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The Resource Arts of power : three halls of state in Italy, 1300-1600, Randolph Starn and Loren Partridge

Arts of power : three halls of state in Italy, 1300-1600, Randolph Starn and Loren Partridge

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Arts of power : three halls of state in Italy, 1300-1600
Title
Arts of power
Title remainder
three halls of state in Italy, 1300-1600
Statement of responsibility
Randolph Starn and Loren Partridge
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Starn, Randolph.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Partridge, Loren W.
Series statement
The New historicism
Series volume
19
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  • Halls
  • Italy
  • Architecture, Renaissance
  • Symbolism in architecture
  • Architecture, Medieval
  • Architecture and state
  • Public art
  • Allegories
Label
Arts of power : three halls of state in Italy, 1300-1600, Randolph Starn and Loren Partridge
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-366) and index
Contents
  • Photograph Credits
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • I.
  • Republican Regime of the Sala dei Nove in Siena, 1338-1340.
  • p. 9
  • Siena mi fe'.
  • p. 13
  • Republic Faces Evil.
  • p. 19
  • Republic in Writing.
  • p. 28
  • Writing Power.
  • p. 30
  • Reading the Vernacular.
  • p. 33
  • Latin Lessons.
  • p. 38
  • Republic in Pictures.
  • p. 46
  • Construction of a Republican Panorama.
  • p. 48
  • Patterns of Practical Knowledge.
  • p. 52
  • Mirrors for Magistrates.
  • p. 55
  • Regime Falls, the Pictures Remain.
  • p. 58
  • Figures 1-33.
  • p. 61
  • II.
  • Room for a Prince: The Camera Picta in Mantua, 1465-1474.
  • p. 81
  • From Republics to Princely Regimes.
  • p. 86
  • Walls as Mirrors and Windows for the Prince.
  • p. 90
  • Bodies Politic.
  • p. 91
  • "Little Things Matter in These Affairs of Princes".
  • p. 99
  • What's in a Name.
  • p. 105
  • Intermezzo: The Flight of the Peacock.
  • p. 114
  • Seeing Culture on the Ceiling of the Camera Picta.
  • p. 118
  • Glance.
  • p. 119
  • Measured View.
  • p. 123
  • Scan.
  • p. 126
  • Mantegna and Momus.
  • p. 131
  • Figures 34-59.
  • p. 135
  • III.
  • Triumphalism: The Sala Grande in Florence and the 1565 Entry.
  • p. 149
  • Tale of Two Cities Triumphant: 1530 and 1565.
  • p. 152
  • From Triumphs to Triumphalism.
  • p. 157
  • Procession and Passage.
  • p. 162
  • To the Victor Belong the Spoils.
  • p. 164
  • Program Triumphant.
  • p. 165
  • Triumph of Triumphalism in Florence.
  • p. 168
  • Parade.
  • p. 168
  • Persona of the Victor.
  • p. 178
  • Spoils.
  • p. 185
  • Program and Production.
  • p. 189
  • Duke Cosimo I.
  • p. 189
  • Programmer: Borghini.
  • p. 192
  • Quartermaster: Caccini.
  • p. 200
  • Artist as Impresario: Vasari.
  • p. 203
  • Figures 60-128.
  • p. 213
  • Epilogue: Arts of Power.
  • p. 257
  • Appendix 1. Inscriptions in the Sala dei Nove.
  • p. 261
  • Appendix 2. Entry Arches and Sala Grande: Diagram Legends.
  • p. 267
  • Notes.
  • p. 305
  • Index.
  • p. 367
Control code
597662
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xi, 374 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520073838
Lccn
91017678
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
Label
Arts of power : three halls of state in Italy, 1300-1600, Randolph Starn and Loren Partridge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-366) and index
Contents
  • Photograph Credits
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • I.
  • Republican Regime of the Sala dei Nove in Siena, 1338-1340.
  • p. 9
  • Siena mi fe'.
  • p. 13
  • Republic Faces Evil.
  • p. 19
  • Republic in Writing.
  • p. 28
  • Writing Power.
  • p. 30
  • Reading the Vernacular.
  • p. 33
  • Latin Lessons.
  • p. 38
  • Republic in Pictures.
  • p. 46
  • Construction of a Republican Panorama.
  • p. 48
  • Patterns of Practical Knowledge.
  • p. 52
  • Mirrors for Magistrates.
  • p. 55
  • Regime Falls, the Pictures Remain.
  • p. 58
  • Figures 1-33.
  • p. 61
  • II.
  • Room for a Prince: The Camera Picta in Mantua, 1465-1474.
  • p. 81
  • From Republics to Princely Regimes.
  • p. 86
  • Walls as Mirrors and Windows for the Prince.
  • p. 90
  • Bodies Politic.
  • p. 91
  • "Little Things Matter in These Affairs of Princes".
  • p. 99
  • What's in a Name.
  • p. 105
  • Intermezzo: The Flight of the Peacock.
  • p. 114
  • Seeing Culture on the Ceiling of the Camera Picta.
  • p. 118
  • Glance.
  • p. 119
  • Measured View.
  • p. 123
  • Scan.
  • p. 126
  • Mantegna and Momus.
  • p. 131
  • Figures 34-59.
  • p. 135
  • III.
  • Triumphalism: The Sala Grande in Florence and the 1565 Entry.
  • p. 149
  • Tale of Two Cities Triumphant: 1530 and 1565.
  • p. 152
  • From Triumphs to Triumphalism.
  • p. 157
  • Procession and Passage.
  • p. 162
  • To the Victor Belong the Spoils.
  • p. 164
  • Program Triumphant.
  • p. 165
  • Triumph of Triumphalism in Florence.
  • p. 168
  • Parade.
  • p. 168
  • Persona of the Victor.
  • p. 178
  • Spoils.
  • p. 185
  • Program and Production.
  • p. 189
  • Duke Cosimo I.
  • p. 189
  • Programmer: Borghini.
  • p. 192
  • Quartermaster: Caccini.
  • p. 200
  • Artist as Impresario: Vasari.
  • p. 203
  • Figures 60-128.
  • p. 213
  • Epilogue: Arts of Power.
  • p. 257
  • Appendix 1. Inscriptions in the Sala dei Nove.
  • p. 261
  • Appendix 2. Entry Arches and Sala Grande: Diagram Legends.
  • p. 267
  • Notes.
  • p. 305
  • Index.
  • p. 367
Control code
597662
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xi, 374 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520073838
Lccn
91017678
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map

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