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At Home in Renaissance Italy

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Published by Victoria and Albert Museum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interior design,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • Renaissance - History,
  • History,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • History: World,
  • Italy,
  • Decoration & Ornament,
  • European,
  • General,
  • Art / History / European,
  • Decorative Art; interior design; art,
  • History - Renaissance,
  • Renaissance,
  • Social History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMarta Ajmar (Editor), Flora Dennis (Editor)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2052.A1 A82 2006
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8972277M
    ISBN 101851774882
    ISBN 109781851774883

      The three authors were the principal investigators on a project funded by the European Research Council titled “Domestic Devotions: The Place of Piety in the Renaissance Italian Household, ”. Their findings also fed into a exhibition at Cambridge’s Fitzwilliam Museum, Madonnas and Miracles: The Holy Home in Renaissance Italy.   This book offers a rich and exciting new way of thinking about the Italian Renaissance as both a historical period and a historical movement. Guido Ruggiero's work is based on archival research and new insights of social and cultural history and literary criticism, with a special emphasis on everyday culture, gender, violence and sexuality/5(4).

    "'The sacred home in Renaissance Italy' explores the rich devotional life of the Italian household between and Rejecting the enduring stereotype of the Renaissance as a secular age, this interdisciplinary study reveals the home to have been an important site of spiritual revitalization "--Book .   The twenty-eight essayists for the catalogue accompanying the exhibition of Italian objects dating primarily from ca. – aim at advancing an “understanding of the web of relations that brought together people, spaces and objects in the Italian Renaissance home” (27).The object-based approach of their research has, as the editors.

    Italian Renaissance () quizzes about important details and events in every section of the book. Search all of SparkNotes Search. Suggestions Use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. An Inspector Calls Julius Caesar The Handmaid's Tale The Scarlet Letter To Kill a Mockingbird.   During the Renaissance, vernacular, or popular, literature emerged, although Latin remained the language of scholarship. The development of printing brought on a communications revolution in which the printed book became a profound force for change. Petrarch exemplifies the mixture of the old and the new in the Renaissance.


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At Home in Renaissance Italy draws together an impressive range of ideas and objects—from sumptuous paintings and textiles to kitchen utensils, popular prints, jewelry, and everyday dress—to reveal how the homes of the upper- and middle-classes made a crucial contribution to the flowering of the visual arts in 15th- and 16th-century Italy.

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Now available in paperback, this beautifully illustrated book is the first to look comprehensively at the role of the urban Italian house in the development of Renaissance art and culture.

"At Home in Renaissance Italy" brings together a wide range of objects, from furniture and kitchen utensils to popular prints, jewellery and everyday dress. At Home in Renaissance Italy. At Home in Renaissance Italy. revealed for the first time the Renaissance interior’s central role in the flourishing of Italian art and culture.

This major exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) provided an innovative three­ dimensional view of the Italian Renaissance home, placing. Looks at the role of the urban Italian house in the development of Renaissance art and culture.

Bringing together a range of objects, from furniture and kitchen utensils to popular prints, this book Read more. books voters list created October 17th, by Brian. Tags: historical-fiction, intrigue, medieval, middle-ages, renaissance likes Like. "The Italian Renaissance" is an excellen beginning study of a vast subject and time period.

This book is of medium length and is easily read and comprehended. It provides a reader with a very good foundation for an appreciation of this time period on the Italian peninsula. It also forms an excellent basis for further s: Item Type: Edited Book Additional Information: This book and the exhibition of the same name were the principal outcomes of a research project on the Italian Renaissance domestic interior, funded by a Getty Foundation Collaborative Research Grant (£,), and supported by the AHRC Centre for the Study of the Domestic Interior and the Victoria and Albert Museum.

The Italian writers Boccaccio, Pico, and Niccolo Machiavelli were able to distribute their works much more easily and cheaply because of the rise of the printed book. Alas, the Italian Renaissance could not last forever, and beginning in with the French invasion of Italian land Italy was plagued by the presence of foreign powers vying for.

The Renaissance home was an outward symbol of a family s status, wealth, and learning, so much care went into its arrangement and furnishing, as well as the art of household management.

Through contemporary paintings and drawings, this fully illustrated book vividly conveys the reality of life in Florence and Venice during the s: 7. The Sacred Home in Renaissance Italy explores the rich devotional life of the Italian household between and Rejecting the enduring stereotype of the Renaissance as a secular age, this interdisciplinary study reveals the home to have been an important site of spiritual : Abigail Brundin, Deborah Howard, Mary Laven.

Italian literature - Italian literature - The Renaissance: The European Renaissance (the “rebirth” of the classical past) really began in 14th-century Italy with Petrarch and Boccaccio. The 15th century, devoid as it was of major poetic works, was nevertheless of very great importance because it was the century in which a new vision of human life, embracing a different conception of man.

Jacob Burckhardt, The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (Penguin Classics) Third Printing Edition, (Penguin Books Hamondsworth, ). This remains a very influential work on the Italian Renaissance and especially the origins of the Renaissance.

It was published in the 19th century by one of the most acclaimed historians of the century. The weaknesses of At Home in Renaissance Italy are mostly acknowledged by the editor s in the introduction (see pp.

) and reflect the complexity of the enterprise, the pattern of survival of material objects, and the uneven nature of existing research. As so often with studies of Renaissance Italy, the predominant focus is on centra l and.

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The Sacred Home in Renaissance Italy explores private 4/5(1).“Courtship and Betrothal in the Italian Renaissance.” (November ) Krohn, Deborah L. “Nuptial Furnishings in the Italian Renaissance.” (November ) Krohn, Deborah L.

“Birth and Family in the Italian Renaissance.” (November ).