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Author Pincus, Debra.

Title The tombs of the Doges of Venice / Debra Pincus.

Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, c2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    726.8 PIN    Available
Description xvii, 257 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-246) and index.
Contents The office of Doge and the civic tomb -- Ruler of Romania: the tomb of Jacopo Tiepolo by the door of the Dominicans -- Ruler of Civitas: the tomb of Marino Maorsini in Mark's vestibule -- Ruler of the seas, triumphant in Civitas: the tomb of Ranieri Zeno at SS. Giovanni e Paolo -- Who rules Christ's realm? -- The thaumaturgical ruler in the baptistery: the tomb of Giovanni Soranzo in San Marco -- The Doge and the Franciscans: the tomb of Francesco Dandolo in the chapter house of the Frari -- The Doge in the divine plan: Andrea Dandolo's program for San Marco -- The cappella maggiore of SS. Giovanni e Paolo as mausoleum of the Doges: ducal display in a patrician context -- Appendix 1. Early and not-early ducal tombs and ducal tomb inscriptions -- Appendix 2. The tiepolo inscription: a fifteenth-century addition to the tomb.
Subject Sepulchral monuments, Renaissance -- Italy -- Venice.
Sepulchral monuments -- Italy -- Venice.
Venice (Italy) -- Kings and rulers -- Tombs.
Venice (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
ISBN 0521593549 : $80.00

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