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Renaissance portraits

Alistair Smith

Renaissance portraits

by Alistair Smith

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Published by National Gallery in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portrait painting, Renaissance.,
  • Portraits, Renaissance.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alistair Smith.
    SeriesThemes and painters in the National Gallery,, no. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1309.2 .S64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5105694M
    ISBN 100901791407
    LC Control Number74177994
    OCLC/WorldCa1174875

    The Renaissance scholars then, made the Renaissance a reality. They looked both backward to the classical past and forward to an unknown future. The future, although unknown, did admit of at least one thing -- it would be the work of real, living and breathing men. The Renaissance portraits differ in many ways from portraits today. First of all, they lack the psychological dimension which is characteristic for modern portraiture. A Renaissance portrait represents a different conception of identity of a model.

    In the words of cultural historian Jacob Burkhardt, fifteenth-century Italy was "the place where the notion of the individual was born." In keeping with that idea, early Renaissance Italy was a key participant in the first great age of portraiture in Europe. As groundbreaking artists strove to evoke the identity or personality of their sitters—from heads of state and church, military. Italian Renaissance portraiture. She claims that in order to sufficiently study the portraits of the Italian Renaissance, all portraits must be evaluated—portraits of women and men by both women and men. This method is necessary because throughout history,Author: Rachel D Masters.

      The Renaissance was a fervent period of European cultural, artistic, political and economic “rebirth” following the Middle Ages. Generally described as taking place from the 14th century to.   Sofonisba, Portraits of the soul is a book by Chiara Montani about the life and work of the Italian artist Sofonisba Anguissola. Sofonisba was an artist during the Renaissance in Italy and Spain. She was the first woman of her time to dare to pursue her dream to become an artist. Plus, she was the first woman to be accepted as an art student.


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