undisputed centre of the Italian Renaissance. In this brilliant and absorbing book Vincent Cronin brings vividly to life the people and myriad achievements of this astonishingly fruitful epoch in human history. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cronin, Vincent.

Florentine Renaissance. New York, Dutton, (OCoLC) Document Type. The Florentine Painters of the Renaissance. by Berenson, Bernhard. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Florentine Renaissance Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "Sources and notes": p.

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The Florentine Renaissance - Ebook written by Vincent Cronin. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Florentine Renaissance.

The contents of this book: THE FLORENTINE PAINTERS OF THE RENAISSANCE 1 INDEX TO THE WORKS OF THE PRINCIPAL FLORENTINE PAINTERS 95 INDEX OF PLACES The index to the works of the principal Florentine artist is in alphabetical order, it also mentions where the piece of art was at the time the author wrote this book (in ).4/5(1).

Cronin presents Florentine civilization for the general reader as if ""it were a mural."" He sees and shows the 15th century as a watershed ""from which flow many of the beliefs and values we treasure most."" It is a popular exposition of a luminous age—the Florence of the Medici; of historians Bruni and Valla; philosophers Ficino and Pico; astronomer and ipso facto astrologer Toscanelli.

‎Florentine painting between Giotto and Michelangelo contains the names of such artists as Orcagna, Masaccio, Fra Filippo, Pollaiuolo, Verrocchio, Leonardo and Botticelli. Put beside these the greatest names in Venetian art, the Vivarini, the Bellini, Giorgione, Titian and Tintoret.

The difference is 5/5(1). This is the first biography of one of the outstanding humanists of the fifteenth-century Renaissance. Benedetto Accolti's interests ranged from rhetoric, humanism and Italian poetry to Roman law, from historical thought and medieval antiquarianism to the crusades and church history, and his work as a scholar, author and historian is placed in a wide context stretching from antiquity to the.

Bruni (), the leading civic humanist of the Italian Renaissance, served as apostolic secretary to four popes () and chancellor of Florence (). His History of the Florentine People is generally considered the first modern work of history.

This edition makes it available for the first time in English translation. Just steps from the appartment is the Medici-Riccardi Palace, home of the powerful Medici family, who ruled Florence, and brought it to the world stage during the renaissance.

This area is a mix of small craftsmens' workshops and monumental florentine grandeur, and this mix makes it a very special and unusual part of my city/5(28). Bernard Berenson (J – October 6, ) was an American art historian specializing in the book Drawings of the Florentine Painters was an international success.

His wife Mary is thought to have had a large hand in some of the writings. Berenson was a major figure in the attribution of Old Masters, at a time when these were attracting new interest by American Relatives: Senda Berenson Abbott (sister). Q&A Tell me about The Florentine Founded inThe Florentine is the independent news magazine in English for Florence and Tuscany lovers in Italy and all over the Florentine is published in a print edition and as a digital PDF every month.

Subscribers receive the magazine as soon as it is published, on or around the first Thursday of the month (we do not publish in August). This is probably the best book that has ever been written in the Renaissance and probably the most readable Mr Cronin's fluent pen and his delight in the subject turn the whole account into something of a love story., The Times Educational Supplement One of the first books to recommend to someone who wishes to discover the Florentine Renaissance., The Times Literary Supplement/5(6).

The Renaissance architect Filippo Brunelleschi () - effectively the father of Renaissance architecture - was the first to demonstrate the geometrical method of perspective. In aboutafter painting the outlines of various Florentine buildings onto a mirror, he noticed that when the building's outline was continued, all of the.

The Noisy Renaissance. Sound, Architecture, and Florentine Urban Life. Niall Atkinson “Finely written, closely argued, and well documented by textual and visual sources, full of fresh ideas, wonderful formulations, and turns of : Niall Atkinson. Experience in a Renaissance workshop. Discover Hidden Florence Tours.

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The Renaissance by Jerry Brotton Read. A century-and-a-half ago the Swiss art historian, Jacob Burckhardt, popularized the idea of a 'Renaissance' in 14th century Italy.

For most people, the term still conjures up works of art by the likes of Michelangelo or Leonardo. Leonardo Bruni (–), the leading civic humanist of the Italian Renaissance, served as apostolic secretary to four popes (–) and chancellor of Florence (–). He was famous in his day as a translator, orator, and historian, and was the best-selling author of the fifteenth century.

Bruni’s History of the Florentine People in twelve books is generally considered the. Internet Archive BookReader Sandro Botticelli and the Florentine Renaissance v. 1 Internet Archive BookReader Sandro Botticelli and the Florentine Renaissance v. Woodcut Book Illustration in Renaissance Italy: Florence in the s Leonardo Bruni, Italian humanist scholar of the Renaissance.

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