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GLOBAL INTERESTS: RENAISSANCE ART BETWEEN EAST AND WEST

By: Brotton, Jerry

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: Reaktion Books: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000020760

ISBN: 1861891660

Condition: Near Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: 'This fascinating book provided me with a whole new way of thinking about t he European Renaissance ... While offereing a series of elegant interpretat ions of art objects exchanged between East and West... this is also an epic story of imperial rivalry exploring the ways in which courts jostled for s upremacy through their display of magnificent art objects, many of which ar e beautifully reproduced here' - The Good Book Guide 'Books of the Year' 'C ultural history needs the wider perspective [the authors] enjoin, and, as t heir reflections sug... View more info