Skip to main content

The Controversy of Renaissance Art


Write The First Customer Review
The Controversy of Renaissance Art - Nagel, Alexander
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Many studies have shown that images - their presence in the daily lives of the faithful, the means used to control them, and their adaptation to secular uses - were at the heart of the Reformation crisis in northern Europe. But the question as it affects the art of Italy has been raised only in highly specialized studies. In this book, Alexander Nagel provides the first truly synthetic study of the controversies over religious images that pervaded Italian life both before and parallel to the Reformation north of the Alps. ...

The Controversy of Renaissance Art 2011, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226567723