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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Košice

Overview page. Subjects: Renaissance Art.

[Ger. Kaschau; Hung. Kassa].

City in eastern Slovakia (and so part of Hungary), situated on the River Hornád at the crossroads of trade routes from the Balkans to north Europe....

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Pieter Schoubroeck

Overview page. Subjects: Renaissance Art.

(b Herzheim, nr Frankenthal, c. 1570; d Frankenthal, between 10 May 1607 and 9 April 1608). Painter of Flemish descent, active in Germany and Italy. Although he never visited the southern...

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Tábor

Overview page. Subjects: Renaissance Art.

Town in southern Bohemia, of significance in the history of Hussitism. In the mid-14th century a castle (known since the 16th century as Kotnov) was built on the steep headland above the...

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Hans Jordaens, I

Overview page. Subjects: Renaissance Art.

(b Antwerp, c. 1555; d Delft, bur 23 May 1630). Flemish painter, active in the northern Netherlands. In 1572 he was recorded in Antwerp as a pupil of Noe de Noewielle and in 1581 as a...

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Falconieri family

Edward L. Goldberg and Joseph Connors.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Renaissance Art. 880 words.

Italian family of patrons and collectors. They were a distinguished Tuscan family, well established in Florence by the 13th century when SS Alessio and Giuliana Falconieri figured...

Bossi, Dominik

Carola Wenzel.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Renaissance Art. 190 words.

(b Monte, nr Balerna; d Prague, 1628).

Italian stuccoist, active in Prague. He settled in Prague in 1590 and was granted citizenship in Malá Strana in January 1591. One of his...

Augsburg

Overview page. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — Renaissance Art.

(city, bishopric) Attested since the 8th century on the site of Roman Augusta Vindelicorum. A document of 1156 confirms the bishop’s lordship, conditioned by the citizens’ community. An...

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Luzzo, Lorenzo

Sergio Claut.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Renaissance Art. 1024 words.

(b Feltre, c. 1485; d Venice, Dec 14, 1526).

Italian painter. The Luzzo family is documented from the end of the 15th century in Feltre and also from 1475 in Zara, where...

Frantz family

Andrzej Rottermund.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 311 words.

German family of architects active mainly in Silesia and Greater Poland. Marcin Frantz (b Rewahl [now Tallinn, Estonia], 1679; d Legnica, 6 Nov 1742) trained under his stepfather, the...

Basaiti [Basiti, Basitus, Baxaiti, Baxiti], Marco

Mauro Lucco.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Renaissance Art. 1659 words.

(fl Venice, 1496–1530).

Italian painter. He is documented only once, in 1530, when he was recorded in the Mariegola dei Pittori Veneziani (the Venetian painters’ guild) as a...

Ter Borch, Gerard, the Younger

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Renaissance Art. 2043 words.

Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1617, in Zwolle; died 8 December 1681, in Deventer.

Painter. Historical subjects, genre scenes, figures, portraits, group portraits,...

Forest, Pierre

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 31 words.

French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1587; died 9 November 1675, in Paris.

Painter.

Pierre Forest was a Protestant and 'warden of the community of master painters...

Montecassino

Ronald Baxter and Mario D’Onofrio.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Christian Art; Renaissance Art. 3403 words.

Benedictine abbey in Lazio, Italy. The birthplace of Western monasticism, it was founded c. ad 529 by St Benedict (c. ad 480–c. 547; see Benedictine Order §1) on the mountain...

Changenet [le Bourguignon], Jean

Dominique Thiébaut.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Renaissance Art. 366 words.

(fl 1485; d Avignon, before Jan 17, 1495).

French painter. He came from the diocese of Langres and may have been born in Dijon; he was perhaps a member of the family of...

Calcagni, Antonio

B. K. Grindstaff.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Sculpture and Carving; Renaissance Art. 831 words.

(di Bernardino)

(b Recanati, Dec 18, 1536; d Loreto, Sept 9, 1593).

Italian sculptor and bronze-caster. Of noble birth, he showed a precocious drawing talent and at a...

Vignon, Claude

Paola Pacht Bassani.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Book Arts and Illustration; Renaissance Art. 1389 words.

(b Tours, May 19, 1593; d Paris, May 10, 1670).

French painter, printmaker and illustrator . Born into a prosperous family in Tours, he received his early training in...

Posthumus Meyjes, Christian Bernardus, the elder

Dianne Timmerman and Frank van den Hoek.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 301 words.

(b Eemnes, June 11, 1859; d Zeist, Oct 28, 1922).

Dutch architect. He was the son of a Dutch Reformed Minister and studied at Delft Polytechnic, where he was influenced by the...

Fuller [née Warrick], Meta Vaux

Revised and updated by Margaret Barlow.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 458 words.

(b Philadelphia, PA, Jan 9, 1877; d Framingham, MA, 1968).

African American sculptor. Her long career anticipated and included the period of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s...