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Mormando, Franco

Overview
Works: 19 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 2,629 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Commentator
Classifications: NB623.B5, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Franco Mormando
Bernini : his life and his Rome by Franco Mormando( Book )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the whirlwind life of the famed Italian sculptor who is known for his artistic and architectural contributions to the city of Rome
The preacher's demons : Bernardino of Siena and the social underworld of early Renaissance Italy by Franco Mormando( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini by Domenico Bernini( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A critical translation of the unabridged Italian text of Domenico Bernini's biography of his father, seventeenth-century sculptor, architect, painter, and playwright Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680). Includes commentary on the author's data and interpretations, contrasting them with other contemporary primary sources and recent scholarship"--Provided by publisher
Saints & sinners : Caravaggio & the Baroque image by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exhibition at Boston College's McMullen Museum of Art (February-May 1999) takes an interdisciplinary approach to studying the style, subject matter, and functions of religious art in Italy between 1580-1680. The conceptual centerpiece of the exhibition is Caravaggio's recently rediscovered The Taking of Christ. The catalogue reproduces in color all of the paintings in the exhibition and includes a collection of essays that analyze how some of the period's most important artistic, religious, and social concerns are encapsulated within the various images. Contributors include Franco Mormando (Exhibition Organizer and Catalogue Editor), Gauvin Bailey, Noel Barber, Sergio Benedetti, Pamela Jones, John W. O'Malley, John Varriano, Josephine von Henneberg, and Thomas Worcester
Piety and plague : from Byzantium to the Baroque( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plague was one of the enduring facts of everyday life on the European continent, from earliest antiquity through the first decades of the eighteenth century. It represents one of the most important influences on the development of Europe s society and culture. In order to understand the changing circumstances of the political, economic, ecclesiastical, artistic, and social history of that continent, it is important to understand epidemic disease and society's response to it. This research draws extensively upon a wealth of primary sources, both printed and painted, and includes ample bibliographical reference to the most important secondary sources, providing much new insight into how generations of Europeans responded to this dread disease
Francis Xavier and the Jesuit missions in the Far East( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hope and healing : painting in Italy in a time of plague, 1500-1800 by Sheila Barker( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pestilence, apostasy, and heresy in seventeenth-century Rome : deciphering Michael Sweerts's "Plague in an ancient city" by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Response to the plague in early modern Italy : what the primary sources, printed and painted reveal ; introduction by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tintoretto's recently rediscovered 'Raising of Lazarus' by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching the faithful to fly : Mary Magdalene and Peter in Baroque Italy by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Just as your lips approach the lips off your brothers" : Judas Iscariot and the kiss of betrayal by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nudus nudum Christum sequi" : the Franciscans and differing interpretations of male nakedness in fifteenth-century Italy by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Editor's introduction by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vernacular sermons of San Bernardino da Siena, O.F.M., 1380-1444 : a literary analysis by Frank Anthony Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The friar's solution Bernandino of Siena and the Jews by Franco Mormando( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bernardino of Siena, popular preacher and witch-hunter : a 1426 witch trial in Rome by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Rezension von:] Bernini's beloved : a portrait of Costanza Piccolomini by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Who was Judas Iscariot? And why did he kiss Jesus? The betrayer of Christ in Christian art and written tradition by Franco Mormando( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bernini : his life and his Rome
Alternative Names
Mormando, Frank Anthony

Mormando, Frank Anthony, 1955-

Languages
English (64)

Covers
The preacher's demons : Bernardino of Siena and the social underworld of early Renaissance ItalyThe life of Gian Lorenzo BerniniPiety and plague : from Byzantium to the BaroqueHope and healing : painting in Italy in a time of plague, 1500-1800