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Title:
The Art of the Italian Renaissance: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting, Drawing
ISBN: 3895080772
Book #: 009381

Author: Toman, Rolf [Editor]
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Konemann
Place: Cologne
Year: 1995
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Folio
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Folio. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Blue gilt stamped cloth over boards, illustrated endpapers, color frontispiece, 463 pages, Glossary, Bibliography, Index, Genealogy Charts of Houses, List of Popes, Doges of Venice, extensively illustrated with color photographs many for full-page. In a color illustrated dust jacket that is lightly scuffed. "This book aims to provide a thorough introduction to the Renaissance in Italy, accompanied by the finest illustrations. The works are the main thing: reinforced by an expert text, the reproductions provide a rich trove to guide the art lover through the field. The evolution of the chief genres of architecture, sculpture, painting and draughtsmanship is followed in detail. Individual artists and circumstances that prompted the most innovative developments are described. "This is a heavy book and may involve extra shipping charges especially to International destinations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 9 lbs 0 oz. Category: Art & Design; Architecture. ISBN: 3895080772. ISBN/EAN: 9783895080777. Inventory No: 009381.