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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 573–594.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Morgan Ng Taking the case of a late Renaissance treatise on Huguenot architecture, this essay explores the potentials of collage as an expression of confessional contestation in the wake of the French Wars of Religion. The book's hybrid imagery bears a formal language of cutting, removal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (2): 281–320.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Maile Hutterer Appearing in the mid-twelfth century in and around the Paris basin, flying buttresses fundamentally transformed churches, representing a radical break with architectural tradition. While flying buttresses were visually unprecedented forms, they quickly became standard components...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (2): 373–405.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Adam Herring This article examines vision and cultural authority among the leadership of the Inca Empire of Andean South America. In Inca political society, seeing was cultural being. The essay addresses the spaces in which Inca acts of perception took place, as well as the architectural frameworks...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 585–615.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Anne F. Harris The devotional complex of the chapel of Saint-Fiacre in Brittany offers an exceptional opportunity to consider the role of the natural world in the construction of the sacred in the late Middle Ages. Interactions between landscape, architecture, and ritual, this essay argues, created...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 211–246.
Published: 01 May 2000
... in a period of historical darkness from which that buried past could later be recovered. Thus for Gibbon, the medieval period is notable for its destructive ignorance of Rome’s past glory, when “the forms of ancient architecture were disregarded by a people insensible of their use and beauty” (2433...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 175–210.
Published: 01 January 2001
.... The biblical imagination 12. Music 13. Architecture, painting, and the visual 14. Essay collections Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 31:1, Winter 2001. Copyright © by Duke University...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 657–698.
Published: 01 September 2012
... and supports the two flanking lintel blocks. The plethora of depicted architectural motifs, I have demonstrated elsewhere, help the portal to visualize, as a form of commentary on Pente- 658 Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 42.3 / 2012 Figure . Abbey church of Ste- Madeleine...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2004
... tended and taught them. The following case study focuses on the elite class that produced the art and architecture in which acts of patronage and reception can most easily be traced; it demonstrates that women cannot simply be added to an existing historical narrative, like a dash of pepper...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 615–634.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Mapping space 8. Cities and urban life 9. Architectural space 10. Theater Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 45:3, September 2015 DOI 10.1215/10829636-3149284  © 2015 by Duke University Press 1. Editions and translations Black, Joseph, ed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 493–510.
Published: 01 September 2007
... require looking beyond texts to other kinds of historical artifacts and cultural domains. If we switch our focus to architecture or language, I propose, the neat chronologies separating “Moor” and Christian, medieval and early modern become far more complex. By 1492, Iberian culture is so...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 725–744.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Islam. Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011. ix, 306 pp. $79.95. 8. Byzantium Ćurčić, Slobodan, and Evangelia Hadjitryphonos. Architecture as Icon: Perception and Representation of Architecture in Byzantine Art. With con­...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 227–268.
Published: 01 May 2002
... (and thus form a collective body), the chron- icle indirectly associates the shrine with the architectural space of the monastery, even as it suggests the imagery of enclosure for the spiritual body represented by the group of monks. As a symbol of permanence and purity, the dead saint’s corporeality...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (1): 191–212.
Published: 01 January 2013
...: An Architectural and Urban History, 400 – 1400. Preface by Ronald G. Musto. New York: Italica Press, 2011. xvi, 143 pp.; 81 illus. $30.00, paper $20.00. Costen, Michael. Anglo-­Saxon Somerset. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2011. vii, 264 pp.; maps and color illus. throughout. Paper $70.00. D’Evelyn, Margaret...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 365–385.
Published: 01 May 2018
...). Nothing resembling the kneeling effigy in the left foreground was to be seen in the seventeenth-­century church. The wall that fills the space between the columns behind the bishop’s tomb, with its gilded inscription, is another audacious architectural interpolation. Like so many other Dutch...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 433–454.
Published: 01 May 2009
... legacies 8. Books and print 9. Nature and landscape 10. Architecture Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 39:2, Spring 2009 DOI 10.1215/10829636-2008-028  © 2009 by Duke University Press 1. Editions and translations Abū Nuwās. Abū Nuwās...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 143–177.
Published: 01 January 2003
... architecture”—the nineteenth-century term invented by John Claudius Loudon that today has come “to signal the unease and lack of focus with which the modern professional views its activities”—John Dixon Hunt begins his recent book, Greater Perfections: The Practice of Garden The- ory, with a discussion...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (2): 455–473.
Published: 01 May 2006
... culture Backhouse, Janet. Illuminations from Books of Hours. London: British Library, 2004. 159 pp.; 140 color plates. Paper $19.95. Bandmann, Günter. Early Medieval Architecture as Bearer of Meaning. Trans­ lated from the German by Kendall Wallis. Afterword by Hans Josef Böker. New York...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (2): 475–477.
Published: 01 May 2006
... culture Backhouse, Janet. Illuminations from Books of Hours. London: British Library, 2004. 159 pp.; 140 color plates. Paper $19.95. Bandmann, Günter. Early Medieval Architecture as Bearer of Meaning. Trans­ lated from the German by Kendall Wallis. Afterword by Hans Josef Böker. New York...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 215–240.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., and works—that should point to the material cloister. In rearranging the elements of the analogy, the author deflects attention away from the architectural structure and onto the virtues he wants his readers to cultivate. This focal shift in the mind's eye serves a more practical purpose for lay readers who...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 353–378.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... Historians and historiography Emery, Elizabeth. Romancing the Cathedral: Gothic Architecture in Fin-de- Siècle French Culture. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2001. vii, 234 pp.; 8 illus. $54.50, paper $17.95. [Explores the French medieval- ist passion for Gothic architecture, notably...