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Renaissance woman

Ramie Targoff

Renaissance woman

the life of Vittoria Colonna

by Ramie Targoff

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italian Poets,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRamie Targoff
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ4620 .T37 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26951452M
    ISBN 100374140944
    ISBN 109780374140946
    LC Control Number2017036978
    OCLC/WorldCa1001906792

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    In this informative and lively volume, Margaret L. King synthesizes a large body of literature on the condition of western European women in the Renaissance centuries (), crafting a much-needed and unified overview of women’s experience in Renaissance society. Utilizing the perspectives of social, church, and intellectual history, King looks at women of all classes, in both usual.   About the book, from the publisher:A biography of Vittoria Colonna, confidante of Michelangelo, scion of one of the most powerful families of her era, and a pivotal figure in the Italian Renaissance Ramie Targoff’s Renaissance Woman tells of the most remarkable woman of the Italian Renaissance: Vittoria Colonna, Marchesa of Pescara. Vittoria.

    Renaissance Woman The Life of Vittoria Colonna (Book): Targoff, Ramie: "Ramie Targoff's Renaissance Woman tells of the most remarkable woman of the Italian Renaissance: Vittoria Colonna, Marchesa of Pescara. Vittoria has long been celebrated by scholars of Michelangelo as the artist's best friend -- the two of them exchanged beautiful letters, poems, and works of art that bear witness to.   Y ou might not think that the national security and foreign policy advisor for one of the leading presidential candidates would have the pedigree of a University of Pennsylvania art history Ph.D. specializing in Italian renaissance studies, and former consulting curator title at the Cleveland Museum of Art. But then you haven’t met Dr. Victoria Coates, the self-described Renaissance.


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