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Fashion, devotion and contemplation : the status and functions of Italian Renaissance plaquettes

Author: Marika Leino
Publisher: Oxford ; Bern ; Berlin ; Bruxelles ; Frankfurt am Main ; New York ; Wien : Peter Lang, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Italian Renaissance 'plaquettes' are often stored and displayed as a homogeneous category or genre in museum collections due to their apparently uniform small relief format. This has resulted in a scholarly literature that has concentrated largely on connoisseurship and taken the form of catalogues, thereby both responding to and propagating the myth of this classification. However, what is often forgotten, or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marika Leino
ISBN: 9783039110681 3039110683 303430949X 9783034309493
OCLC Number: 833622287
Description: xix, 367 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Contents: Origins and production of plaquette reliefs - Dissemination of plaquette designs in other contemporary art - Antique influences and all'antica creations - the relationship of plaquette reliefs with antiquity - Religious demand and uses - Plaquettes as fashion accessories - the function of plaquette reliefs as hat badges and sword pommels - Plaquettes and Rock Crystals: Valerio Belli and Giovanni Bernardi.
Responsibility: Marika Leino.
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This book examines the use, status and context of Italian Renaissance plaquettes, whether they were articles for personal adornment, liturgical objects, domestic artefacts, or models for architecture  Read more...

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