Domestic Devotions

Domestic Devotions

The Place of Piety in the Italian Renaissance Home

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Devotional Renaissance Maiolica in the Marche

Lacrime di Smalto: Plastiche maiolicate tra Marche e Romagna nell’età del Rinascimento Exhibition & Catalogue Review    Rocca Roveresca, Senigallia, 12.04.2014- 31.08.2014 This April a small exhibition on devotional maiolica opened at the Rocca Roveresca in Senigallia, a small town on the Adriatic coast not far from Ancona. The exhibition is titled Lacrime di smalto:… (read more)

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Renaissance Society of America NYC 2014 – Religious Materiality

Prior to the start of this year’s Renaissance Society of America Annual Meeting in New York, five members of the team engaged in two days of intensive Met-trawling. We had come up with a wish-list of objects and – thanks to the generosity of the Metropolitan Museum staff – we were able to go behind… (read more)

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A Relevant Exhibition for our Project?

The Springtime of the Renaissance in Florence. Sculptures and the Arts in Florence 1400-60 Exhibition & Catalogue Review   Palazzo Strozzi, Florence 23.03-18.08 2013 Musée du Louvre, Paris 26.09.2013-6.01.2014 Earlier this year an exhibition at the Louvre aimed to present various themes to inform visitors’ understanding of the origins of the Renaissance in Florence. As… (read more)

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