An Art Lover's Guide to FlorenceBook - 2012
"No city but Florence contains such an intense concentration of art produced in such a short span of time ... while most guidebooks offer only brief descriptions of a large number of works, with little discussion of the historical background, Judith Testa gives a fresh perspective on the rich and brilliant art of the Florentine Renaissance ... Concentrating on a number of the greatest works by such masters as Botticelli and MIchelangelo, Testa explains each piece in terms of what it meant to the people who produced it and for whom it was made ..."--Back cover.
Publisher: DeKalb, IL : NIU Press, 
Branch Call Number: 709.45511 TESTA
Characteristics: viii, 269 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm