Raphael and the Redefinition of Art in Renaissance Italy

  • Christopher J. Nygren

Abstract

Book Review: Robert Williams, Raphael and the Redefinition of Art in Renaissance Italy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 314 pp.; 113 b/w ills. Hardcover $105.00 (9781107131507)

Author Biography

Christopher J. Nygren

Christopher J. Nygren is an assistant professor of European art, 1300-1700 at the University of Pittsburgh. He received his PhD in the History of Art from the Johns Hopkins University in 2011. He has held pre- and post-doctoral fellowships from the Kress Foundation, the Mellon Foundation, the Delmas Foundation, and the American Council of Learned Societies. His book, Titian’s Icons: Tradition, Charisma, and Devotion in Renaissance Italy, will be published by Penn State University Press in Spring 2020.

 

Published
2019-10-30
How to Cite
Nygren, C. J. (2019). Raphael and the Redefinition of Art in Renaissance Italy. Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture, 8, 123-126. https://doi.org/10.5195/contemp.2019.291