New book on Mutio Oddi published

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Alexander Marr’s new book on Mutio Oddi, Between Raphael and Galileo: Mutio Oddi and the Mathematical Culture of Late Renaissance Italy has been published by the University of Chicago Press.  The first full account of Oddi’s like and work, it includes a chapter on the Linder Gallery Interior as well as extensive discussion of Oddi’s activities in mathematics, the visual arts, architecture, and disegno.  It also examines Oddi’s relationship with Peter Linder, Daniele Crespi, Giovanni Battista Caravaggio, Federico Borromeo, and others.  For more details, see:

www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/B/bo9478167.html

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