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A spouse to Medieval Art brings jointly state of the art scholarship dedicated to the Romanesque and Gothic traditions in Northern Europe.

  • Brings jointly state-of-the-art scholarship dedicated to the Romanesque and Gothic traditions in Northern Europe.
  • Contains over 30 unique theoretical, ancient, and historiographic essays by means of popular and emergent scholars.
  • Covers the vibrancy of medieval artwork from either thematic and sub-disciplinary perspectives.
  • Features a world and bold diversity - from reception, Gregory the nice, accumulating, and pilgrimage paintings, to gender, patronage, the marginal, spolia, and manuscript illumination.

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