in The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature
January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 58 words.
(1505, revised 1530).
Dialogue by Pietro Bembo set in Asolo (Veneto), which focuses in its first two
in Oxford Music Online
January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 757 words.
(b Venice, May 20, 1470; d Rome, Jan 11, 1547). Italian literary theorist and poet. Born into the Venetian aristocracy, he had a typical humanist upbringing broadened by frequent...
in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Renaissance Art. 781 words.
(b Venice, May 20, 1470; d Rome, Jan 18, 1547).
Italian ecclesiastic, writer, collector and patron. His literary fame rests chiefly on his contributions to the development of...
in Renaissance and Reformation
P ublished online April 2018 .
Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy. 4323 words.
Born into the Venetian patriciate class, Caterina Cornaro (also Corner, b. 1454–d. 1510), ruled the island of Cyprus as its last queen from 1473–1489. Her wealthy and ambitious father,...