The Companion to Venetian History, 1400-1797 provides a single volume overview of the most recent developments. It is organized thematically and covers a range of topics including political culture, economy, religion, gender, art, literature, music, and the environment. Each chapter provides a broad but comprehensive historical and historiographical overview of the current state and future directions of research.... as the model for his ideas of excellence in musical composition (which appears throughout the literature) and text setting. ... Much of the discussion of these images is integrated into art historical studies of individual paint- ers and their works ... on the specific topic. one approach is to view the musicians and instruments in the paintings as referring to contemporary ... which he argues was intended for performance, as the starting point for an extended essay on the little- known genre itanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Companion to Venetian History, 1400-1797|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2013-07-11|