The Copenhagen Bohun manuscripts : women, representation, and reception in late fourteenth-century England (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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The Copenhagen Bohun manuscripts : women, representation, and reception in late fourteenth-century England

Author: Marina Vidas
Publisher: Copenhagen : Museum Tusculanum Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Copenhagen Bohun Manuscripts provides a detailed analysis of the components of two exquisitely illuminated fourteenth-century English manuscripts, the Hours of the Virgin and the Lives of the Virgin Mary, St. Margaret, and Mary Magdalene. Based on pictorial as well as documentary evidence, Marina Vidas offers a detailed assessment of the manuscripts' patronage, provenance, imagery, and texts. The result is a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
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Named Person: Bohun family; Bohun family.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marina Vidas
ISBN: 9788763543248 8763543249
OCLC Number: 1109865214
Description: 210 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : color facsimiles ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Marina Vidas.

Abstract:

"The Copenhagen Bohun Manuscripts provides a detailed analysis of the components of two exquisitely illuminated fourteenth-century English manuscripts, the Hours of the Virgin and the Lives of the Virgin Mary, St. Margaret, and Mary Magdalene. Based on pictorial as well as documentary evidence, Marina Vidas offers a detailed assessment of the manuscripts' patronage, provenance, imagery, and texts. The result is a fascinating insight into the remarkable production of English illuminated manuscripts of this period."--

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