The ivory mirror : the art of mortality in Renaissance Europe

"We often imagine the Renaissance as an age of exceptional human progress and artistic achievement. But, intriguingly, macabre images proliferated in precisely this period: unsettling depictions of Death personified, of decaying bodies, of young lovers struck down in their prime. These morbid t...

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Main Author: Perkinson, Stephen (Author, VerfasserIn)
Corporate Author: Museum of Art (Gastgebende Institution)
Other Authors: Speakman, Naomi (VerfasserIn von ergänzendem Text)
Baker, Katherine (VerfasserIn von ergänzendem Text)
Morrison, Elizabeth (VerfasserIn von ergänzendem Text)
Solberg, Emma Maggie (VerfasserIn von ergänzendem Text)
Document Type: Book
Published: Brunswick, Maine : Bowdoin College Museum of Art , [2017]
Online Access:Inhaltsverzeichnis
Author Notes:Stephen Perkinson ; with contributions by Naomi Speakman, Katherine Baker, Elizabeth Morrison, Emma Maggie Solberg

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