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Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art

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Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art - Camille, Michael, Dr., Ph.D.
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What do they all mean--the lascivious ape, autophagic dragons, potbellied heads, harp-playing asses, arse-kissing priests, and somersaulting jongleurs to be found protruding from the edges of medieval buildings and in the margins of illuminated manuscripts? A groundbreaking, celebrated study of marginalia in mediaeval art, Michael Camille's Image on the Edge explores this riotous realm so often explained away as mere decoration or zany doodles, a place where resistance to social constraints flourished. Along with their ...

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Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art 2004, Reaktion Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780948462283

Trade paperback

Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art 1993, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass

ISBN-13: 9780674443624

Trade paperback

Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art, 1992, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674443617

Hardcover