A Pleasure Grove of Italian Renaissance Art
Parker, Deborah, The Virginia Quarterly Review
Encyclopedia of Italian Renaissance and Mannerist Art. Edited by Jane Turner. Two vols. MacMillan Reference Limited. $400.
Connoisseurs of one of the most glorious periods of Western culture can now avail themselves of an authoritative and comprehensive guide. These two volumes present in more accessible and affordable form material initially included in the Grove Library of World Art (European Art series), itself an offshoot of the award-winning 34-volume Dictionary of Art. The spin-off volumes, however, offer much to entice readers: revised and updated entries by the specialists who authored the original entries; rewritten biographies on many artists; re-edited articles on …
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Publication information: Article title: A Pleasure Grove of Italian Renaissance Art. Contributors: Parker, Deborah - Author. Journal title: The Virginia Quarterly Review. Volume: 78. Issue: 1 Publication date: Winter 2002. Page number: 175+. © University of Virginia Winter 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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