Visual Variety and Spatial Grandeur

A Study of the Transition from the Sixteenth to the Seventeenth Century in France

By John F. Winter

Visual Variety and Spatial Grandeur

142 pp., 6 x 9, 11 halftones, notes

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-9140-7
    Published: January 1974

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An analysis of how visual variety and grandeur are intrinsic and artistically well-conceived elements of the work of Rabelais, and that they develop naturally from the Renaissance outlook on the world.