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Title Large bronzes in the Renaissance / edited by Peta Motture.

Imprint Washington [D.C.] : National Gallery of Art ; New Haven [Conn.] : Distributed by Yale University Press, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    735.21 LAR    Available
Description 351 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Series Studies in the history of art, 0091-7338 ; 64. Symposium papers / Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts ; 41
Studies in the history of art (Washington, D.C.) ; 64.
Studies in the history of art (Washington, D.C.). Symposium papers; 41.
Note "Proceedings of the symposium "Large Bronzes in the Renaissance," sponsored by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation ... held 15-16 October 1999 in Washington [D.C.]"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Elizabeth Cropper -- Introduction / Peta Motture -- Pre-Classical is Pre-Renaissance / Carol C. Mattusch -- Original settings of nonreligious bronzes in the Renaissance / Mario Scalini -- Still a problem of attribution : the tomb slab of Pope Martin V in San Giovanni in Laterano / Joachim Poeschke -- Benvenuto Cellini's satyrs for the Porte Dorée at Fontainebleau / Joseph R. Bliss -- Parisian casters in the sixteenth century / Geneviève Bresc-Bautier -- Large bronzes in France during the sixteenth century / Regina Seelig-Teuwen -- Medici Mercury and the Breath of Bronze / Michael Cole -- Ludovico Lombardo and the taste for the all'Antica Bust in mid-sixteenth-century Florence and Rome / Antonia Boström -- Pair of angels in the Hermitage : an attribution to Carlo di Cesare del Palagio / Sergej Androssov -- Atrium of the four winds at Lainate : Aeolus and a companion rediscovered / Charles Avery -- Technical investigation of the Mellon Venus and Bacchus and a Faun / Judy L. Ozone and Shelley G. Sturman -- Pair of large bronze deities in Detroit : new research and an attribution to Danese Cattaneo / Alan Phipps Darr -- State and private bronze foundries in Cinquecento Venice : new light on the Alberghetti and di Conti workshops / Victoria J. Avery -- Production of firedogs in Renaissance Venice / Peta Motture -- Angel and the city : Baccio Bandinelli's project for the Castel Sant'Angelo in Rome / Irving Lavin.
Subject Bronze sculpture, Italian -- 16th century -- Congresses.
Bronze sculpture, Renaissance -- Italy -- Congresses.
Added Author Motture, Peta.
Samuel H. Kress Foundation.
ISBN 0300100949

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