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Published: 26 November 2009

2328 Pages | 120 colour half tones and 442 black and white halftones illustrations


ISBN: 9780195334661

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

Gordon Campbell

  • Built on the quality scholarship of Grove Art Online and The Dictionary of Art (1996)
  • Extensive cross-references in easy-to-use A-Z format
  • More than 500 illustrations of painting, architecture, cultural objects, and decorative arts items; plus drawings and era-specific maps
  • Accessible to a wide audience - general readers, high school students, university students, scholars, and curators
  • Nearly 1,700 entries on all aspects of Renaissance art across Northern Europe, including dozens of new entries and revised articles as well as a fully updated bibliography
  • Reflects recent scholarship in Northern Renaissance art
  • Fascinating art historical and cultural information about Northern Renaissance artists, artisans, architects, craftsmen, philosophers, rulers, countries, cities, centres of production, painting, sculpture, jewellery, theory, criticism, historiography, collecting, and patronage