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Renaissance/Baroque Art

All titles (1998 to the present) in Recent Books in the Arts.


Abbott, Katherine Smith, Wendy Watson, Andrea Rothe, and Jeanne Rothe. The Art of Devotion: Panel Painting in Early Renaissance Italy. Exh. cat. Middlebury, VT: Middlebury College Museum of Art, 2009. 116 pp.; 50 color ills. Paper $24.95 (9781928825067)

Acidini, Cristina. The Medici, Michelangelo, and the Art of Late Renaissance Florence. Exh. cat. New Haven: Yale University Press in association with Detroit Institute of Arts, 2002. 392 pp.; 250 color ills.; 50 b/w ills. Cloth $70.00 (0300094957)

Ackley, Clifford S., Ronni Baer, and Thomas E. Rassieur. Rembrandt’s Journey: Painter, Draftsman, Etcher. Exh. cat. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 2003. 344 pp.; 80 color ills.; 160 b/w ills. Cloth $60.00 (0878466770)

Adams, Laurie Schneider. Italian Renaissance Art. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 2000. 420 pp. Cloth $75.00 (0813336902)

Adams, Laurie Schneider. Key Monuments of the Baroque. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1999. 208 pp.; 25 color ills.; 84 b/w ills. Cloth $35.00 (0813334276)

Adams, Laurie Schneider. Key Monuments of the Italian Renaissance. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2000. 210 pp.; 29 color ills.; 83 b/w ills. Paper $26.00 (0813334268)

Adams, Ann Jensen. Public Faces and Private Identities in Seventeenth-Century Holland: Portraiture and the Production of Community. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. 412 pp.; 73 b/w ills. Cloth $100.00 (9780521444552)

Adorni, Bruno. Jacopo Barozzi da Vignola. Milan: Skira, 2008. 256 pp.; 277 ills. Cloth €85.00 (9788861306530)

Ago, Renata. Gusto for Things: A History of Objects in Seventeenth-Century Rome. Trans. Bradford Bouley, Corey Tazzara, and Paula Findlen. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013. 392 pp.; 38 ills. Cloth $55.00 (9780226010571)

Agosti, Giovanni. Altri Quaranta Dipinti Antichi della Collezione Saibene. Verona: Edizioni Valdonega, 2009. 384 pp.; many color ills.; many b/w ills. Cloth $145.00 (9788885033535)

Ahl, Diane Cole, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Masaccio. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001. 312 pp.; 80 b/w ills. Cloth $80.00 (0521660459)

Ahl, Diane Cole. Fra Angelico. New York: Phaidon, 2008. 240 pp.; 150 color ills.; 25 b/w ills. Cloth $39.95 (9780714848303)

Ainsworth, Maryan W. Gerard David: Purity of Vision in an Age of Transition. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1997. 360 pp.; 69 color ills.; 274 b/w ills. Cloth $34.95 (0810965232)

Ainsworth, Maryan W., and Joshua P. Waterman. German Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1350–1600. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013. 384 pp.; 315 color ills. Cloth $75.00 (9780300148978)

Ainsworth, Maryan W., ed. Man, Myth, and Sensual Pleasures: Jan Gossart's Renaissance; The Complete Works. Exh. cat. New York and New Haven: Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Yale University Press, 2010. 496 pp.; 337 color ills.; 116 b/w ills. Cloth $85.00 (9780300166576)

Ajmar-Wollheim, Marta, and Flora Dennis, eds. At Home in Renaissance Italy. Exh. cat. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 2005. 420 pp.; 360 color ills. Cloth $85.00 (101851774882)

Alberti, Leon Battista. Destcriptio Urbis Romae. Eds. Martine Furno and Mario Carpo. Geneva: Librairie Droz, 1999. 198 pp. Paper (2600003967)

Albus, Anita. The Art of Arts: Rediscovering Painting. Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. 383 pp.; 22 color ills. Cloth $35.00 (0375400990)

Alpers, Svetlana. The Vexations of Art: Velazquez and Others. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2005. 308 pp.; 110 color ills.; 65 b/w ills. Cloth $50.00 (9780300108255)

Altcappenberg, Hein-Thomas Schulze. Sandro Botticelli: The Picture Cycle for Dante’s Divine Comedy. Royal Academy of Arts, London in association with Harry N. Abrams, 360 pp.; 270 color ills. $75.00 (0810966336)

Ames-Lewis, Francis, and Mary Rodgers, eds. Concepts of Beauty in Renaissance Art. Ashgate, 1997. 257 pp.; 50 b/w ills. Cloth $84.95 (1859284256)

Ames-Lewis, Francis. Drawing in Early Renaissance Italy. Yale University Press, 1999. 196 pp.; 8 color ills.; 101 b/w ills. Paper $27.50 (0300079818)

Ames-Lewis, Frances, ed. Florence. Artistic Centers of the Italian Renaissance. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 464 pp.; 48 color ills.; 234 b/w ills. Cloth $175.00 (9780521851626)

Ames-Lewis, Francis. The Intellectual Life of the Early Renaissance Artist. Yale University Press, 1999. 322 pp.; 50 color ills.; 100 b/w ills. Cloth $40.00 (0300092950)

Ames-Lewis, Francis. Isabella and Leonardo: The Artistic Relationship between Isabella d'Este and Leonardo da Vinci. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012. 240 pp.; 60 color ills.; 60 b/w ills. Cloth $50.00 (9780300121247)

Andersen, Michael, Birgitte Bøggild Johannsen, and Hugo Johannsen, eds. Reframing the Danish Renaissance: Problems and Prospects in a European Perspective. Publications of the National Museum Studies in Archaeology and History, vol. 16. Odense, Denmark: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2012. 407 pp. Cloth $52.00 (9788776021290)

Arciszewska, Barbara, ed. The Baroque Villa: Suburban and Country Residences c. 1600–1800. Warsaw: Wilanów Palace Museum, 2010. 297 pp.; Many color ills. Cloth $72.50 (9788360959763)

Arnade, Peter, and Michael Rocke, eds. Power, Gender, and Ritual in Europe and the Americas: Essays in Memory of Richard C. Trexler. Essays and Studies, vol. 17. Edited by Konrad Eisenbichler. Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University in the University of Toronto, 2010. 364 pp.; 34 ills. Paper $37.00 (9780772720412)

Atkins, Christopher D. M. The Signature Style of Frans Hals: Painting, Subjectivity, and the Market in Early Modernity. Amsterdam Studies in the Dutch Golden Age. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2012. 352 pp.; 129 color ills. Paper $49.00 (9789089643353)

Attenborough, David, Susan Owens, Martin Clayton, and Rea Alexandratos. Amazing Rare Things: The Art of Natural History in the Age of Discovery. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007. 224 pp.; 160 color ills. Cloth $37.50 (9780300125474)

Ausoni, Alberto. Music in Art. Trans. Stephen Sartarelli. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2009. 384 pp.; 400 color ills. Paper $24.95 (9780892369652)

Auwera, Joost Vander, and Irène Schaudies, eds. Jordaens and the Antique. Exh. cat. Brussels and New Haven: Mercatorfonds in association with Yale University Press, 2013. 320 pp.; 229 color ills. Cloth $65.00 (9780300188714)

Avcioglu, Nebahat, and Emma Jones, eds. Architecture, Art and Identity in Venice and its Territories, 1450–1750: Essays in Honour of Deborah Howard. Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing Ltd., 2013. 326 pp.; 16 color ills.; 72 b/w ills. Cloth £70.00 (978-1-4724-1082-5)

Avery, Charles. Bernini: Genius of the Baroque. Thames and Hudson, 2005. 288 pp.; 80 color ills.; 320 b/w ills. Paper $44.95 (0500286337)

Ayers, Tim, ed. The History of British Art, Volume 1: 600–1600. New Haven and London: Yale Center for British Art and Tate Britain, 2008. 296 pp.; 152 color ills. Cloth $50.00 (9780300116700)

Aynsley, Jeremy, and Charlotte Grant, eds. Imagined Interiors: Representing the Domestic Interior Since the Renaissance. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2006. 304 pp.; 260 color ills. Cloth $85.00 (9781851774920)

Ayres, James. Building the Georgian City. Yale University Press, 1997. 280 pp.; 42 color ills.; 302 b/w ills. Cloth $70.00 (0300075480)

Østermark-Johansen, Lene. Sweetness and Strength: The Reception of Michelangelo in Late Victorian England. Ashgate, 1997. 336 pp.; 17 color ills.; 75 b/w ills. Cloth $59.95 (1859284523)

Úbeda de los Cobos, Andrés, ed. Paintings for the Planet King: Philip IV and the Buen Retiro Palace. Madrid: Museo Nacional del Prado in association with Paul Holberton Publishing, 2004. 304 pp.; 140 color ills.; 25 b/w ills. Cloth (1903470439)

Bacchi, Andrea, Catherine Hess, and Jennifer Montagu, eds. Bernini and the Birth of Baroque Portrait Sculpture. Exh. cat. Los Angeles and Ottawa: J. Paul Getty Museum and National Gallery of Canada, 2008. 336 pp.; 155 color ills.; 114 b/w ills. Paper $44.95 (9780892369324)

Bailey, Gauvin. Art on the Jesuit Missions in Asia and Latin America 1542–1773. University of Toronto Press, 1998. 310 pp. Cloth (0802046886)

Bailey, Gauvin Alexander, Pamela M. Jones, Franco Mormando, and Thomas W. Worcester, eds. Hope and Healing: Painting in Italy in a Time of Plague, 1500–1800. Exh. cat. Worcester, Mass.: Worcester Art Museum, 2004. 272 pp.; 38 color ills.; 71 b/w ills. $39.95 (0936042052)

Baker, Nicholas Scott. The Fruit of Liberty: Political Culture in the Florentine Renaissance, 1480–1550. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. 382 pp.; 22 b/w ills. Cloth $49.95 (9780674724525)

Bakker, Boudewijn. Landscape and Religion: From Van Eyck to Rembrandt. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013. 394 pp.; 31 color ills.; 86 b/w ills. Cloth $134.95 (9781409404866)

Bal, Mieke, ed. Quoting Caravaggio. University of Chicago Press, 1998. 320 pp.; 62 color ills.; 25 b/w ills. Cloth $40.00 (0226035565)

Bal, Mieke. Quoting Caravaggio: Contemporary Art, Preposterous History. University of California Press, 2000. 321 pp.; 65 color ills.; 24 b/w ills. Paper $27.50 (0226035573)

Bal, Mieke. Reading Rembrandt: Beyond the Word-Image Opposition. Amsterdam University Press, 2005. 498 pp.; many b/w ills. Paper $65.00 (9085551919)

Baldassarri, Stefano Ugo, and Arielle Saiber, eds. Images of Quattrocento Florence. Yale University Press, 1999. 416 pp.; 20 b/w ills. Paper $18.00 (0300080522)

Bambach, Carmen C., Hugo Chapman, and Martin Clayton. Correggio and Parmigianino: Master Draughtsmen of the Renaissance. London: British Museum Press, 1999. 192 pp.; 145 color ills.; 33 b/w ills. Cloth $49.28 (0714126284)

Bambach, Carmen. Drawing and Painting in the Italian Renaissance Workshop: Theory and Practice, 1300-1600. Cambridge University Press, 1998. 548 pp.; 14 color ills.; 209 b/w ills. Cloth $125.00 (0521402182)

Bambach, Carmen C., ed. Leonardo da Vinci: Master Draftsman. Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Yale University Press, 2002. 800 pp.; 333 color ills.; 182 b/w ills. Cloth $65.00 (0300098782)

Bambach, Carmen C., Janet Cox-Rearick, and George R. Goldner. The Drawings of Bronzino. Exh. cat. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2010. 336 pp.; 155 color ills.; 119 b/w ills. Cloth $60.00 (9780300155129)

Banker, James K. The Culture of San Sepolcro during the Youth of Piero della Francesca. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2002. 277 pp.; 1 ills. Cloth $62.50 (0472113011)

Banner, Lisa A. The Religious Patronage of the Duke of Lerma, 1598–1621. Burlington: Ashgate, 2009. 270 pp.; 45 b/w ills. Cloth $99.00 (9780754661207)

Barber, Peter, and Tom Harper. Magnificent Maps: Power, Propaganda and Art. London: British Library, 2010. 100 color ills. Cloth $45.00 (9780712350921)

Barbera, Giacchino. Antonello da Messina: Sicily's Renaissance Master. Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Yale University Press, 2005. 56 pp.; 14 color ills.; 1 b/w ills. Paper (0300116489)

Barbieri, Costanza. Specchio di Virtù: Il consorzio della Vergine e gli affreschi di Lorenzo Lotto in San Michele al Pozzo Bianco. Bergamo, Italy: Lubrina Editore, 1999. 180 pp.; 4 color ills.; 53 b/w ills. Paper $11.75 (8877662212)

Barbour, Daphne, and E. Melanie Gifford, eds. Facture: Conservation, Science, Art History. Volume 1: Renaissance Masterworks, Washington D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 2013. 200 pp.; 193 color ills. Paper $60.00 (9780300197426)

Barcham, William. Grand in Design: The Life and Career of Federico Cornaro, Prince of the Church, Patriarch of Venice and Patron of the Arts. Venice: Istituto Veneto Di Scienze, Lettere ed Art, 2000. 539 pp.; 68 b/w ills. Paper (8886166915)

Barcilon, Pinin Brambilla, and Pietro C. Marani. Leonardo: The Last Supper. University of Chicago Press, 2000. 430 pp. Cloth $95.00 (0226504271)

Bardati, Flaminia, and Sabine Frommel. La réception des modèles cinquecenteschi dans la théorie et les arts français du XVIIe siècle. Paris: Librairie Droz, 2010. Many b/w ills. Paper €84.08 (9782600013512)

Barkan, Leonard. Michelangelo: A Life on Paper. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010. 352 pp.; 165 color ills.; 40 b/w ills. Cloth $49.50 (9780691147666)

Barkan, Leonard. Unearthing the Past: Archaeology and Aesthetics in the Making of Renaissance Culture. Yale University Press, 1999. 512 pp.; 206 b/w ills. Cloth $35.00 (0300076770)

Barnes, Joanna R., and J. Patrice Marandel. French Oil Sketches and the Academic Tradition: Selections from a Private Collection on Loan to the University Art Museum of the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque. Pennsylvania State University Press in association with American Federation of Arts, 1993. 191 pp.; 92 color ills.; 51 b/w ills. Paper $35.00 (0812232755)

Barnes, Bernadine. Michelangelo in Print: Reproductions as Response in the Sixteenth Century. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2010. 244 pp.; 71 b/w ills. Cloth $99.95 (9780754663782)

Barolsky, Paul. Michelangelo and the Finger of God. Atlanta: Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 2003. 84 pp.; 5 b/w ills. Cloth $12.00 (0915977494)

Barriault, Anne B., Andrew Ladis, and Norman E. Land, eds. Reading Vasari. Athens, Ga.: Philip Wilson Publishers in association with Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 2004. 320 pp.; 60 b/w ills. Cloth (0856675822)

Barstow, Kurt. The Gualenghi-d’Este Hours: Art and Devotion in Renaissance Ferrara. Getty Trust Publications, 1999. 272 pp.; some color ills.; some b/w ills. Cloth $95.00 (0892363703)

Barzman, Karen-edis. The Florentine Academy and the Early Modern State: The Discipline of Disegno. Cambridge University Press, 1999. 377 pp.; 24 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (0521641624)

Baskins, Cristelle L. Cassone Painting, Humanism, and Gender in Early Modern Italy. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. 264 pp.; 59 b/w ills. Cloth $80.00 (0521583934)

Bass, Laura R. The Drama of the Portrait: Theater and Visual Culture in Early Modern Spain. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2008. 196 pp.; 50 color ills.; 14 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (9780271033044)

Bassett, Jane. The Craftsman Revealed: Adriaen de Vries, Sculptor in Bronze. Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 2008. 352 pp.; 100 color ills.; 220 b/w ills. Cloth $60.00 (9780892369195)

Bayer, Andrea, ed. Art and Love in Renaissance Italy. Exh. cat. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Yale University Press, 2008. 392 pp.; 300 color ills.; 75 b/w ills. Cloth $65.00 (9780300124118)

Bayer, Andrea, ed. Painters of Reality: The Legacy of Leonardo and Caravaggio in Lombardy. Exh. cat. Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Yale University Press, 2003. 272 pp.; 136 color ills.; 83 b/w ills. Cloth $60.00 (0300102755)

Bätschmann, Oskar. Giovanni Bellini. London: Reaktion Books, 2008. 324 pp.; 80 color ills.; 184 b/w ills. Cloth $55.00 (9781861893574)

Bätschmann, Oskar, and Pascal Griener. Hans Holbein. Trans. Pascal Griener and Cecilia Hurley. Princeton University Press, 1996. 256 pp.; 70 color ills.; 190 b/w ills. Cloth $55.00 (0691005168)

Böckem, Beate, Ruth Hansmann, Matthias Müller, and Klaus Weschenfelder, eds. Apelles am Fürstenhof: Facetten der Hofkunst um 1500 im Alten Reich. Exh. cat. Coburg, Germany: Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg, 2011. 316 pp.; 193 color ills. Cloth €30.00 (9783867320924)

Salviucci Insolera, Lydia. Mirabili disinganni: Andrea Pozzo (Trento 1642–Vienna 1709) pittore e architetto Gesuita. Ed. Richard Bösel. Exh. cat. Rome: Artemide, 2010. 320 pp.; 178 ills. € 50.00 (9788875751067)

Beaven, Lisa. An Ardent Patron: Cardinal Camillo Massimo and His Antiquarian and Artistic Circle: Giovanni Pietro Bellori, Claude Lorrain, Nicolas Poussin, Diego Velázquez. London and Madrid: Paul Holberton Publishing and Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica, 2010. 440 pp.; 140 color ills.; 70 b/w ills. Paper $50.00 (9781903470985)

Beddington, Charles. Venice: Canaletto and his Rivals. Exh. cat. London: National Gallery, London, 2011. 192 pp.; 130 color ills. Cloth $50.00 (9781857094183)

Belkin, Kristin Lohse, and Fiona Healy. A House of Art: Rubens as Collector. Exh. cat. Antwerp: Rubenshuis & Rubenianum, 2003. 342 pp.; many color ills.; many b/w ills. Cloth $87.95 (9076704694)

Bell, Susan Groag. The Lost Tapestries of the City of Ladies: Christine de Pizan’s Renaissance Legacy. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. 271 pp.; 8 color ills.; 17 b/w ills. Cloth $45.00 (0520234103)

Bellori, Giovan Pietro. The Lives of the Modern Painters, Sculptors, and Architects: A New Translation and Critical Edition. Trans. Alice Sedgwick Wohl. Cambridge University Press, 2004. 508 pp.; 42 b/w ills. Cloth (0521781876)

Belluzzi, Amadeo. Palazzo Te a Mantova. Modena: Franco Cosimo Panini, 1997. Cloth (8876868089)

Beltramini, Guido, Davide Gasparotto, and Adolfo Tura, eds. Pietro Bembo e l’invenzione del Rinascimento. Exh. cat. Venice: Marsilio Editori, 2013. 456 pp.; 196 color ills.; 8 b/w ills. Paper $44.00 (9788831715096)

Benati, Daniele, and Eugenio Riccòmini. Annibale Carracci. Exh. cat. Mondadori Electa, 2005. 500 pp.; 148 color ills.; 122 b/w ills. Paper Euros 40.00 (883704349X)

Bendiner, Kenneth. Food in Painting: From the Renaissance to the Present. London: Reaktion Books, 2004. 240 pp.; 79 color ills.; 68 b/w ills. Cloth $35.00 (9781861892133 )

Benedict, Philip. Graphic History: The Wars, Massacres and Troubles of Tortorel and Perrissin. Geneva: Librairie Droz S.A., 2007. 432 pp.; 8 color ills.; 43 b/w ills. Paper $135.00 (9782600004404)

Benelli, Francesco. The Architecture in Giotto's Paintings. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 312 pp.; 10 color ills.; 108 b/w ills. Cloth $99.00 (9781107016323)

Benes, Mirka, and Dianne Harris, eds. Villas and Gardens in Early Modern Italy and France. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2000. 448 pp.; 167 b/w ills. Cloth $85.00 (0521782252)

Berger, Robert W., and Thomas F. Hedin. Diplomatic Tours in the Gardens of Versailles Under Louis XIV. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008. 184 pp.; 41 b/w ills. Cloth $55.00 (9780812241075)

Berger, Anna Maria Busse, and Massimiliano Rossi, eds. Memory and Invention: Medieval and Renaissance Literature, Art and Music; Acts of an International Conference (Florence, Villa I Tatti, May 11, 2006). Villa i Tatti: The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies., vol. 24. Florence: Leo S. Olschki, 2010. 174 pp.; 37 b/w ills. CLOTH €28.00 (9788822258526)

Berger, Robert W. Public Access to Art in Paris: A Documentary History from the Middle Ages to 1800. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1998. 311 pp.; 65 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (027101749x)

Berger, Jr., Herry. Fictions of the Pose: Rembrandt Against the Italian Renaissance. Stanford University Press, 1999. 624 pp.; 32 color ills.; 44 b/w ills. Paper $44.95 (0804733244)

Berger, Jr., Harry. Manhood, Marriage, and Mischief: Rembrandt's "Night Watch" and Other Dutch Group Portraits. New York: Fordham University Press, 2007. 142 pp.; 16 color ills.; 36 b/w ills. Paper $30.00 (9780823225569)

Bernat Vistarini, Antonio, John T. Cull, and Tamás Sajó, eds. Book of Honors for Empress Maria of Austria: Composed by the College of the Society of Jesus of Madrid on the Occasion of Her Death (1603). Philadelphia: Saint Joseph's University Press, 2011. 288 pp.; 37 ills. Cloth $65.00 (9780916101732)

Bernini, Domenico. The Life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini: A Translation and Critical Edition, with Introduction and Commentary, by Franco Mormando. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2011. 500 pp. Cloth $99.95 (9780271037486)

Bettini, Sergio, Richard J. Tuttle, and Samuel Vitali. Palazzo Magnani in Bologna. Milan: 24 ORE Motta Cultura in association with Federico Motta Editore, 2010. 192 pp.; 150 color ills. Cloth €60.00 (9788871796161)

Beuing, Raphael. Reiterbilder der Frührenaissance: Monument und Memoria. Munster: Rhema, 2010. Many b/w ills. Paper €54.00 (9783930454884)

Bevers, Holm, Lee Hendrix, William W. Robinson, and Peter Schatborn. Drawings by Rembrandt and His Pupils: Telling the Difference. Exh. cat. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2010. 304 pp.; 202 color ills.; 3 b/w ills. Paper $49.95 (9780892369799)