The V&A's Medieval and Renaissance Galleries, which opened in 2009, incorporate a digital reconstruction of the Florentine Renaissance
church of Santa Chiara, sections of which were dismantled, shipped, and rebuilt on the Museum's South Kensington site in the 1860s (Fig.
Only a few artists were able to assimilate the lessons of Leonardo and Michelangelo, among them Rosso Fiorentino and Pontormo, with Pontormo as the last exponent of the Florentine Renaissance
These rules were established by the Florentine Renaissance
artists and refined by the great dance masters as ballet developed from court spectacle into professional theatrical dancing.
I imagine, for example, that Aby Warburg's famous visit to the Pueblo Indians would have had for him this heuristic function of crisis, of fertile disorientation: the Pueblo serpent ritual may have allowed the great art historian to rethink the notion of Pathosformeln, and in some way to rebegin the history of the figurative rituals of the Florentine Renaissance
It must be sufficient to note how useful many of Kuehn's examples will be in exploding many of the comfortable myths about Florentine Renaissance
It, " The Great Morgante " ) The comic masterpiece of the Florentine Renaissance
poet Luigi Pulci (1432 - 84), it is a burlesque version of the Carolingian material, inspired by the style and technique of the Cantastorie.
He placed the name America on the Brazil-Argentine coast to recognize the planetary knowledge given by Amerigo Vespucci, Florentine Renaissance
astronomer and explorer.
The new militia of 1506 is one of the most intriguing episodes in the political history of the Florentine Renaissance
, and carries great importance fo the light it sheds on the cultural modes and intellectual life of early Cinquecento Florence.
KK: When I was in college and sort of wavering between the 20th century and the Florentine Renaissance
, the key book that influenced me was probably Robert Rosenblum's book on Cubism.
Masterpieces, many conserved especially for the show, have been assembled from all over the world; some of the greatest and largest works come from Florentine collections, but the Florentine Renaissance
is world heritage, and many works have been loaned from leading European and American museums.
This volume of the Cambridge series Ideas in Context examines the historical and intellectual context of classical republicanism from the late Middle Ages through Florentine Renaissance
humanism to American republicanism (for the latter see especially William J.
Art, Marriage and Family in the Florentine Renaissance
The earliest American collectors of Italian primitives, Thomas Bryan and James Jarves had purchased a few and so had, among others, many English private collectors both in England and in Tuscany during the ninenteeth-century revival of the Florentine Renaissance
The title of the book is rather misleading;, The Florentine Renaissance
Hospital would have been more appropriate, as nearly all of the research material is Florentine.
1421) was one of the great artists of the early Florentine Renaissance