Re-thinking Renaissance Objects: Design, Function and Meaning - eBook
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Publication Date: 2011
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Series: Renaissance Studies Special Issues
- Puts forward original research, including evidence provided by an in-depth study arising from the Medieval & Renaissance Gallery project
- Contributions are unusual in their combination of a variety of approaches, but with each paper starting with an examination of the objects themselves
- New theories emerge from several papers, some of which challenge current thinking
Dr Michelle O'Malley is Reader in Art History at the University of Sussex, where she has also held the position of Director of Research in the School of Humanities. Previously, she was Head of Education for Exhibitions at the Royal Academy of Arts, London. Dr. O'Malley is the author of The Business of Art: Contracts and the Commissioning Process in Renaissance Italy (2005) and The Material Renaissance (co-edited with Evelyn Welch, 2007).