TITLE

Nostra Conversatio in Caelis Est: Observations on the Sacra Conversazione in the Trecento

AUTHOR(S)
Goffen, Rona
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun79, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p198
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Sacra Conversazione perception of the devotional image of sacred paintings, as represented by the Madonna and Child and saints. Semantics of the term sacra conversazione; Effort of scholars to ascribe the critical development of the defined image; Discussion on the scriptural and patristic meaning of the term.
ACCESSION #
5306707

 

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