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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 459–481.
Published: 01 September 2009
... how merchants, diplomats, humanists, artists, mendicants, pilgrims, itinerant artisans, and laborers viewed their world and moved within it. a Cultures of Clothing in Later Medieval and Early Modern Europe...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 483–509.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Elizabeth Currie This essay explores the practicalities of making and buying clothing in early modern Florence. Drawing on the household accounts of families associated with the Medici court, together with a range of other archival sources, the essay uncovers complex patterns of interaction between...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 543–570.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Roze Hentschell © by Duke University Press 2002 Treasonous Textiles: Foreign Cloth and the Construction of Englishness Roze Hentschell...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 511–544.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., Asia, Africa, and the New World—was challenged by a range of cultural transformations: changes in the style of clothing, the categories of people who wore particular fashions, the disappearance of fashions over time and through political changes, and the infringement of sumptuary laws. Vecellio...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 545–570.
Published: 01 September 2009
... guaranteed the authority of those very garments. This article investigates Durandus's delicate (and sometimes not so delicate) handling of these discrepancies with an eye toward the larger theoretical questions involved when material objects, and especially clothes, are used to convey material transcendence...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2011) 41 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2011
... influenced European perceptions of the voyages to the East. Secondly, the essays examine the impact that the visualizations for which the collection was so famous had on other texts of the period, specifically on how racial difference was registered in terms of skin color, clothing,and writing itself. The...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2011) 41 (1): 137–171.
Published: 01 January 2011
... their customs and, in Vecellio's case, from an aesthetic focus on their clothing. In contrast, the De Brys' version of New Spain as presented in parts 3–5 of their America series launched a vivid, sensationalist assault on their readers' curiosity, playing to their fascination with the horrors of New...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 January 2008
... culture. Deadline for submission of manuscripts: March 1, 2008 Cultures of Clothing in Early Modern Europe Volume 39 / Number 3 / Fall 2009 Edited by Margaret F. Rosenthal Fashion in the early modern period referred to the act of making clothing, to its cut and shape, as well as to its power...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2008) 38 (2): 399–401.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Cultures of Clothing in Early Modern Europe Volume 39 / Number 3 / Fall 2009 Edited by Margaret F. Rosenthal Fashion in the early modern period referred to the act of making clothing, to its cut and shape, as well as to its power to enforce manners and cus- toms. Contrary to our contemporary view...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 571–595.
Published: 01 September 2009
... too broad to get in at that narrow gate without great repentance. (30)3 Cannon cleverly implies that the fantastic width of the various garments —  that is, individual items of clothing — that men and women of fashion wear, such as cartwheel ruffs, peascod-bellied doublets, French...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 505–521.
Published: 01 September 2015
... trust with exercise to frame in some sort to it.”5 Once worked in a canvas ground, these slips could be cut out and sewn onto a woven fabric such as velvet, and they are found adorning all types of furnishings and clothing in the period, from gloves to wall hangings and bed curtains (see fig. 1...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 597–617.
Published: 01 September 2009
... consumption of goods, consisting in the analy­sis, quantification, or prohibition of various demonstrations of opu- lence displayed during banquets, feasts, funerals, or in one’s attire. Sumptu- ary law most commonly focused on clothing in general, and my concern here is exclusively with the regulation...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 427–431.
Published: 01 September 2002
... foreign origin, imported luxury cloths—such as silk, satin, and velvet—become the means by which, Roze Hentschell shows, the English articulated a sense of national identity over and against European continental types. A variety of writers, invoking the famous emblem of the Englishman who goes naked...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 January 2001
... brought forth when one focuses on things—actual physi- cal objects—rather than on psychological subjectivity. Essays may include study of specific material items (books, cloth, jewelry, paint, “things” of any sort), but may also broach more broadly theoretical questions as to...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2004) 34 (2): 373–404.
Published: 01 May 2004
... finest possi- ble bed made ready.” A queen’s bed required the best materials available: “a 376 Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 34.2 / 2004 pane of scarlet furred with ermine and embroidered with crimson velvet upon velvet or with cloth of gold, and a head sheet of like cloth of gold...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2001) 31 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 May 2001
... study of specific material items (books, cloth, jewelry, paint, “things” of any sort), but may also broach more broadly theoretical questions as to the use- fulness (or not) of dealing with material objects as such in our study of the period. Submission...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2004) 34 (3): 611–642.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... The Oxford English Dictionaryy off ers the following then-current defi nitions, all tied more closely to clothing (i.e., to vestments) than to money: “to clothe, robe, or envelop (a person) in or with a garment or article of clothing”; “to clothe or endue with attributes, qualities or a character...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2014) 44 (2): 373–405.
Published: 01 May 2014
... in the valleys of coastal Perú after the eleventh century CE.1 Andean weavers worked with undyed, overspun cotton. They anchored networks of traveling warp threads (vertical) within static flights of weft fibers (horizontal). In effect, the cloth was opened up as the fabric-­structure was...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 571–580.
Published: 01 September 2002
... requires the actor playing the title role to crawl. It does, however, require an extraordinary range of other movements. In the storm of the heath, Lear casts off his clothes (“off, off, you lendings And near the cliffs at Dover, in one of the strangest and least motivated moments in Shakespeare, he...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 January 2008
... favour of a prince to endeavour to do so by offering him gifts of those things which they hold most precious, or in which they know him to take especial delight. In this way princes are presented with horses, arms, cloth of gold, gems, and such-like objects worthy of...