Ambassador's Secret Holbein and the World of the Renaissance

Heftet / 2004 / Engelsk
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"The Ambassadors' Secret" is a radical reinterpretation of one of the world s most famous paintings. Holbein s celebrated portrait of two French diplomats at the court of Henry VIII has usually been linked to the political and religious unrest of the day. John North shows that the painting has a very different, and previously undetected, central theme and many other meanings. Far from being random, the objects in The Ambassadors are deliberately, and very accurately, placed. In revealing exactly what they, and the painting, mean, "The Ambassadors' Secret" opens a remarkable window on the world of the Renaissance."
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Detaljer

ISBN13
9781852854478
Format
Product format
Heftet
Utgiver
Vendor
Hambledon Continuum
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Publisert
2004