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Author Flores d'Arcais, Francesca, author.

Title Giotto / by Francesca Flores D'Arcais ; translated by Raymond Rosenthal.

Publication Info. New York : Abbeville Press Publishers, [2012]
©2012

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.5 Giotto FLO 2012    Available
Edition Second edition.
Description vii, 383 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 34 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-379) and indexes.
Contents Training and early works -- The Franciscan cycle in Assisi -- From Assisi to Padua -- Padua -- The "spacious" Giotto -- Work from the Florentine bankers -- Color -- Late Florentine activity -- Giotto and the noble courts -- Giotto the architect.
Language Translated from the Italian.
Summary Professor Francesca Flores d'Arcais's chronological survey of Giotto's life and work incorporates an impressive range of sources, from fourteenth-century Latin and Italian documents to the most recent art-historical investigations. Her international research leads her to important re-attributions of Giottesque paintings and to new insights regarding the execution and dating of famous and less well-known works. The engaging text is illustrated by hundreds of oversize, superbly reproduced photographs - some on double gatefold pages. The illustrations are drawn from new photography of Giotto's paintings, many of which have been recently restored to their original brilliance.
Subject Giotto, 1266?-1337 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Added Author Giotto, 1266?-1337. Works. Selections.
Added Title Giotto. English
ISBN 9780789322259 (hardback)
0789322250 (hardback)
9780789322258 (hardback)
9780789211149 (hbk.)
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9780789212665 (paperback)
0789212668 (paperback)

 
    
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