Merchants, princes and painters : silk fabrics in italian and northern paintings : 1300-1550 (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Merchants, princes and painters : silk fabrics in italian and northern paintings : 1300-1550

Author: Lisa Monnas
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, cop. 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Silk was one of the great social signifiers of the later Middle Ages, and it is represented in a profusion of paintings from the period, demonstrating the opulence of the patron's own dress.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Monnas
ISBN: 9780300111170 0300111177
OCLC Number: 644408684
Description: xi, 408 p. : il
Responsibility: Lisa Monnas.

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Chosen as an Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 by Choice Magazine * Choice * "[A] densely written, carefully documented, and beautifully illustrated book. . . . Lisa Monnas's work is a superb Read more...

 
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