The first volume of the ´Studies´ series deals with the central concepts of ´´Lex´´ and ´´Ius´´ and their systematic development within the political theory, philosophy, and law of the Middle Ages up to the School of Salamanca. This reconstruction of the specific form of a practical-juridical and politicalnormative body of knowledge in the Middle Ages focuses on the debates concerning the relationship between positive law, natural law and rational law, which shaped the European tradition of law, as well as the development of international normative regime.
A Renaissance in High School Composition Through Creative Writing (Classic Reprint): Olive Naomi Louise Denniston
Controversies Over the Imitation of Cicero as a Model for Style, and Some Phases of Their Influence in the Schools of the Renaissance (Classic Reprint): Izora Scott
A History of Spanish Painting, Volume VI-Part 2, The Valencian School in the Late Middle Ages and Early Renaissance: Chandler Rathfon Post
A History of Spanish Painting, Volume VI-Part 1, The Valencian School in the Late Middle Ages and Early Renaissance: Chandler Rathfon Post
This dazzling survey of 16th-century Venetian painting captures the striking colors and revolutionary characteristics of one of art history´s greatest chapters. It is hard to imagine more profoundly influential artists than the Venetian painters of the 16th century. Whether creating sweeping devotional altarpieces or intimate portraits, the Venetian painters changed the way artists employed color and composition. These defining qualities are on brilliant display in this book that covers fascinating aspects of the work of Titian, Veronese, Tintoretto, Lorenzo Lotto, Jacopo Bassano, and many others. More than one hundred paintings, drawings, and prints are reproduced in stunning detail. Side-by-side comparisons draw readers into the conversations between Venetian artists as they tackled similar subjects and vied for commissions. The book opens with fascinating essays about the history of 16th-century Venice, the Venetian School of painting, and the techniques of the Venetian masters. As beautiful as it is informative, this book features all of the excitement and splendor of one of the most prolific and important chapters in the history of European art.