Space, Place, and Motion: Locating Confraternities in the Late Medieval and Early Modern City

Edited by Diana Bullen Presciutti, University of Essex

Status: 
€180,00
$207.00
ISBN13: 
9789004292970
E-ISBN: 
9789004339521
Publication Date: 
April 2017
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
470 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
2212-4187
Volume: 
8

Edited by Piers Baker-Bates, The Open University, and Elena Calvillo, University of Richmond

Ten authors offer novel accounts of the phenomenon of oil painting on stone surfaces in Northern and Southern Europe, from Sebastiano del Piombo’s invention at Rome in the sixteenth century to the material experimentation of later painters through the seventeenth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315051
Expected: 
April 2018
€138,00
$159.00

Betsy Chunko-Dominguez, Savannah College of Art and Design

English Gothic Misericord Carvings: History from the Bottom Up by Betsy Chunko-Dominguez explores misericords from the perspective of their several potential viewers. It is the first book to move beyond textual dependence and traditional iconographic analysis when examining this subject.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341180
E-ISBN: 
9789004341203
Publication date: 
March 2017
€112,00
$129.00

Karen-edis Barzman, Binghamton University

This book examines the production of collective “Venetian-ness” in early modern representation before turning to the portrayal of populations in Venetian Dalmatia’s borderlands, where those in metropolitan Venice began to perceive difference and imaginings of belonging began to break down.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331501
E-ISBN: 
9789004331518
Publication date: 
May 2017
€139,00
$167.00

Laura D. Gelfand, Utah State University

This volume brings together fifteen essays that examine the appearance, meaning, and significance of dogs in painting, sculpture, manuscripts, literature, and legal records of the period, reaching beyond Europe to include cultural material from medieval Japan and Islam.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269163
E-ISBN: 
9789004328617
Publication date: 
September 2016
€170,00
$204.00

Marguerite Keane, Drew University

In Material Culture and Queenship in 14th-century France Marguerite Keane analyzes the artistic and devotional context of the household of a medieval queen, Blanche of Navarre (1331-1398), as revealed through the evidence of her testaments of 1396 and 1398.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248366
E-ISBN: 
9789004318830
Publication date: 
June 2016
€110,00
$142.00

Christine Corretti

Cellini’s Perseus and Medusa and the Loggia dei Lanzi: Configurations of the Body of State explores the role that maternal influence played in the formation of Cosimo I de’ Medici’s absolutist state.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292192
E-ISBN: 
9789004296787
Publication date: 
May 2015
€103,00
$131.00

Edited by Marco Folin, University of Genoa, and Monica Preti, Louvre Museum

Nine case studies on the artistic representation of earthquakes, fires and other natural disasters in European towns, from the late Middle Ages to the end of the 20th century.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284913
E-ISBN: 
9789004300682
Publication date: 
June 2015
€120,00
$152.00

Donna L. Sadler, Agnes Scott College

The sculpted Entombment of Christ in Burgundy and Champagne is examined from various viewpoints in Stone, Flesh, Spirit. Whether invoking the Holy Sepulcher or pathos by proxy, the Entombments are a testament to the power of late medieval devotion.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264113
E-ISBN: 
9789004293144
Publication date: 
March 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Andrea Nicolotti, University of Turin

Andrea Nicolotti reconstructs the history and iconography of an ancient image of Christ, the acheiropoieton ("not made by human hands") Mandylion of Edessa. He refutes the theory that the Mandylion still exists and is known as the Shroud of Turin.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269194
E-ISBN: 
9789004278523
Publication date: 
September 2014
€122,00
$145.00