Arms and armour of the Renaissance joust (Book, 2021) [WorldCat.org]
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Arms and armour of the Renaissance joust

Author: Tobias Capwell
Publisher: Leeds, United Kingdom : Royal Armouries Museum, [2021]
Series: Arms and armour series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The Renaissance is best known as an age of artists - Michelangelo, da Vinci, Titian and Holbein - but it is also the age of the noble patrons who challenged their painters and sculptors to create great art. These patrons were knights, military leaders and jousters. They played a central role in the story of another great Renaissance story, that of the armourer. 0Here, Tobias Capwell continues his history of jousting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tobias Capwell
ISBN: 9780948092992 0948092998
OCLC Number: 1151896655
Description: 96 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Title: Arms and armour series.
Responsibility: Tobias Capwell.

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Tobias Capwell continues his history of jousting through surviving artefacts at the Royal Armouries. He reveals how the jousts and tournaments of the Renaissance transported knightly combat into a  Read more...

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