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Theophilus and the theory and practice of medieval art

Author: Heidi C Gearhart
Publisher: University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Explores Theophilus' On Diverse Arts, a twelfth-century treatise on artistic techniques. Examines the system of values according to which medieval artists operated and created art objects"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
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Gearhart, Heidi C., 1976-
Theophilus and the theory and practice of medieval art.
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2017]
(DLC) 2016037480
(OCoLC)959552270
Named Person: Theophilus, Presbyter
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Heidi C Gearhart
ISBN: 9780271079837 0271079835
OCLC Number: 1001338194
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 193 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations.
Contents: Pedagogy and exegesis --
The transformation of matter --
Monastic labor and craft --
The display of skill.
Responsibility: Heidi C. Gearhart.

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