Books tagged: renaissance artist

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Sandro Botticelli And Simonetta Vespucci In Renaissance Florence, Italy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
The details of Simonetta Vespucci's life have been obscured in many respects by a litany of romantic works in the years after her very untimely death at age 23. She was revered by Florentines after she wed a member of the Vespucci family and relocated south of her home in Genoa. Numerous men idolized her including the Medici brothers and the artist who painted her most notably, Sandro Botticelli.
A Psique
Series: Contos de Hans Christian Andersen, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Classics
O conto “A Psique” trata das aspirações artísticas e amorosas de um jovem escultor, ambientado na Roma Renascentista. Em 2014, em comemoração ao aniversário do autor (2 de abril) o site “Biographile” propôs a leitura de quatro estórias menos difundidas do autor, entre elas “A Psique”. O nome original do conto é “Psychen” e foi escrito em 1861. Este conto foi traduzido para o Português.
L'Ercole di Piero, tra mito e realtà
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: Italian. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Terre di Piero® è una collana dedicata a studi e opere di Piero della Francesca. Un luogo per la mente e la bellezza. www.terredipiero.com
Da Vinci: His Life and His Legacy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
What makes this book different from others about Leonardo? Most books on Da Vinci for kids have very little information, and those geared for adults generally have too much. This book is complete enough to give a good picture of who Leonardo was and what he accomplished, without overwhelming readers; interesting for those who may know nothing about him and for those who know lots about him.