The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Renaissance Art History
Italian Renaissance Art | Italy is the place where it all started - the Renaissance, that is. Here you will find such titans of art history as Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and Raphael.

German Renaissance Art | coming soon!...
Northern European artists also made significant contributions during that time of artistic rebirth known as the Renaissance - Hans Holbein and Albrecht Dürer are two German masters.

Art Reference
Art Speak | Definitions of the terms, techniques, and miscellaneous jargon used in describing Renaissance art are available in the Art Speak section - think of it as your personal art history guide!

Art Books | This section features recommended books devoted to the general topics of art and art appreciation, artists, and art history. It also includes reviews of selected art books.

Bibliography | The bibliography features a list of selected books specifically about Renaissance art and art history.