Word and Image / Edition 1

Word and Image / Edition 1

by William J. Diebold
     
 

"This up-to-date, reliable introductory account and interpretation of early medieval art combines art, history, and ideas from around 600 to 1050. Diebold describes diversity and complexity of early me"See more details below

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"This up-to-date, reliable introductory account and interpretation of early medieval art combines art, history, and ideas from around 600 to 1050. Diebold describes diversity and complexity of early me"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813338798
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,322,856
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

Acknowledgments

Introduction: The Character of Early Medieval Art

Books for the Illiterate? Art in an Oral Culture

Art in the Service of the Word

Books for the Illiterate? Meaning in Early Medieval Art

The Crisis of Word and Image

Inscriptions and Images: Artist and Patron in the Early Middle Ages

Conclusion: "Brother, What Do You Think of This Idol?"

Notes

Further Reading in English

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