Art in Venice (Abradale) by Stefano Zuffi

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Published by Harry N. Abrams .

Written in English

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  • Fine Arts,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Italy,
  • European,
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The Physical Object
Number of Pages398
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Open LibraryOL7999329M
ISBN 100810981734
ISBN 109780810981737

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About the Book Chronicling the fifteenth Art in Venice book sixteenth centuries and journeying from the Piazza San Marco to the villas of the Veneto, this vivid and authoritative survey of architecture, sculpture, and painting offers a rich perspective on the history and artistic achievements of Renaissance Venice.

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Kirkus ReviewsBrand: Thames & Hudson. review This unit considers the art of Renaissance Venice and how such art was determined in many ways by the city's geographical location and ethnically diverse population. Studying Venice and its art offers a challenge to the conventional notion of Renaissance art as an entirely Italian phenomenon/5.

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