Medieval Illuminators and Their Methods of Work (Book, 1993) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Medieval Illuminators and Their Methods of Work

Medieval Illuminators and Their Methods of Work

Author: J J G Alexander
Publisher: Yale University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a survey of manuscript illumination throughout Europe from the 4th to the 16th century. Alexamder discusses the social and historical context of the illuminators' lives, considers their  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J J G Alexander
ISBN: 0300056893 9780300056891
OCLC Number: 59906381
Description: 224 unnumbered pages : 247 illustrations (29 color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Abbreviations preface 1. The Medieval Illuminator: Sources of Information 2. Technical Aspects of the Illumination of a Manuscript 3. Programmes and Instructions for Illuminators 4. Illuminators at Work: the Early Middle Ages 5. Illuminators at Work: the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries 6. Illuminators at Work: the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries Appendix 1. Contracts for Illumination Appendix 2. Illuminators' Preliminary Marginal Drawings List of Illustrations Bibliography Index of Manuscripts Cited Index.
Responsibility: J.J.G. Alexander.
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