University of St. Thomas Art Department
Builders and humanists. The Renaissance popes as patrons of the arts.
8vo. 363+(1)pp, photo text ills throughout. Original printed wrappers.
The illustrated catalogue accompanying an exhibition held by the University of St. Thomas in Houston celebrating the cultural role of the popes in the golden age of the Renaissance, with an impressive collection of contemporary architectural plans and views, books, manuscripts, drawings, coins and medals and so on.