The Revival of the Olympian Gods in Renaissance Art

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The Revival of the Olympian Gods in Renaissance Art - Freedman, Luba
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In this study, Luba Freedman examines the revival of the twelve Olympian deities in the visual arts of sixteenth-century Italy. Renaissance representations of the Olympians as autonomous figures in paintings, sculpture and drawing were not easily integrated into a Christian society. While many patrons and artists venerated the ancient artworks for their artistic qualities, others, nourished by religious beliefs, felt compelled to adapt ancient representations to Christian subjects. These conflicting attitudes influenced the ...

The Revival of the Olympian Gods in Renaissance Art 2010, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521181037

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The Revival of the Olympian Gods in Renaissance Art 2003, Cambridge University Press

ISBN-13: 9780521815765

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