The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art by Gordon CampbellThe Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art by Gordon Campbell

The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

byGordon Campbell

Hardcover | October 21, 2009

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art deals with all aspects of Northern Renaissance art ranging from artists, architecture, and patrons to the cities and centers of production vital to the flourishing of art in this period. This encyclopedia draws upon the unsurpassed scholarshipon the Renaissance in Northern Europe in The Dictionary of Art in addition to dozens of new entries. Comprehensive and engaging, this resource is an accessible reference for students, researchers and scholars researching in this important area.The volumes cover all subject areas in Northern Renaissance art including: biographies of artists, artisans, architects, craftsmen, philosophers, rulers, archaeologists, and historians; countries, cities and centers of production; art forms and architectural monuments and styles; theory, criticism,historiography, collecting, patronage and more. It addresses people and subjects specific to all areas of Northern, Central, and Eastern Europe, including, for example, the diverse geographical regions that now encompass the modern nations of Germany, Austria, France, England, the Netherlands,Belgium, Scandinavia, Poland, and Russia. The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art provides unparalleled scope and depth in this field, which has inspired and informed Western art for centuries. It offers fully updated articles and bibliography as well as more than 500 illustrations, maps,drawings, diagrams and color plates.
Gordon Campbell is Professor of Renaissance Studies at the University of Leicester. He was the founding editor of Renaissance Studies and is now the general editor of Review of English Studies. In addition to editing the publications detailed below, Gordon Campbell has also edited four plays by Ben Jonson and was co-editor and translat...
Title:The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance ArtFormat:HardcoverDimensions:2114 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:October 21, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195334663

ISBN - 13:9780195334661

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