Spanish cities of the golden age the views of Anton van den Wyngaerde

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

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  • Spain

Subjects:

  • Wyngaerde, Anton van den, d. 1571 -- Catalogs,
  • Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 -- Art patronage,
  • Cities and towns in art -- Catalogs,
  • Cities and towns -- Spain -- History -- 16th century -- Pictorial works -- Catalogs

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Book details

Statementedited by Richard L. Kagan.
ContributionsKagan, Richard L., 1943-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC266.W96 A4 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination415 p. :
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2034623M
ISBN 100520056108
LC Control Number88010664

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In the sixteenth century Spain was at the height of its glory, enjoying a period of exceptional power, wealth, and artistic splendor. In Philip II commissioned Europe's leading topographical artist, Anton van den Wyngaerde, to prepare cities and towns of his Golden Age empire.

In the sixteenth century Spain was at the height of its glory, enjoying a period of exceptional power, wealth, and artistic splendor. In Philip II commissioned Europe's leading topographical artist, Anton van den Wyngaerde, to prepare cities and towns of his Golden Age empire.

Van den Wyngaerde spent most of his time traveling in Spain from until his death inpreparing views. About the Book. In the sixteenth century Spain was at the height of its glory, enjoying a period of exceptional power, wealth, and artistic splendor.

In Philip II commissioned Europe's leading topographical artist, Anton van den Wyngaerde, to prepare cities and towns of his Golden Age. In the sixteenth century Spain was at the height of its glory, enjoying a period of exceptional power, wealth, and artistic splendor.

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