Vision, devotion, and self-representation in late medieval art / Alexa Sand.
Sand, Alexa Kristen author.
|Format||Book and Print|
|Publication Info||New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2014.|
|Description||xii, 408 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 27 cm|
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|Contents||Introduction: self-reflection, devotion, and vision in the image of the book owner at prayer -- Saving face: the Veronica and the Visio Dei -- From Memoria to Visio: revising the donor -- Framing vision: the image of the book owner and the reflexive mode of seeing -- Domesticating devotion: body, space, and self -- Conclusion: Power and the portrait: negotiating gender.|
|Abstract||"This book focuses on one of the most attractive yet poorly understood features of late-medieval manuscript illumination: the portrait of the book owner at prayer within the pages of her own prayer-book"-- Provided by publisher.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
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|Joyner||General Stacks||ND3337 .S26 2014||✔ Available||Place Hold|