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Venice and Northern Italy

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Jenny Carson

FAH230 Week 7 VeniceNorthern ItalyVenicehad no antiquity was founded after the Fall of Romemix of East and N Europe influencessometimes Islamic influences ndthAntonio Gambello and Mauro Codussi faade of S Zaccharia Venice 2 half of 15 cthmostly 16 crounded lunette on topclose to Albertis design for Temple Malletestabut less unityproportion isnt as consistently appliedLombardo brothers and Mauro Codussi faade Scuola Grande de S Marco Venice 148590suse of lunettes on roof v Venetiancontrast btwn Palazzo MediciRiccardiCadOroGiovanni and Bartolommeo Bon with others the faade of the CadOro Venice 142137very different from fortresslike building the Medicis hadGothic influencespointed archesdue to influence from NorthMauro Codussi completed by the Lombardo family faade of the Palazzo Loredan completed 1509divided into 3 floors each with Corinthian order halfcilumns on the upper levellarge windows of Florentine origingreat sense of proportion and balanceVENETIAN PAINTINGalso quite different from painting in Florenceinfluenced by Bellini in Venice and Scuarcione in Padua artists rarely worked aloneusually many assistants to do commissionsmaster apprentices sometimes for individual skills sometimes specializationapprentices started at early agerelatively expensive traininglearning through imitation Jacopo Bellini Madonna of Humility with Donor c 1430 panel Louvre Paristaught by Fabriano Madonna of humility sits on cushiona flat feel lack of proportions similar to Byzantine icons hierarchal scale used to explain Mary and Virginpredominates landscape and saint and therefore is a queenattempt at perspective foreshorteningnew perception of natureprecise landscape details handling of light afternoon light
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