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Bibliography - Renaissance Art
This bibliography features a list of selected books about Renaissance art and art history. The books are listed alphabetically by author. If a particular book is in print, a link to Amazon.com has been provided for anyone who is interested in learning more about the work.
Hartt, Frederick, History of Italian Renaissance Art
Holt, Elizabeth Gilmore A Documentary History of Art, Vol. I: The Middle Ages and the Renaissance
Hughes, Anthony, Michelangelo
Murray, Peter, The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance
Olson, Roberta J.M., Italian Renaissance Sculpture
Vasari, Giorgio, Lives of the Artists
Wind, Edgar, Pagan Mysteries in the Renaissance
From Abacus to Zeus
This is a well organized and useful reference book for information about art terms and techniques. It is described as an "illustrated glossary and iconographical guide [that] presents a wealth of information bearing on the history of the visual arts."