Frederick Hartt’s unrivaled classic is a dazzling journey through four centuries of Italian Renaissance painting, sculpture, and architecture. Its sumptuous color. History of Italian Renaissance Art, Seventh Edition, brings you an updated Choosing to retain Frederick Hartt’s traditional framework, David Wilkins’ incisive . History of Italian Renaissance Art (Paper cover), 7th Edition. Frederick Hartt, deceased. David Wilkins, University of Pittsburgh. © |Pearson | Out of print.

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General shelf wear to dust jacket, with small chips and tears along the edges. Uses evocative and poetic language in order to help see the works of art as Hartt saw histoty.

Shows how it fulfilled specific needs on the part of artist and patron, and histlry its meaning was intended to be interpreted. This chapter demonstrates how the styles of Castagno, Uccello, Domenico Veneziano, and Piero della Francesca reference and expand upon the innovations of Masaccio.

Demonstrates the ongoing importance of studying these timeless works. Near Fine Condition Edition: Jacket intact, but has shelfwear with several large chips at lower edge. Read for my class: Faint spotting to upper edge.

Viewed generally as the greatest book on Italian renaissance art this book is particularly noted for its exceptionally clear writing. Expanded captions —Include patron’s names; icon signifying that a work has been painted for that site; and original locations, when known, of works now in museums or private collections. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.


Wilkins Snippet view – Ships from the UK. Duccio and his followers are here covered in detail. Hartt’s words send the reader back for another, closer look at each piece of art.

Man this book is full of good stuff. A student of Berenson, Schapiro, and Friedlaender, he taught for more than fifty years, influencing generations of Renaissance scholars.

The jarring thing about the book, from my spoiled sensibility, is that so many of the pictures arh in black and white, which makes sense considering the publication date of the book. Book is in excellent condition, text is unmarked and pages are tight. Feb 04, Ellis rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Placing himself in multiple angles to take a look at the artists’personal lives within the context of specific societal patterns, Hartt offers us more than enchanting images.

Fra Angelico and Fra Filippo Lippi.

I didn’t read it deep enough to actually critique the artwork myself, or even tell good artwork from bad artwork, but I can identify different Renaissance artists and paintings now. Along with a book covering the two world wars, this is the biggest tome I’ve ever pulled out of the oblivion hole.

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Slight edge wear, balance of content excellent. Hardcover,ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in fair all round condition. Painting, sculpture, architecture Frederick Hartt A student historu Berenson, Schapiro, and Friedlaender, he taught xrt more than fifty years, influencing generations of Renaissance scholars.

Page ends with faint soil.

Still full of good stuff. Hefty and full of pix. Excellent with lot of color images. In and he was in Rome, where he was awarded Roman citizenship on the Capitoline Hill.


History Of Italian Renaissance Art by Hartt, Frederick

Account Options Sign in. Binding is in very good condition. Wilkins” is professor emeritus of the history of art and architecture at the University of Pittsburgh and former chair of the department.

Tall thick 4to, grey cloth, d.

Very detailed with fabulous illustrations. From inside the book.

History of Italian Renaissance Art (Paper cover), 7th Edition

Nov 06, Stephanie rated it liked it Shelves: For works today in private collections or museums, the original locations can be found in the captions. Visual feast with complementary knowledge. Slight bumping on top front corner. A History o f Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, now in its fourth edition The exploration of iconographic themes is expanded with the addition of several portraits and a new representation of the David and Goliath theme. No eBook available Amazon. He was the revising author for the fourth and fifth editions of History of Italian Renaissance Art: Frederick Hartt’s unrivaled classic is a dazzling italan through four centuries of Italian Renaissance painting, sculpture, and architecture.

Opened my eyes to a whole new world and a continuing educational path. The Guilds and the Status of the Artist.