skip to content
The Badia of Florence : art and observance in a Renaissance monastery Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Badia of Florence : art and observance in a Renaissance monastery

Author: Anne Leader
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

A sumptuous history of Renaissance Florence

Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Leader
ISBN: 9780253355676 0253355672
OCLC Number: 663459902
Description: x, 325 pages : color illustrations, maps, plans ; 23 x 29 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The development of an urban monastery --
Benedictine decadence and the path to reform --
Badia patronage and the paradox of autonomy --
Architectural design as monastic reform --
Icon, symbol, and narrative at the Florentine Badia --
The Badia painters --
Epilogue. The Badia from the Renaissance to today.
Responsibility: Anne Leader.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This meticulously researched, well-documented book is thoughtfully conceived and extremely well illustrated, and it contains an ample scholarly apparatus. It immediately becomes a standard source Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (4)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/663459902>
library:oclcnum"663459902"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/663459902>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/813574>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Architecture and society."@en
schema:name"Architecture and society"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2012"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2012"
schema:description"Introduction -- The development of an urban monastery -- Benedictine decadence and the path to reform -- Badia patronage and the paradox of autonomy -- Architectural design as monastic reform -- Icon, symbol, and narrative at the Florentine Badia -- The Badia painters -- Epilogue. The Badia from the Renaissance to today."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/629104838>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The Badia of Florence : art and observance in a Renaissance monastery"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.