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Author Smith, Timothy B., 1969-
Title Art as politics in late medieval and renaissance Siena / edited by Timothy B. Smith and Judith Steinhoff.
Published Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Publishing Company, 2012.
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 Floor3  N72.P6 S63 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 234 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [221]-224) and index.
Contents 1. Urban images and civic identity in medieval Sienese painting / Judith B. Steinhoff -- 2. Cistercian gothic in a civic setting: the translation of the pointed arch in Sienese architecture, 1250-1350 / Ann Johns -- 3. "Vedete come è bella la cittade quando è ordinata": politics and the art of city planning in republican Siena / Berthold Hub -- 4. Images of the Virgin and power in late-duecento Siena / Rebecca W. Corrie -- 5. Iconography and identity in a renaissance republic / Andrea W. Campbell -- 6. "Santi cittadini": Vecchietta and the civic pantheon in mid fifteenth-century Siena / Diana Norman -- 7. Politics and antiquity in the Baptist's chapel façade / Timothy B. Smith -- 8. "Armet se duritia": Domenico Beccafumi and the politics of punishment / Jennifer Sliwka -- 9. Sodoma at Porta Pispini and the pictorial decoration of Sienese city gates / Machtelt Israëls.
Subject Art -- Political aspects -- Italy -- Siena.
Architecture -- Political aspects -- Italy -- Siena.
Art, Italian -- Italy -- Siena.
Siena (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Related Names Steinhoff, Judith B. (Judith Belle), 1953-
ISBN 1409400662 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781409400660 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 768480341