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Virtuoso Goldsmiths and the Triumph of Mannerism 1540-1620 by  J.F Hayward - 1st Edition - 1976 - from Twelfth Street Booksellers (SKU: 575)

Virtuoso Goldsmiths and the Triumph of Mannerism 1540-1620

Virtuoso Goldsmiths and the Triumph of Mannerism 1540-1620 by  J.F Hayward - 1st Edition - 1976 - from Twelfth Street Booksellers (SKU: 575)
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Virtuoso Goldsmiths and the Triumph of Mannerism 1540-1620

by Hayward, J.F

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ISBN 13
9780856670053
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Sotheby Parke Bernet Pubns, 1976 HC with dj, 13" by 10", gilt decorated covers, gold letters to sp, 751pp, 24 full page colour plates, 740 monochrome illustrations, bibliography, indexes. (Arntzen P476; not in Sinkankas) A study of the art of the Mannerist goldsmith in Europe presented in 15 chapters covering source materials, the nature of patronage, accumulation of treasure by Renaissnce princes, guild regulations, methods of production and sources of design, influence of the classical Renaissance on style in goldsmiths' work, effect of this taste in the countries of Western Europe, nature of Mannericm and consequences of the decay of the Renaissance aesthetic ideal, Mannerist goldsmiths and their work in Western and Central Europe, goldsmiths' work in base metal, especially with reference to arms and armour. Part 2 contains the catalogue of colour and monochrome plates, and Part 3 consists of the monochrome plates with 740 illustrations. There is a select bibliography, and index of goldsmiths, artists, and craftsmen; another of museums and collections, followed by a general index.A monumental study of European goldsmiths art; - Arntzen P476. A scholarly work, beautifully produced. F/F. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Bookseller
Twelfth Street Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
575
Title
Virtuoso Goldsmiths and the Triumph of Mannerism 1540-1620
Author
Hayward, J.F
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0856670057
ISBN 13
9780856670053
Publisher
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Sotheby Parke Bernet Pubns
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1976
Keywords
JEWELRY, GOLDSMITHS, GOLDWORK MANNERISM ART ANTIQUES COLL GUILDS, RENAISSANCEECTIBLES

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