Cinquecento(redirected from Cinqué Cento)
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a term used to designate the artistic culture of Italy between 1500 and 1600, as well as the culture of the High Renaissance (1490–1520).
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Klein, R., and H. Zerner, Italian Art, 1500–1600. London, 1966.
Pope-Hennessy, J. Italian High Renaissance and Baroque Sculpture, vols. 1–3. London, 1963.
Lowry, B. Renaissance Architecture. London, 1962.