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Renaissance/Baroque Art

All titles added within the past twelve months. For a list of book titles in this category 1998 to the present, click here.

Allen, Denise, Michael F. Cusato, Anne-Marie Eze, Joseph Godla, Charlotte Hale, and Susannah Rutherglen. In a New Light: Giovanni Bellini’s "St. Francis in the Desert." New York and London: D Giles Limited in association with The Frick Collection, 2015. 232 pp.; 180 color ills. Hardcover $55.00 (978-1-907804-39-7)

Baadj, Nadia. Jan van Kessel I (1626-1679): Crafting a Natural History of Art in Early Modern Antwerp. (Studies in Baroque Art) (Dutch Edition) Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2015. 350 pp. Hardcover $150.00 (978-1909400238)

Benay, Erin E., and Lisa M. Rafanelli. Faith, Gender and the Senses in Italian Renaissance and Baroque Art : Interpreting the Noli me tangere and Doubting Thomas. Visual Culture in Early Modernity Burlington: Ashgate, 2015. 304 pp.; 6 color ills.; 58 b/w ills. Hardcover $107.96 (978-1-4724-4473-8)

Bevilacqua, Mario. I progetti per la facciata di Santa Maria del Fiore (1585-1645) : Architettura a Firenze tra Rinascimento e Barocco. Archivi di S. Maria del Fiore - Studi e testi, vol. 4 Florence: Leo S. Olschki Editore, 2015. 356 pp.; 16 color ills.; 45 b/w ills. Paperback € 45.00 (9788822263551)

Biow, Douglas. On the Importance of Being an Individual in Renaissance Italy: Men, Their Professions, and Their Beards. Haney Foundation Series Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. 328 pp.; 56 ills. Cloth $55.00 (978-0-8122-4671-1)

Blum, Shirley Neilsen. The New Art of the Fifteenth Century. New York: Abbeville Press, 2015. 314 pp.; Many color ills. Cloth $85.00 (978-0-7892-1192-7)

Borchert, Till-Holger. Masterpieces in Detail: Early Netherlandish Art from van Eyck to Bosch. London and New York: Prestel Publishing, 2014. 496 pp.; 350 color ills. Hardcover $120.00 (978-3-7913-8109-1)

Brooks, Julian. Andrea del Sarto: The Renaissance Workshop in Action. Exh. cat. Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2015. 264 pp.; 123 color ills.; 9 b/w ills. Hardcover $59.00 (978-1-60606-438-2)

Clifton, James, Liesbeth M. Helmus, and Arthur K. Wheelock Jr. Pleasure and Piety: The Art of Joachim Wtewael. Exh. cat. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. 240 pp.; 170 color ills. Cloth $65.00 (9780691166063)

de Bièvre, Elisabeth. Dutch Art and Urban Cultures, 1200–1700. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2015. 492 pp.; 100 color ills.; 180 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (9780300205626)

Decker, John R., and Mitzi Kirkland-Ives, eds. Death, Torture and the Broken Body in European Art, 1300–1650. Burlington: Ashgate, 2015. 280 pp.; 77 b/w ills. Hardcover $109.95 (978-1-4724-3367-1)

Göttler, Christine, Bart Ramakers, and Joanna Woodall, eds. Trading Values in Early Modern Antwerp. Netherlands Yearbook for History of Art / Nederlands Kunsthistorisch Jaarboek 64 Boston and Leiden: Brill, 2014. 400 pp.; 180 color ills. Cloth $123.00 (9789004272156)

Georgievska-Shine, Aneta, and Larry Silver. Rubens, Velázquez, and the King of Spain. Burlington: Ashgate, 2015. 362 pp.; 48 color ills.; 112 b/w ills. Hardcover $107.96 (978-1-4094-6233-0)

Giusti, Eugenio L. The Renaissance Courtesan in Words, Letters and Images: Social Amphibology and Moral Framing (A Diachronic Perspective). Studi e Ricerche and Milan: LED Edizioni Universitarie, 2014. 96 pp.; 20 ills. Paperback $29.00 (978-8879166843)

Hirschauer, Gretchen A., and Dennis Geronimus, eds. Piero Di Cosimo: The Poetry of Painting in Renaissance Florence. Exh. cat. Washington D.C.: Lund Humphries Pub Ltd and National Gallery of Art, 2015. 240 pp.; 100 ills. Hardcover $40.00 (978-1848221734)

Hollein, Max, ed. Masterpieces from the Städel Museum. Exh. cat. London and New York: Prestel, 2015. 336 pp.; 322 color ills. Hardcover $65.00 ( 978-3-7913-5448-4)

Kim, David Young. The Traveling Artist in the Italian Renaissance: Geography, Mobility, and Style. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015. 304 pp.; 63 color ills.; 104 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (9780300198676)

Kren, Thomas, and Kurt Barstow. Italian Illuminated Manuscripts . in the J. Paul Getty Museum. Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2015. 112 pp.; 96 color ills. Paperback $19.95 (978-1-60606-436-8)

Lasansky, D. Medina, ed. The Renaissance: Revised Expanded Unexpurgated. Periscope, 2014. 640 pp.; 50+ color ills. Paperback $35.00 (978-1934772256)

Lehmann, Ann-Sophie, Frits Scholten, and H. Perry Chapman, eds. Netherlands Yearbook for History of Art / Nederlands Kunsthistorisch Jaarboek 62. Leiden: Brill, 2013. 296 pp. Hardcover $115.00 (9789004261396)

Loh, Maria H. Still Lives: Death, Desire, and the Portrait of the Old Master. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. 328 pp.; 131 color ills.; 18 b/w ills. Hardcover $49.95 (9780691164960)

Maier, Jessica. Rome Measured and Imagined: Early Modern Maps of the Eternal City. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2015. 264 pp.; 12 color ills.; 84 b/w ills. Cloth $50.00 (9780226127637)

Marciari, John, Carmen Albendea, and Ian McClure. The Young Velázquez: “The Education of the Virgin” Restored. Exh. cat. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014. 76 pp.; 40 color ills.; 7 b/w ills. Paperback $20.00 (9780300207866)

Miller, Julia I., and Laurie Taylor-Mitchell. From Giotto to Botticelli: The Artistic Patronage of the Humiliati in Florence. University Park: Penn State University Press, 2015. 264 pp.; 34 color ills.; 47 b/w ills. Hardcover $74.95 (978-0-271-06503-8)

Olszewski, Edward J. Parmigianino's Madonna of the Long Neck: A Grace Beyond the Reach of Art. Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 2014. 400 pp.; 1 color ills. Paperback $50.00 ( 978-0871692696)

Paoletti, John T. Michelangelo's David: Florentine History and Civic Identity. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 399 pp.; 82 b/w ills. Hardcover $110.00 (9781107043596)

Partridge, Loren. Art of Renaissance Venice, 1400–1600. Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2015. 372 pp.; 100 ills. Paperback $39.95 (9780520281806)

Perlove, Shelley, and George S. Keyes Keyes, eds. Seventeenth-Century European Drawings in Midwestern Collections : The Age of Bernini, Rembrandt, and Poussin. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2015. 320 pp.; 181 ills. Cloth $150.00 (978-0-268-03843-4)

Randolph, Adrian W. B. Touching Objects: Intimate Experiences of Italian Fifteenth-Century Art. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, 2015. 328 pp.; 50 color ills.; 70 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (9780300204780)

Riley, Gillian. Food in Art: From Prehistory to the Renaissance. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2015. 288 pp.; 170 color ills.; 10 b/w ills. Hardcover $50.00 ( 9781780233628)

Rosen, Mark. The Mapping of Power in Renaissance Italy: Painted Cartographic Cycles in Social and Intellectual Context. Cambridge University Press, 2014. 318 pp.; 8 color ills.; 91 b/w ills. Hardcover $99.00 ( 9781107067035)

Schmidt, Benjamin. Inventing Exoticism: Geography, Globalism, and Europe's Early Modern World. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. 448 pp.; 24 color ills.; 179 b/w ills. Cloth $85.00 (978-0-8122-4646-9)

Sluijter, Eric Jan. Rembrandt’s Rivals: History Painting in Amsterdam, 1630-1650. Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2015. 486 pp.; 329 ills. Hardcover $210.00 (978-9027249661)

Solum, Stefanie. Women, Patronage, and Salvation in Renaissance Florence : Lucrezia Tornabuoni and the Chapel of the Medici Palace. Visual Culture in Early Modernity Burlington: Ashgate, 2015. 314 pp.; 4 color ills.; 75 b/w ills. Hardcover $107.96 (978-1-4094-6203-3)

Verdon, Timothy, Daniel M. Zolli, Amy R. Bloch, Marco Ciatti, and Stefano Nicastri Nicastri, eds. Sculpture in the Age of Donatello: Renaissance Masterpieces from Florence Cathedral. London and New York: D. Giles Limited and Museum of Biblical Art, 2015. 200 pp.; 108 color ills. Hardcover $49.95 (978-1-907804-56-4)

Verstegen, Ian F. Federico Barocci and the Oratorians: Corporate Patronage and Style in the Counter-Reformation. Early Modern Studies, Vol. 14 Truman State University Press, 2015. 270 pp.; 35 ills. Hardcover $60.00 (978-1612481326)

White, Arthur. Plague and Pleasure: The Renaissance World of Pius II. Washington D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 2014. 416 pp. Paperback $29.95 (978-0-8132-2681-1)

Woelk, Moritz, ed. The Magi: Legend, Art and Cult. Exh. cat. Chicago: Hirmer, 2015. 288 pp.; 200 color ills. Hardcover $59.95 (9783777422671)

Wolfthal, Diane, and Cathy Metzger. Los Angeles Museums. Corpus of Early Netherlandish Painting (Book 22) Brussels: Brepols Publishers, 2015. 344 pp.; 260 color ills. Cloth € 80.00 (978-2-930054-21-6)