Renaissance Speaks Hebrew, the
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This important book recounts an extraordinary intellectual history: the active participation of the Jews, who have lived in Italy since Roman times, in the Renaissance. Documenting an age of artistic turmoil and the factions of the city-states, the title brings together some of the masterpieces of art in which the Hebrew language occupies a central place and Judaism is a source of inspiration and a symbol of wisdom. These include the works of Mantegna, Carpaccio, Mazzolino and Sassetta.
ISBN 9788836643547. Silvana Editoriale .