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Author Seubert, Xavier

Title Beyond the Text : Franciscan Art and the Construction of Religion
Published Franciscan Institute Publications, 2014


Description 1 online resource
Contents Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; List of Contributors; Introduction: The Early Italian Representations of Francis of Assisi; The Joy of St. Francis: Bellini's Panel in the Frick Collection; Ocular Chastity: Optical Theory, Architectural Barriers, and the Gaze in the Renaissance Church of San Marco in Florence; Franciscans and the Man of Sorrows in Fifteenth-Century Padua; Standing on the Threshold: Beholder and Vision in the St. Francis Cycle in the Upper Church; Images of Franciscan History
Artistic Diversity in Color and Style of the Habit in Paintings of St. Francis of Assisi in the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth CenturiesFrom Conversion to Reconversion: Assessing Franciscan Missionary Practices and Visual Culture in Colonial Mexico; The 1472 Translatio of the Relics of St. Bernardine of Siena: A New Interpretation of aFresco by Pinturicchio in the Bufalini Chapel in Santa Maria in Aracoeli in Rome; Gender, Image, and Devotion in Illustrated Manuscripts of the Meditationes Vitae Christi
The Eyes Have It: The Question of Redemptive Vision in the Verger de Soulas(Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS fr. 9220)The Place of Aesthetics and the Arts in Medieval Franciscan Theology; The Transubstantiation of St. Francis of Assisi: Searching for a Paradigm; Bonaventure, Bessarion and the Franciscan Coat of Arms; A Byzantine Franciscan and the Coincidence of Opposites; Index
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Subject Franciscan art.
Christianity and art.
Christianity and art.
Franciscan art.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1306329558