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Herculean Ferrara : Ercole d'Este, 1471-1505, and the invention of a ducal capital

Author: Thomas Tuohy
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Series: Cambridge studies in Italian history and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The court of Ercole d'Este was one of the most glittering in Renaissance Italy. This book re-establishes Ercole's originality and importance, and sheds light on some general aspects of artist/patron  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Genealogy
History
Named Person: Ercole, Duke of Ferrara Modena and Reggio; Este family.; Ercole, Duke of Ferrara Modena and Reggio; Este family.; Ercole, Ferrara Herzog; Hercule, (duc de Ferrare Modène et Reggio ;; Hercule, (duc de Mantoue Ferrare et Reggio ;; Este (famille d'); Herzog I ) Ercole (Ferrara; Ercole, Duke of Ferrara Modena and Reggio
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Tuohy
ISBN: 0521464714 9780521464710
OCLC Number: 34915254
Notes: "Published with the assistance of the Istituto di studi rinascimentali, Ferrara."
Based, in part, on the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of London, 1982) presented under the title: Studies in domestic expenditure at the Court of Ferrara, 1451-1505, artistic patronage and princely magnificence.
Description: xxxi, 534 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: The currency of Ferrara --
1. The d'Este of Ferrara --
2. The Estense inheritance --
3. The ducal palace. Via Coperta and Beccaria. Wedding preparations. The Transmutation of 1479. The Cortile Novo. The Camere Dorate. The secret garden. Bathrooms. The Great Loggia. Chapels. Castel Vecchio. The garden of the Castel Vecchio. The Sala dalle Comedie --
4. The ducal capital: palaces urban and suburban --
5. Court errant: country palaces and the itinerant court. Travel by water. Travel by land --
6. Princely piety --
7. The decoration and furnishing of palaces. The palace interiors. The palace furnishings --
8. The ephemera of magnificence. Sports. Feats of arms. Theatre. Triumphal entries. Banquets --
9. As the duke commands --
App. 1 The documents --
App. 2 Inventory of the registers of the Camera Ducale.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Italian history and culture.
Responsibility: Thomas Tuohy.
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