Biblical Imagery in Medieval England 700-1550 (Hmsah)

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This study covers the whole of the Middle Ages from the Lindisfarne Gospels to the Reformation and concentrates on the relationship Text - Image and Viewer. Within a broadly chronological framework, the treatment is thematic from the earliest carved stone crosses, through Anglo-Saxon Old Testament cycles and high medieval Psalters to the painted and carved imagery in the fifteenth-century parish church. Each section is firmly grounded in its historical context and the images are examined for their relationship with the ...

Biblical Imagery in Medieval England 700-1550 (Hmsah) 2003, Harvey Miller, Turnhout

ISBN-13: 9781872501048

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