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The Resource Dominican women and Renaissance art : the Convent of San Domenico of Pisa, Ann Roberts

Dominican women and Renaissance art : the Convent of San Domenico of Pisa, Ann Roberts

Label
Dominican women and Renaissance art : the Convent of San Domenico of Pisa
Title
Dominican women and Renaissance art
Title remainder
the Convent of San Domenico of Pisa
Statement of responsibility
Ann Roberts
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Starting from an inventory and other documents, Ann Roberts has identified some 30 works of art that originated from the convent of San Domenico of Pisa. Here, she examines those objects commissioned for and made by the nuns during the 15th century
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
704.9/482094555
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND1432.I8
LC item number
R63 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women and gender in the early modern world
Label
Dominican women and Renaissance art : the Convent of San Domenico of Pisa, Ann Roberts
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0804/2007029207.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chiara Gambacorta and the history of San Domenico of Pisa. The life of Chiara Gambacorta ; Pisa in the fifteenth century ; Dominican culture at San Domenico ; Books and the Dominican ideal -- The setting: the buildings of San Domenico. Building San Domenico ; Cloister and the problem of convent architecture ; Later alterations to the complex at San Domenico -- The impact of the foundress. Chiara Gambacorta as patron ; The image of the foundress ; A candidate for sainthood -- The convent audience. Brides of Christ and virgin martyrs ; Martha and Mary Magdalene ; Monastic ideals ; The bridegroom -- An observant identity. Dominican traditions in works of art for San Domenico ; From Dominican to Observant: echoes of San Marco -- Nuns and the world. Family ties ; Clients and patrons ; Nuns and soldiers -- Patrons and painters. Nuns as patrons ; Doing it themselves: nuns as artists ; Conclusion -- Catalogue of Renaissance paintings from San Domenico -- Appendix 1. Inventories of works of art and other objects from San Domenico -- Appendix 2. Census -- Appendix 3. Renaissance prioress -- Appendix 4. The women of San Domenico -- Appendix 5. Selected letters from and about the nuns -- Appendix 6. Relics in San Domenico by 1557
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 375 pages
Isbn
9780754655305
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007029207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn670239850
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Dominican women and Renaissance art : the Convent of San Domenico of Pisa, Ann Roberts
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0804/2007029207.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chiara Gambacorta and the history of San Domenico of Pisa. The life of Chiara Gambacorta ; Pisa in the fifteenth century ; Dominican culture at San Domenico ; Books and the Dominican ideal -- The setting: the buildings of San Domenico. Building San Domenico ; Cloister and the problem of convent architecture ; Later alterations to the complex at San Domenico -- The impact of the foundress. Chiara Gambacorta as patron ; The image of the foundress ; A candidate for sainthood -- The convent audience. Brides of Christ and virgin martyrs ; Martha and Mary Magdalene ; Monastic ideals ; The bridegroom -- An observant identity. Dominican traditions in works of art for San Domenico ; From Dominican to Observant: echoes of San Marco -- Nuns and the world. Family ties ; Clients and patrons ; Nuns and soldiers -- Patrons and painters. Nuns as patrons ; Doing it themselves: nuns as artists ; Conclusion -- Catalogue of Renaissance paintings from San Domenico -- Appendix 1. Inventories of works of art and other objects from San Domenico -- Appendix 2. Census -- Appendix 3. Renaissance prioress -- Appendix 4. The women of San Domenico -- Appendix 5. Selected letters from and about the nuns -- Appendix 6. Relics in San Domenico by 1557
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 375 pages
Isbn
9780754655305
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007029207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn670239850
  • UtOrBLW

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