The Canonical Office in Renaissance Painting: Raphael's Madonna at Nones

van Buren, Anne H.
March 1975
Art Bulletin;Mar1975, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p41
Academic Journal
Analyzes the theme of the Hours of the Canonical Office prayers in the Renaissance painting Madonna at Nones by Raphael. Interpretations of the prayers; Theory on the origin of the concept of books in paintings; Discussion on the design of the painting.


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