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The Hulbert Taft, Jr. Library

Honors Humanities: Artists of the Renaissance: Home

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Famous works of art -- and how they got that way / John B. Nici. N72.5 .N53 2015 *Contains Mona Lisa and Birth of Venus

Invisible women / Jane Fortune. ND621 .F7 F67 2010

Italian women artists: from the Renaissance to Baroque / Vera Fortunati Pietrantonio et al. N6915 .I785 2007

Leonardo and The Last Supper / Ross King. ND623 .L5 K564

Michelangelo: a life in six masterpieces / Miles Unger. N6923 .B9 U54 2014

Michelangelo & the Pope's ceiling / Ross King. ND623 .B9 K55 2003

Painters of the Renaissance / ed. by Kathleen Kuiper. ND170 .P35 2013

Plautilla Nelli, 1523-1588: the painter-prioress of Renaissance Florence / ed. by Jonathan K. Nelson. ND623 .N43 P53 2008

The private life of a masterpiece / Monica Bohm-Duchen. N72.5 .B64 2001 *Contains Mona Lisa

Raphael, 1483-1520 / Christof Thoenes. ND 6223 .R2 T47 2017

What makes a masterpiece: artists, writers, and curators on the world's greatest works of art / Christopher Dell. N72.5 .W43 2010 *Contains Mona Lisa, Birth of Venus, Sistine Chapel, and School of Athens.




Encyclopedias and Reference Books / eBooks

The dictionary of art. Ref N31 .D5 1996 34 vols (also an online ebook: Grove Art Online)

Encyclopedia of Italian Renaissance and Mannerist art. Ref N6370 .E53 2000 2 vols

Encyclopedia of women in the Renaissance: Italy, France, and England. 2007  (an online ebook)

Great events from history: The Renaissance and early modern era, 1454-1600. Ref D228 .G73 2005  2 vols (also an online ebook) Contains Leonardo's The Last Supper and Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling.

Great lives from history: The Renaissance and early modern era, 1454-1600. Ref CT115 .G74 2005  2 vols (also an online ebook) All but Plautilla Nelli