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The Resource The last judgment : Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance, James A. Connor

The last judgment : Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance, James A. Connor

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The last judgment : Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance
Title
The last judgment
Title remainder
Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
James A. Connor
Title variation
Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of the famous fresco on the altar wall of the Sistine Chapel evaluates it as a lens by which to view the end of the Renaissance, arguing that Michelangelo's imagery and composition reflect period religious and political upheavals
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Connor, James A
Dewey number
945/.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND623.B9
LC item number
A69 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Art and society
  • Counter-Reformation
  • Renaissance
  • Italy
Label
The last judgment : Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance, James A. Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in hardcover in 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-226) and index
Contents
Prologue. Standing in the Sistine -- Introduction. The dying Pope -- The great commission -- Clement's brainstorm -- Pope Julius's tomb -- The altar wall -- Colors -- The children of Savonarola -- Vittoria Colonna -- Sol Invictus -- Saints, martyrs, and angels -- The outer orbit : the naked and the dead -- The damned -- The censorship of the end of the world -- The last days of Michelangelo Buonarroti
Control code
ocn517275389
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Palgrave Macmillan pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 233 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230623897
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)517275389
Label
The last judgment : Michelangelo and the death of the Renaissance, James A. Connor
Publication
Note
"First published in hardcover in 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-226) and index
Contents
Prologue. Standing in the Sistine -- Introduction. The dying Pope -- The great commission -- Clement's brainstorm -- Pope Julius's tomb -- The altar wall -- Colors -- The children of Savonarola -- Vittoria Colonna -- Sol Invictus -- Saints, martyrs, and angels -- The outer orbit : the naked and the dead -- The damned -- The censorship of the end of the world -- The last days of Michelangelo Buonarroti
Control code
ocn517275389
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Palgrave Macmillan pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 233 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230623897
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)517275389

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