These two beautiful Renaissance portraits depict father Francesco da Sangallo (1404-1482) and his son Giuliano (1442/45-1516), musician and architect in Florence respectively. This book is a study on father and son, the painter Piero di Cosimo and the two panels, but it also presents a wonderful overview of Renaissance portraiture. The Rijksmuseum Series is an easy way to learn about the most important artworks and historical topics in the Rijksmuseum. Each lavishly illustrated volume introduces a work of art and places it in its (art) historical context. Ideal for anyone who wants to find out more on his favourite artwork in the museum, as a souvenir or gift. English language edition.