TITLE

MEDIEVAL FOOLS IN BIBLICAL ICONOGRAPHY

AUTHOR(S)
Pietrini, Sandra
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Medieval English Theatre;2002, Vol. 24, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "Medieval English Theatre" (METh) is presented. It explores the representation of Jesters and entertainers of various kinds in medieval art. It states about the lack of a relationship between the representations and the religious codices, accompanying them. It also investigates the implications of the characteristics and attributes of insipiens (wise fools).
ACCESSION #
31588603

 

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