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Published: 19 October 2009

2328 Pages

ISBN: 9780195334661

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

Editor in chief: Gordon Campbell

  • Built on the quality scholarship of Grove Art Online and The Dictionary of Art
  • Extensive cross-references in easy-to-use A-Z format for ease of research
  • More than 500 illustrations of painting, architecture, cultural objects, and decorative arts items; plus drawings and era-specific maps provide essential visual context
  • Nearly 1,700 entries on all aspects of Renaissance art across Northern Europe, including dozens of new entries and revised articles well as a fully updated bibliography
  • Fascinating art historical and cultural information about Northern Renaissance artists, artisans, architects, craftsmen, philosophers, rulers, countries, cities, centers of production, painting, sculpture, jewelry, theory, criticism, historiography, collecting, and patronage
  • Accessibility to a wide audience makes this a must-have for any reference collection