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Dressing Renaissance Florence

Families, Fortunes, and Fine Clothing (The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science)

by Carole Collier Frick

  • 307 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costume,
  • Social history,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • Renaissance,
  • Renaissance - History,
  • Art,
  • History - General History,
  • Italy,
  • Beauty & Grooming - General,
  • Europe - Italy,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • Fashion,
  • 15th century,
  • Clothing trade,
  • Florence,
  • History,
  • Tailoring,
  • To 1500

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT496.I82 F574 2002
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7871406M
    ISBN 100801882648
    ISBN 109780801882647

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It covers everything pertaining to clothing, from ribbon vendors to the great Ghirlandaio frescoes. No other study has taken this broad interdisciplinary approach to dress. The Renaissance is a term that refers to the historical, cultural, and artistic movement that developed first in Italy and then quickly spread throughout the rest of Europe, from the fourteenth to the seventeenth various disciplines differed considerably from area to area.

This movement was characterized by the emergence of a new way of looking at life and the revival of studies. In Dressing Renaissance Florence, however, Carole Collier Frick provides the first in-depth study of the Renaissance fashion industry, focusing on Florence, a city founded on cloth, a city of wool manufacturers, finishers, and merchants, of silk dyers, brocade weavers, pearl dealers, and goldsmiths.

From the artisans who designed and assembled Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press. Dressing Renaissance Florence. Written by Carole Collier Frick Review by Alana White.

If ever a book could be compared to a box of chocolates, this is it. Setting out to harness the specifics – How many clothes did people own. What did clothing cost. – Frick includes in her spectrum a wide range of 15th-century Florentines, from prosperous.

Dressing Renaissance Florence: Families, Fortunes, and Fine Clothing. By Carole Collier Frick (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, xiv plus pp.

This book presents a detailed discussion of style, the clothing industry and its technical underpinnings, economic history, social decorum, gender, and changing social customs. Dressing Renaissance Florence Carole Collier Frick Johns Hopkins University Press North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD$   Dressing Renaissance Florence: Families, Fortunes, and Fine Clothing Baltimore, John Hopkins University Press,ISBN: X; pp.;Price: £ Frick published her first book, Dressing Renaissance Florence: Families, Fortunes, & Fine Clothing, in The book serves as one of the first full studies on the.

In Dressing Renaissance Florence, silks wear names like “pink sapphire” and “throat of the dove” (for grey). Many illustrations illuminate the lively text, and the book has a fine glossary, too: “chopine--very high wooden or cork platform shoes for women slipped /5(2).

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I’ll never be able to repay the kindness and expert care they’ve given my parents and all of the rest of our family, as. Cereta represents a voice uncommon among women of her time, and suitably so, because Cereta was hardly the typical Renaissance woman. Born into an aristocratic family, she received a convent education before her father taught her Latin, Greek, and mathematics.

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"The Florentine 'Rigattiere': Second hand clothing dealers and the circulation of goods in the Renaissance," book chapter in Old Clothes, New Looks: second-hand fashion, eds. Alexandra Palmer and Hazel Clark, Berg Pub., U.K.Publications - Monographs and Book Chapters "Francesco Barbaro's De re uxoria: A silvent dialogue for a young medici bride," in Printed Voices: A Comparative Outlook on Renaissance Dialogue, eds.

Jean-François Vallée and Dorothea Heitsch (under consideration by a major university press, fall ). Dressing Renaissance Florence: Families, fortunes and fine clothing.