Northern Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, the Graphic Arts from 1350 to 1575

  title={Northern Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, the Graphic Arts from 1350 to 1575},
  author={James G. Snyder},
This book provides in-depth coverage of one of the most glorious periods in Western civilization. Now full color throughout, Northern Renaissance Art offers an absorbing assessment of Northern artistic achievements. 

The Market Paintings of Pieter Aertsen and Joachim Beuckelaer

How did 16th century Dutch and Flemish market paintings manage to verge so closely upon the “real?” What was it about this body of work that made it so familiar to contemporary viewers and their

Fifteenth and Sixteenth-Century Northern European Prints at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

This thesis examines the collection of fifteenth- and sixteenth-century German, Dutch and Flemish prints at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. Beginning with the donation of Bishop Monrad

The temple in images of the Annunciation: A double dogmatic symbol according to the Latin theological tradition (6th-15th centuries)

This article aims to unveil the doctrinal meanings that many Church Fathers and theologians have deciphered in some Old Testament terms such as templum, tabernaculum, domus Sapientiae, arca and other

Flemish versus Netherlandish: A Discourse of Nationalism

  • L. Deam
  • Art
    Renaissance Quarterly
  • 1998
Abstract This essay shows how scholarship on fifteenth-century Flemish panel painting became intertwined with efforts at national identity-building in nineteenth and early twentieth-century Europe.

'A World of Ground': Terrestrial Space in Marlowe's Tamburlaine Plays

Abstract:In the "Tamburlaine" plays Marlowe adapted for dramatic purposes what Jorge Luis Borges termed 'the vast geographies of Ariosto'. These purposes brought the English drama into a close

Handbook to life in Renaissance Europe

The word renaissance means "rebirth," and the most obvious example of this phenomenon was the regeneration of Europe's classical Roman roots. The Renaissance began in northern Italy in the late 14th

Conceptual and Material Culture in the Service of Confraternities in Milan

With arms outstretched and open palms the Madonna of Mercy in the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum fresco faces the viewer (fi g. 1). Hovering angels place a golden crown on her veiled head, and tend her

The Nativity Panel of Isenheim Altarpiece and its Relationship to the Sermo Angelicus of St. Birgitta of Sweden

This thesis explores the relationship of the Sermo Angelicus of St. Birgitta of Sweden, written in the fourteenth century, with the Nativity/Concert of Angels panel of the Isenheim Altarpiece,

The Exuding Wood of the Cross at Isenheim

Ice thaws on the river, ice melts on the streams, Th ey are freed again as the spring sun gleams. Th e valley is green with new life, new hopes; Old winter is beaten—see how it withdrew To skulk up

Toward a Catalogue of Confraternal Material in the Biblioteca Ambrosiana

This article introduces my current work-in-progress towards the identification, analysis and cataloguing of written and artistic sources belonging to the Biblioteca Ambrosiana in Milan that focus on