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Mormando, Franco

Overview
Works: 27 works in 80 publications in 3 languages and 2,691 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: NB623.B5, B
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Most widely held works by Franco Mormando
Bernini : his life and his Rome by Franco Mormando( Book )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a sympathetic, intimate biography of sculptor, architect, painter, playwright, and scenographer, Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680), following his highly productive public and private life, including its feuds, love affairs and scandals, set against a vivid backdrop of 17th century Rome, bustling and wealthy
The preacher's demons : Bernardino of Siena and the social underworld of early Renaissance Italy by Franco Mormando( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Preacher's Demons is the first book on Bernardino to appear in thirty-five years, and the first ever to consider the preacher's inflammatory role in Renaissance social issues."--BOOK JACKET
The life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini by Domenico Bernini( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A critical translation of the unabridged Italian text of Domenico Bernini's biography of his father, seventeenth-century sculptor, architect, painter, and playwright Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680). Includes commentary on the author's data and interpretations, contrasting them with other contemporary primary sources and recent scholarship"--Provided by publisher
Saints & sinners : Caravaggio & the Baroque image by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exhibition at Boston College's McMullen Museum of Art (February-May 1999) takes an interdisciplinary approach to studying the style, subject matter, and functions of religious art in Italy between 1580-1680. The conceptual centerpiece of the exhibition is Caravaggio's recently rediscovered The Taking of Christ. The catalogue reproduces in color all of the paintings in the exhibition and includes a collection of essays that analyze how some of the period's most important artistic, religious, and social concerns are encapsulated within the various images. Contributors include Franco Mormando (Exhibition Organizer and Catalogue Editor), Gauvin Bailey, Noel Barber, Sergio Benedetti, Pamela Jones, John W. O'Malley, John Varriano, Josephine von Henneberg, and Thomas Worcester
Piety and plague : from Byzantium to the Baroque by Franco Mormando( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plague was one of the enduring facts of everyday life on the European continent, from earliest antiquity through the first decades of the eighteenth century. It represents one of the most important influences on the development of Europe s society and culture. In order to understand the changing circumstances of the political, economic, ecclesiastical, artistic, and social history of that continent, it is important to understand epidemic disease and society's response to it. This research draws extensively upon a wealth of primary sources, both printed and painted, and includes ample bibliographical reference to the most important secondary sources, providing much new insight into how generations of Europeans responded to this dread disease
Francis Xavier and the Jesuit missions in the Far East( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini by Domenico Bernini by Franco Mormando( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hope and healing : painting in Italy in a time of plague, 1500-1800 by Worcester Art Museum( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Response to the plague in early modern Italy : what the primary sources, printed and painted reveal ; introduction by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berunīni : sono jinsei to kare no rōma by Franco Mormando( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tintoretto's recently rediscovered 'Raising of Lazarus' by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pestilence, apostasy, and heresy in seventeenth-century Rome : deciphering Michael Sweerts's "Plague in an ancient city." by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gian Paolo Oliva : the forgotten celebrity of baroque Rome by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Editor's introduction by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Just as your lips approach the lips off your brothers" : Judas Iscariot and the kiss of betrayal by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching the faithful to fly : Mary Magdalene and Peter in Baroque Italy by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nudus nudum Christum sequi" : the Franciscans and differing interpretations of male nakedness in fifteenth-century Italy by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rezension von:] Bernini's beloved : a portrait of Costanza Piccolomini by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Rezension von: Caravaggio and the creation of modernity by Franco Mormando( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bei ni ni zhuan : ta de ren sheng ta de luo ma = Bernini : his life and his rome by Franco Mormando( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Bernini : his life and his Rome
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The preacher's demons : Bernardino of Siena and the social underworld of early Renaissance ItalyThe life of Gian Lorenzo BerniniPiety and plague : from Byzantium to the BaroqueThe life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini by Domenico BerniniHope and healing : painting in Italy in a time of plague, 1500-1800
Alternative Names
Mormando, F.

Mormando, Frank Anthony.

Mormando, Frank Anthony 1955-

モルマンド, フランコ

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