Title: Venetian Painted Ceilings of the Renaissance. in dj.
Publisher:  University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, 1968,
Seller ID: 72737
SCHULZ, Juergen. Venetian Painted Ceilings of the Renaissance . Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1968. Pp. (2),[i]-xxix,(1),-244,(2), + 84 p. of plates. Illustrated. 4to, tan cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A selection of the stunning artwork of the Renaissance masters of the Venetian School that decorated the ceilings of the eminent buildings throughout Venice. Includes examples of the works of architects Sanmicheli and Sansovino, as well as the painters Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese, and Palma Giovane, among others. It "gives accounts of each of the sixty-seven surviving and twenty-seven destroyed but recorded Renaissance ceilings at Venice - thecircumstances of their erection, the identity of the artists, the meaning of the paintings." - from the dj. Very slightly musty, else vg in chipped, rubbed, price-clipped dj. 60.00