The third unforgettable historical love story set in Italy from Marina Fiorato, author of the bestseller THE GLASSBLOWER OF MURANO. For fans of Philippa Gregory, Sarah Dunant and Alison Weir. Florence looks like gold and smells like sulphur ...In the colourful world of fifteenth-century Italy, Luciana Vetra is young and beautiful, a part-time model and full-time whore.
This generously illustrated volume on the work of Botticelli makes the world's greatest art accessible to readers of every level of appreciation.
Born in 1445 Sandro Botticelli was a master painter of the Early Renaissance. His masterworks The Birth of Venus and Primavera are among the best know works of Renaissance art. This title offers readers an overview of Botticelli's life and works - from his time as an apprentice goldsmith to his fresco paintings in the Vatican's Sistine Chapel.
Botticelli is one of the most admired artists of the Renaissance period and his seductive Venus and graceful Primavera are among the world's most recognisable works of art. This catalogue raisonne of Botticelli's paintings offers more than two hundred full-colour illustrations and meticulous scholarship by the distinguished Renaissance art historian Frank Zollner , described by The Financial Times, when reviewing this book's previous edition, as "a fabulous, accessible scholar; his book has luscious reproductions and exquisite detail.
Published to accompany the V&A's major spring exhibition, Botticelli Reimagined, 5 March to 3 July 2016 The Florentine painter Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510) is one of the greatest artists of all time. Renowned for the iconic Birth of Venus and Primavera, his work has become part of our collective visual memory, influencing product development, fashion design and artists as diverse as Andy Warhol, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Rene Magritte and Jeff Koons.
Divination using tools such as Tarot Cards, help to bring higher guidance and advice into our lives and brings to the surface information that is hidden or not immediately obvious to us.This deck contains 78 cards and instruction booklet.Cards measure approximately 6.6 x 13 cm (2.75 x 4.75 inches)
HardCover. Pub Date :2010-04-08 Pages: 256 Language: English Publisher: Parkstone Press The Medici court painter Botticelli is one of the unequivocal artists of the Italian Renaissance alongside Leonardo da Vinci. Michelangelo and Raphael. Favouring feminine portraits. Botticelli stands apart through the finesse of his lines and the unbridled sensuality of his paintings.
Celebrates one of the greatest and most beloved painters of the Early Renaissance with luxurious, large-format images Sandro Botticelli, one of the greatest painters of the Italian High Renaissance, enjoyed the patronage of the greatest Florentine families. He spent most of his career in the humanist circle of the Medici, for whom he painted such masterpieces as Primavera and Venus and Mars, works that combine a decorative use of line with Classical elements in harmonious and supple compositions.