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Decorating the Lord's table : on the dynamics between image and altar in the Middle Ages /
edited by Søren Kaspersen & Erik Thunø.
imprint
Copenhagen : Museum Tusculanum Press, University of Copenhagen, 2006.
description
170 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
ISBN
8763501333
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imprint
Copenhagen : Museum Tusculanum Press, University of Copenhagen, 2006.
isbn
8763501333
contents note
Introduction / Erik Thunø and Søren Kaspersen -- 'Domus sanctae Dei genetricis Mariae': art and liturgy in the oratory of Pope John VII / Ann van Dijk -- Cross altar and crucifix in Ottonian Cologne: past narrative, present ritual, future resurrection / Annika Elisabeth Fisher -- Golden altar of Sant' Ambrogio in Milan: image and materiality / Erik Thunø -- Narrative 'modes' in the Danish golden frontals / Søren Kaspersen -- Body and space in the Ølst frontal / Lena Liepe -- Stadil altar frontal: a Johannine interpretation of the Nativity of Christ and the advent of ecclesia / Harriet M. Sonne de Torrens.
general note
"Based on papers presented during the 36th International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo, Michigan, at a double session entitled Image and Altar: Interrelationships"--Intro.
catalogue key
5867455
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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Table of Contents
Introductionp. 7
'Domus Sanctae Dei Genetricis Mariae' : art and liturgy in the oratory of Pope John VIIp. 13
Cross altar and crucifix in Ottonian Cologne : past narrative, present ritual, future resurrectionp. 43
The golden altar of Sant' Ambrogio in Milan : image and materialityp. 63
Narrative 'modes' in the Danish golden frontalsp. 79
Body and space in the Olst frontalp. 129
The Stadil Altar frontal : a Johannine interpretation of the Nativity of Christ and the advent of Ecclesiap. 147
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