The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3

from the Period of the Revival of the Fine Arts to the End of the Eighteenth Century

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1828
Language: English
Wordcount: 103,345 / 306 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 13.2
LoC Category: ND
Downloads: 1,033
Added to site: 2010.12.14
mnybks.net#: 29902
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Art, History
Excerpt

in its conception, but executed with an incredible degree of diligence and felicity. It is mentioned in the Notizia Morelli, that formerly there was to be read there an inscription over one of the gates--Opus Johannis et Antonii de Padua,--probably companions of Giusto, and, probably, as is conjectured by the author of the MS. above alluded to, the painters of the whole temple. This would seem to augment the number of the Paduan artists, no less than the imitators of Giotto; since the works, already described, are equally as much in his manner as those by Taddeo Gaddi, or any other of his fellow pupils in Florence. The same commendation is bestowed upon Jacopo Davanzo, of whom I treat more at length in the school of Bologna. A less faithful follower of Giotto was Guariento, a Paduan, held in high esteem about the year 1360, as appears from the honourable commissions he obtained from the Venetian senate. One of his frescos and a crucifixion yet remain at Bassano;[11] and in the choir of the E

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 by Luigi Antonio Lanzi - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 by Luigi Antonio Lanzi - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 by Luigi Antonio Lanzi - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 by Luigi Antonio Lanzi - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 by Luigi Antonio Lanzi - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 by Luigi Antonio Lanzi - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Leonardo da Vinci
by Sigmund Freud
The Elements of Drawing
by John Ruskin
Byzantine Churches in Constantinople
by Alexander Van Millingen
A History of Art for Beginners and Students
by Clara Erskine Clement Waters
French Art
by W. C. Brownell
Under the Greenwood Tree
by Thomas Hardy

See more popular titles from this genre.