TITLE

God's compass and vana curiositas: Scientific study in the Old French Bible Moralisee

AUTHOR(S)
Tachau, Katherine H.
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1998, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the artistic depiction of God on the cover of the book `Bible Moralisee,' during the Medieval era. Interaction of learned science and theology represented on the cover; Assessment of the painting's meaning derived from its treatment of a divine Architect with deliberate iconographic and textual messages.
ACCESSION #
436698

 

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