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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 483–509.
Published: 01 September 2009
... consumers, artisans, and retailers. Such networks were fundamental to the way dress fashions developed and achieved wider diffusion during this period. Wealthy Florentines closely supervised the many different stages involved in the acquisition of clothing, often drawing on expertise they had accumulated as...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 619–641.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Margaret F. Rosenthal The album amicorum , or album of friends, is a singular visual example of early modern travelers' fascination with swiftly changing fashions, regional customs, family lineage, and manuscript decoration. A type of souvenir scrapbook, the album amicorum preserves in its pages...
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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 2017) 47 (3): 517–543.
Published: 01 September 2017
... translation, one that has only recently come to light. Both drafts not only reflect the translators' frequent recourse to the Geneva Bible but also show them taking care explicitly to signal this recourse in a distinctive, even surprising fashion. Detailed consideration of this crucial feature of the drafts...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2009) 39 (2): 225–255.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Sara Ritchey According to long-standing scholarly opinion, the twelfth century discovered nature. This essay argues that earthly nature was not discovered in the twelfth century. The twelfth-century authors of the philosophia mundi or the sculptors who fashioned the acanthus capitals at Rheims...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 545–570.
Published: 01 September 2009
...-length discussion of the use and hermeneutics of hurch vestments, however, reveals a consistent problem at the heart of ecclesiastical attire: how the changing “fashion” of actual garments worn by the clergy in this period no longer accorded with the traditional, often biblical prescriptions that...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 571–595.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Roze Hentschell This study investigates the cultural and textual relationship between two types of texts that inveigh against the preoccupation with fashionable attire: imaginative secular writing and sermons. While scholars have noted the influence sermons had on secular texts in the period, this...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 545–576.
Published: 01 September 2011
... trend by presenting her as the patron saint of those New Christians who were proud of their Muslim ancestry. These Moriscos fashioned their category-defying Virgin in documents still famed as the most audacious, ingenious, and scandalous of all the myriad forgeries produced by history-mad and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 573–597.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Natasha Korda Thomas Dekker’s The Shoemaker’s Holiday (1599) is filled with shoes. Every aspect of shoes’ social lives is enacted onstage: they are manufactured before our eyes, bought and sold, given as gifts, displayed as signs of status, and flaunted as objects of fashion. This essay considers...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 289–314.
Published: 01 May 2016
... united with Christ through her pain. Analysis of five late fourteenth- and fifteenth-century manuscripts reveals that the legend is fashioned as a practical guide to the experience and rituals of childbirth. The legend also suggests that the act of engaging with Margaret's life (whether through prayer...
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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): 459–481.
Published: 01 September 2009
... nobles moved in and out of a ruler’s household.7 These developments had an enormous impact on the material cul- ture of the age, which witnessed an unrestrained accumulation of goods.8 Luxury objects and fashionable garments were valuable assets that set elite families apart from the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 543–570.
Published: 01 September 2002
... his homeland, has forsaken any signs that reveal his proper national affiliation by wearing the various French garments. He has invited foreign fashion “hither,” thus becoming a foreigner in his own land. The body of the English subject, cov- ered over with “so much” that is French, not only...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 437–451.
Published: 01 September 2003
... hidden ide- ological agenda that informs the portrayal of the landscape, which in turn promotes the ideology. The paintings of the period fashioned an ideal image of rural life, suggesting a “stable, uniŽed, almost egalitarian society.”2 When one examines the English society of the day, however, a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 597–617.
Published: 01 September 2009
... the laws. The political nature of sumptuary laws may not be as explicit as the familial and social ruptures caused by excessive spending. And yet they were evidently political insofar as they proscribed clothing, fashions, fabrics, col- ors, and jewelry for societal groups in a way that...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 427–431.
Published: 01 September 2002
... created by a machine for any general market, her bejeweled volumes reanimate the kind of patronage Christine de Pizan had sought two centuries earlier. However, insofar as Inglis often copied out printed books, mimicking the fashions of moveable typefaces, her handwritten work specifically contests...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 623–653.
Published: 01 September 2013
... drugs as a public performance with social consequences and marketed it as a fashionable, healthful addiction. His treatise bears witness to the growth of a specialized craft and the creation of an audience for its consumption, while it also illustrates that from 1670 to 1700 the discourse on hot...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 543–556.
Published: 01 September 2015
... closest parallels are a small number of prints from the late seventeenth and eighteenth centu- ries that are decorated with fabric.13 The Museum of London owns three of these so-­called “fashion plates,” which are now quite rare. The plate that is most widely known is a colored engraving of William...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 31–42.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., and both poets excel at fashioning this Baroque topos. In both poetic renditions, Jerusalem is depicted as a woman sitting alone, lamenting her fate: compare “Still in the night shee weepes, and her teares fall / Downe by her cheekes along” (Donne, 371; 5 – 6) to “lágrimas amargas de sus ojos...