5 edition of Pollaiuolo found in the catalog.
July 8, 2006
by 5 Continents Editions
Written in English
|Series||Art Gallery series|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||80|
POLLAIUOLO, the popular name of the brothers Antonio and Piero di Jacobo Benci, Florentines who contributed much to Italian art in the 15th century. They were called Pollaiuolo because their father was a poulterer. The nickname was also extended to Simone, the nephew of Antonio. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests, and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails.
Pollaiuolo was the first artist, in , to dissect the human body in order to better understand the muscles and the nude form. The book includes reproductions from the works of many artists, including Leonardo da Vinci (but not the Vitruvian man, now made famous by Dan Brown). Pollaiuolo again used the subject of Hercules and Antaeus for a bronze statuette, which, like the damaged fresco painting of the frenetic Dancing Nudes in the Villa la Gallina near Florence, reveals his fanatical interest in the nude in action. Pollaiuolo also executed one engraving, the famous Battle of the Nudes (ca. ). It is a masterful.
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The book provides the definitive account of the Pollaiuolo brothers and their practices, a comprehensive list of their works (including some newly attributed), and a fully updated chronology. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to Pollaiuolo book the free Kindle App.
5/5(1). The Pollaiuolo The Art Gallery Series. By (author) Aldo Galli. $ Full Description & Spec. Buy From. Bookshop IndieBound Amazon US Barnes & Noble Indigo CA Powell's.
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Log in to add this to your wishlist. Pollaiuolo, Antonio: Battle of the Naked Men Battle of the Naked Men (also called Battle of the Nudes), engraving by Antonio Pollaiuolo, c.
–90; in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. × cm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, (), www. ; Learn about this topic in these articles. Famous for their new treatment of heroic, antique subjects and the depiction of the male nude in action, Antonio and Piero del Pollaiuolo ran one of the most successful and advanced workshops in fifteenth-century Florence.
Pollaiuolo book comprehensive and beautifully illustrated book reexamines the brothers’ careers and multifaceted work to present a fresh understanding of their contributions to the. The book provides the definitive account of the Pollaiuolo brothers and their practices, a comprehensive list of their works (including some newly attributed), and a fully updated chronology.
Alison Wright is Pollaiuolo book in Italian late medieval and Renaissance art in the Department of History of Art, University College, London.
Pollaiuolo brothers, Italian brothers who, as sculptors, painters, engravers, and goldsmiths, produced myriad works together under a combined signature. Antonio del Pollaiuolo (original name Antonio di Jacopo d’Antonio Benci; b.
Jan. 17, /32, Florence [Italy]—d. Rome) and Piero del Pollaiuolo (original name Piero di Jacopo d’Antonio Benci; b.Florence—d. Rome) had.
The Battle of the Nudes or Battle of the Naked Men, probably dating from –, is an engraving by the Florentine goldsmith and sculptor Antonio del Pollaiuolo which is one of the most significant old master prints of the Italian engraving is large at x cm, and depicts five men wearing headbands and five men without, fighting in pairs with weapons in front of a.
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It certainly deserves a place in that great collection-in-waiting - the joke-book of Western art. About the artist Antonio Pollaiuolo () is a name with a tricky string of vowels.
Get this from a library. Antonio and Piero Pollaiuolo. [Leopold D Ettlinger] -- This book contains a historical and stylistic appraisal of the work of Florentine Quattrocento artists Antionio and Piero Pollaiuolo. Pollaiuolo.
Milano, U. Hoepli  Antonio Del Pollaiuolo; Antonio Del Pollaiuolo; Pietro del Pollaiuolo: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Sergio Ortolani. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages plates 21 cm. Series Title: Collezione "Valori Plastici." Reviews.
Piero del Pollaiuolo (UK: / ˌ p ɒ l aɪ ˈ w oʊ l oʊ / POL-eye-WOH-loh, US: / ˌ p oʊ l-/ POHL- Italian: [ˈpjɛːro del pollaˈjwɔːlo]; also spelled Pollaiolo; c. in Florence – in Rome), also known as Piero Benci, was an Italian Renaissance painter from Florence.
His brother was the artist Antonio del Pollaiuolo and the two frequently worked together. Piero del Pollaiuolo. Overview / In-depth. This tiny picture has grand themes: the rivalry of the gods and the power and danger of love. Its story comes from the Metamorphoses, by the Roman poet Ovid.
Cupid, taking revenge on Apollo for his teasing, struck the god with a golden arrow of love, igniting a fierce desire for Daphne – but struck. The fact is that the exhibition, at the Museo Poldi Pezzoli in Milan from November until Februarywas the first time in the to years since their creation that all four of the Pollaiuolo paintings called “Portrait of a Young Woman” were brought together, and the still controversial issue—which of the Pollaiuolo brothers 5/5(4).
These paintings of two labors of the famous mythological hero are smaller duplicates which belonged to the Gondi family in the early 17th century; they are based on two lost canvases painted by Antonio around for the Medici and formerly exhibited in the sala grande in their palazzo in Via Larga.
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Popular attractions Pitti Palace and Ponte Vecchio are located nearby. Discover genuine guest reviews for Flospirit - Pollaiuolo, in Isolotto neighborhood, along with the latest prices and availability – book now/5(2). Pollaiuolo definition: Antonio (anˈtɔːnjo),?–98, Florentine painter, sculptor, goldsmith, and | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.
Antonio (/) and Piero (/after ) del Pollaiuolo have always enjoyed a certain notoriety and, together with Verrocchio, Botticelli, and Ghirlandaio, occupy a central place in all books about Florentine art at the time of Lorenzo the Magnificent. Antonio Pollaiuolo’s Battle of Ten Nudes has been called the single most important engraving in European history.
Clearly based on classical antiquity (the cultures of ancient Greece and Rome), the print is monumental in size (approximately 15 x 23 inches) and, because of its shallow space, resembles ancient Roman relief sculpture.by Shelley Langdale Antonio del Pollaiuolo (Italian,–) was a renowned Florentine painter, sculptor, draftsman, and goldsmith who was particularly admired for his dynamic and expressive portrayal of the human figure.
He carried out a wide range of projects including a series of Hercules paintings (now lost) for the powerful Medici family in Florence, designs for.Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. "Genealogical chart of the family of Antonio Pollaiuolo": p.
 "Chronological table of the life and works of Antonio and Piero Pollaiuolo": p. Lists of works by Antonio and Piero Pollaiuolo: Bibliography: p.