The mapping of power in Renaissance Italy : painted cartographic cycles in social and intellectual context / Mark Rosen, University of Texas at Dallas.

How did maps of the distant reaches of the world communicate to the public in an era when exploration of those territories was still ongoing and knowledge about them remained incomplete? And why did Renaissance rulers frequently commission large-scale painted maps of those territories when they knew...

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Main Author: Rosen, Mark, Ph.D, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
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