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Honors Humanities: Artists of the Renaissance: Home

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Books on Book Truck

In order to ensure equitable availability for both HH classes,
these books may be used in the library only for the duration of the project.

You may photocopy or scan pages that are useful to you. (see Genius Scan box to the right.)

 

  • Botticelli / Giulio Carlo Argan. ND623 B7 A713
  • By Her Hand: Artemisia Gentileschi and Women Artists in Italy, 1500-1800 / ed. by Eve Straussman-Pflanzer and Oliver Tostman. NX552 .Z9 G46 2021
  • 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: Forgotten Artists of Florence / Jane Fortune. ND621 .F7 F67 2010
  • Italian Women Artists: from the Renaissance to Baroque / Vera Fortunati Pietrantonio et al. N6915 .I785 2007
  • Leonardo / Walter Isaacson. N6923.L33 I827 2017
  • 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
  • Sofonisba's Lesson: a Renaissance Artist and Her Work / Michael W. Cole. ND623.A5395 C65 2019
  • 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.

The following Reference books are also on the book truck:

Encyclopedias and Reference Books / eBooks

Websites

Scan pages from books and other print sources 

including title page and back side of title page
and email the PDF to your Taft email
with
GENIUS SCAN

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If you have any questions, see
Mr. Padgett, Ms. Taylor, or Mr. Previti
OR email us at 
spadgett@taftschool.org  
  taylorp@taftschool.org
rpreviti@taftschool.org
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