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Italian Medieval Sculpture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Cloisters
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Lisbeth Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Jack Soultanian
Categories: Sculpture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Ende und Vollendung
Language: de
Pages: 763
Authors: Kölner Mediävistentagung, Martin Pickave
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Stärker als in anderen Epochen prägte im Mittelalter die Eschatologie das Verständnis vom Menschen und der Welt. Die Autoren des vorliegenden Bandes widmen sich der eschatologischen Orientierung des Mittelalters in ihrer Vielschichtigkeit und ihren Wechselwirkungen. Schwerpunkte bilden hierbei Fragen nach dem Einfluß und der Gestaltung eschatologischer Motive in der Philosophie
A Companion to Medieval Pisa
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Kölner Mediävistentagung, Martin Pickave
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-25 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume comprises a multidisciplinary study of Pisa’s socio-economic, cultural, and political history, art history, and archaeology at the time of the city’s greatest fame and prosperity during the transformative period of the Middle Ages.
The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture
Language: en
Pages: 677
Authors: Colum Hourihane
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume offers unparalleled coverage of all aspects of art and architecture from medieval Western Europe, from the 6th century to the early 16th century. Drawing upon the expansive scholarship in the celebrated 'Grove Dictionary of Art' and adding hundreds of new entries, it offers students, researchers and the general
Inventories of Textiles – Textiles in Inventories
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Thomas Ertl, Barbara Karl
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-12 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Inventories are among the oldest documents to survive from ancient times. Textiles take an important place within them and inform – among other things – about value, context of use, material, fashion, trade or techniques. This is all the more relevant, as textiles were then the most important trade goods