Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 September 2018

400 Pages | More than 200 b/w images

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198816553

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The Sacred Home in Renaissance Italy

Abigail Brundin, Deborah Howard, and Mary Laven

  • Demonstrates the importance of religion to the Italian Renaissance home
  • Shows how families across the social scale created sacred space through books, works of art, and a wide array of material objects
  • Charts currents of religious change, reform, and renewal across the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries
  • Moves beyond the conventional focus on Renaissance Venice, Florence, and Rome