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Knights in Shining Armor: Myth and Reality 1450-1650

Knights in Shining Armor: Myth and Reality 1450-1650 (Hardback)

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This book offers a lavishly illustrated exploration of the culture & craftsmanship of arms and armour during the Renaissance and Baroque periods - as represented in art. This lavishly illustrated volume presents an informative and entertaining exploration of the culture, symbolism, and craftsmanship of the arms and armour of the Renaissance and Baroque eras - as revealed through the art of the period. "Knights in Shining Armor" also takes a fascinating look at the world of the Manly Woman and the women-at-arms of the time as represented in art. Featuring 100 full-colour and black and white illustrations, this will become a treasured volume for anyone interested in the fascinating world of ornamental arms and armour.

Ida Sinkevic is Associate professor of Art at Lafayette College, Pennsylvania. She has written a number of articles and books on numerous artistic subjects.

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