City views in the Habsburg and Medici courts depictions of rhetoric and rule in the sixteenth century /

"In City Views in the Habsburg and Medici Courts, Ryan E. Gregg relates how Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, and Duke Cosimo I of Tuscany employed city view artists such as Anton van den Wyngaerde and Giovanni Stradano to aid in constructing authority. These artists produced a specific style of c...

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Author / Creator: Gregg, Ryan E., 1980- (Author)
Format: Electronic eBook
Imprint: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2019]
Series:Brill's studies in intellectual history, volume 294
Brill's studies on art, art history, and intellectual history ; volume 35
Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Table of Contents:
  • Witnessing sovereignty: Anton van den Wyngaerde's city views as Habsburg courtly propaganda
  • The Antwerp school of city views
  • Vasari, historiography, and the rhetoric of city views
  • Defining ducal dominion : Giovanni Stradano's city views in the apartment of Leo X.