Reading Texts and Images: Essays on Medieval and Renaissance Art and Patronage : in Honour of Margaret M. Manion
This book is a collection of specially-commissioned art-historical essays on the theme of manuscript studies by some of the world's leading art historians and curators of manuscripts. It is expected to be even more successful and well-received than the comparable volume from University of Exeter Press, The Art of the Book: Its Place in Medieval Worship, edited by Margaret M. Manion and Bernard J. Muir. The contributors are writing on their particular area of manuscript study, with the Wharncliffe Hours and the Book of Kells among the important manuscripts discussed. Their essays are written in honour of Margaret M. Manion, Professor Emeritus, Department of Fine Arts, University of Melbourne. Margaret Manion has an international reputation for her work in the field of art history. Her many publications include a facsimile edition of The Wharncliffe Hours (Thames & Hudson) and Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts in Australian Collections (with Vera F. Vines, Thames & Hudson).
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The River of Life in the Medieval Mosaics of S Maria Maggiore
Palimpsest Music and Renaissance
Patrons and Devotional Images in English Art of the International
The Illustration of the Psalms in FourteenthCentury English
Pink Elephants in Brussels
Chastity Love and Marriage in the Margins of the Wharncliffe Hours
A Further Illuminated Devotional Book for the Use
INDEX OF MANUSCRIPTS