Gusto for Things : A History of Objects in Seventeenth-Century Rome

Title

Gusto for Things : A History of Objects in Seventeenth-Century Rome

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Description

Foreword: Early Modern Romans and Their Things, by Paula Findlen

Acknowledgments A Note on Roman Coins and Money

Introduction Part One. The Nature of Goods

Chapter One. The Function of Goods

Chapter Two. Reflecting on Things

Part Two. Material Goods

Chapter Three. Furniture

Chapter Four. Furnishings and Clothing

Part Three. Immaterial Things

Chapter Five. The Great Collections

Chapter Six. Paintings

Chapter Seven. Ostentatious Things

Chapter Eight. Books

Conclusion

ISBN

9780226010571

Publication Date

2013

Publisher

University of Chicago Press

City

Chicago

Keywords

Rome, Italy, Rome History 17th century, Art objects, Manners and customs, Material culture, Wealth

Disciplines

European History | History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine