Essays Tagged: "patrons"


known about his character and personality. He never married and seems to be a man of simple tastes. Patrons often found him hard to deal with and he demanded a lot of artistic freedom. The inscription ... s life were spent designing twin bronze pulpits for S. Lorenzo, and again in the service of his old patrons the Medici, he died on December 13, 1466. These twin bronze pulpits covered with reliefs sho ...

(5 pages) 173 1 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Adam De La Halle and the Ars Antiqua Time Period

musical studies at the University of Paris. The remainder of his life was spent in service of noble patrons.His MusicAdam de la Halle wasabout:blank of French origins. All of his lyrics were written i ...

(2 pages) 35 0 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Ways to Increase College Bookstore Sales

recommendations are based on the conclusion that these factors majorly contribute to the potential patrons decision to shop elsewhere. The main competition is Walton's and the Campus Drug Store, of w ... on is Walton's and the Campus Drug Store, of which combined hold 72% of the students and faculty as patrons.RESEARCH METHODSIn response to your search for viable ways to increase sales to students and ...

(4 pages) 85 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

This essay is about the ideas which were developed during the renaissance

world in a different way and often challenged the ways of the Catholic Church. Many of them became patrons of the arts so artists would paint and sculpt the human body. They also encouraged scientist ...

(2 pages) 63 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Rhtorical Analysis of "Disasters at Clubs" By Fred Bayles and Rick Hampson.

1928 to 1942 over 730 people died in fires at clubs. Since that time the inspectors, operators, and patrons have been more effective at preventing disasters. However when the safety rules are not enfo ...

(2 pages) 47 1 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Renaissance Depictions of the Crucifixion.

. Christian art during this period was produced to enhance the worship of saintly figures by church patrons. Paintings were used, not only to tell biblical stories, but to form an emotional connection ... Paintings were used, not only to tell biblical stories, but to form an emotional connection between patrons and the church. Artists during this period strived to portray events of religious importance ...

(8 pages) 194 2 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Analyzing the play 'Dracula' at the Delaware Theater. Mainly opinion and proving opinions.

d draw you in. The one thing that took away from feeling like you were really there were some noisy patrons sitting across the auditorium. Throughout the whole performance they were making noises them ...

(4 pages) 58 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Do the poems of Martial and Juvenal offer us any insights into the workings of patronage in roman society?

s) of inferior status formed political and social relationships with citizens of a superior status (patrons). The client would depend upon the patron for protection, legal help, advice, money, food an ... and business opportunities. The client also had duties to fulfil. Every morning he would go to his patrons house (called salutatio) and receive his daily gift (a sportula) of food or money. He had to ...

(10 pages) 37 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

This essay is about Jazz's dominant affect on the social environment in America.

ironment and music of America; analysis of jazz artists' quest for recognition and acceptance, jazz patrons' pursuit of happiness and self-expression, and the use of freedom in jazz confirms the deep ...

(8 pages) 184 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Its breif history about greece, age of exploration etc

CONNECTIONc.Many Greek refugees - (got influenced)Spread to ROME - POPES (ie Leo X and Julius) were patronsGreat patrons = Cosimo di Medici and Lorenzo di Medici (rulers of FLORENCE) - big time Renais ... im to spreadTHE REFORMATIONCauses:1.Problems of the Catholic Churcha.Popes and bishops - were being patrons rather than religious figuresb.Great Schism - Huss and Wycliff criticized church - ppl lost ...

(13 pages) 123 1 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Comminism in eastern europe

ries, which were still 'active' after the world ended. This is why the two of them were elected as 'patrons' of the new Europe.Britain was as well the winner of the war, being in alliance with both Am ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Motives for the protagonist's gesture of protest in John Updike's "A&P".

It can be inferred from the story that Sammy had a cynical attitude. He felt disdainful towards the patrons of the store. He criticized them and thought of them as people who were only concerned with ...

(5 pages) 84 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Giuseppe's Sausage Case Analysis

making custom specialty sausage out of his kitchen and selling them to his friends, associates and patrons at the restaurant where he worked as a bartender in the Memphis Tennessee area. He made his ...

(6 pages) 112 0 1.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What was the overall marketing strategy for Dunkin Donut's "Longest Love Message to Moms" campaign? Which specific tactics (4 p's) were uses and how? What would you have done differently?

o calculated objectives: to increase market share and to boost brand name devotion amongst targeted patrons. During the summer of 1999, Dunkin' Donut's did just this.The key contrast between the marke ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

NY Smoking Ban The City That Never Sleeps: NYC Nightlife Bars, Restaurants and...uh...butts?

ub, or restaurant type environments with clean air. Yet studies show that the drop in the number of patrons due to the enforced Act has cut business profits up to 40% causing businesses to lay off tho ... tates like New Jersey where businesses still allow smoking. Those businesses in New York City whose patrons are complying with the non-smoking ban have to hire security guards to maintain the crowd of ...

(5 pages) 71 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights


to the movies. The problems in getting to the theater, the theater itself, and the behavior of some patrons are all reasons why I often wait for a movie to show up on TV.First of all, just getting to ... sealed to a deadly compound of spilled soda, hardening bubble gum, and crushed Ju-Jubes.Some of the patrons are even more of a problem than the theater itself. Little kids race up and down the aisles, ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Rubin Hurrican Carter

emed ready to claim the middleweight title. It was at this time that on June 17th, 1966 three white patrons were killed at the Lafayette Bar and Grill in Paterson, New Jersey. Rubin and a friend of hi ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism


fferent patron saints wereacknowledged through out the calendar year. Sacraments were made to these patrons andrituals were celebrated for their memories. Homage to the twelve apostles was also ...

(1 pages) 25 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What is artistic patronage and how important is the patron's input? Examine the importance of patronage for the work of at least two artists dealt with in the subject.

Patrons exerted a strong influence on the creation and execution of art in Italy between the fourtee ... , not the artist, who was seen by contemporaries as the creator of the project.Wealthy and powerful patrons would commission works of art which were invariably linked to the economical and political s ... ir learning, piety and taste made them worthy of their high standing in society. Among the greatest patrons were members of the powerful Medici family, who spent money on constructing churches and enc ...

(11 pages) 80 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

My Worst Job

ift at the local Seven-Eleven was an exercise in receiving abusive, demeaning comments from drunken patrons, and working as a roofer was physically uncomfortable. Sometimes I still seem to feel my ski ...

(3 pages) 31 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing